Carnelian3 smallA type of agate, carnelian is said to possess the same healing powers as all the agates, including the promotion of courage, creativity, harmony and also good fortune. Some call it the actors stone. It is also believed to aid memory and provide balance and eases sorrows. Physically, carnelian has been used to help heal open sores, rheumatism kidney and liver problems, colds and pollen allergies.