RED stimulates brain wave activity, increases heart rate, respirations and blood pressure, excites sexual glands. It energizes the first chakra (coccyx). It warms us and awakens us physically and energizes our blood. It is a good color to wear when we have colds and poor circulation. Too much red can over stimulate and make some illnesses worse. High blood pressure is an indicator of too much red energy in the body. It is a color for war, prosperity, fire, and rising sun. Spiritually it is the root color of fire and connects us to our physical self.
ORANGE is the color of joy and wisdom. It affects the second chakra (sacral). It gives an energy, stimulates appetite and it is a
good color for illnesses of the colon and digestion. Spiritually it is the color of joy. It connects us to our emotional self.
YELLOW (yellow) is the solar plexus chakra. It energizes, relieves depression, improves memory, stimulates appetite and helps in
digestive problems. Spiritually it is the color of wisdom and connects us to our mental self.
GREEN affects the heart chakra. It has a calming effect and balances the nervous system. Green color is soothing, relaxing
mentally as well as physically, helps those suffering from depression, anxiety, nervousness. It is a good color for cardiac conditions, high blood pressure and ulcers. Since green stimulates growth, it should be avoided in cancers and other tumors. Spiritually it is the color of love and connects us to perfect love.
BLUE is the color for the throat chakra. It is a good color in respiratory illness or throat infections. Blue is calming and cooling to
our system and hence, a good color to counteract hypertension. Spiritually it is the color of health and connects us to holistic thought.
INDIGO is the color for healing of the brow chakra. It is a good color for sinusitis, immunity problems, and all face problems. Too
much of this color can cause depression. Spiritually it is the color of intuition and connects us to our unconscious self.
VIOLET is the color of the crown chakra. It is cleansing, strengthening, and awakening, suppresses appetite, provides a peaceful
environment. It affects the skeletal system of the body. It is a good color for improving immunity, cancerous conditions, and arthritis. It also purifies the system and is an excellent color for headaches and migraines. Spiritually it is the color of faith and connects us to our spiritual self