Shungite provides purification, protection, healing, and grounding. Although it is not a crystal, it is one of the strongest mineral healers for it is the only mineral to possess "fullerenes", molecules with powerful healing qualities. Shungite has electricity conducting properties and can aid in protecting against electronic radiation created by technology such as computers and cell phones. It can also heal headaches, back and muscle pain, blood pressure, and inflammation as well as reducing stress and anxiety and boosting one's energy. Shungite can also be used to charge crystals.