In addition to the generic metaphysical properties of Agate, Blue Lace Agate is especially effective in opening the Throat Chakra and assisting those who have difficulty in communicating their true thoughts, beliefs, and intentions. Blue Lace Agate helps those individuals whose thoughts are obscured or are fearful of the judgment of others, encouraging them to share of who they are with the world. Through effective communication with oneself and others, Blue Lace Agate teaches us that our words create the world that we live in and can be a reflection of our highest self. It can help one identify negative speech or thought patterns and encourages one towards a positive change. This stone promotes a stronger intuition and discernment from falsehood. It is a gentle and calming stone that soothes nervous and anxious tendencies and can help bring one closer towards tranquility. Physically, Blue Lace Agate can be used to help a sore throat or any ailments to the throat area. It reduces inflammation and fever and heals throat and lymph infections.