Pearls represent innocence, faith and charity. They are said to enhance personal integrity and help to provide a focus for ones attention.

Pearls symbolise purity and are known as a "stone of sincerity". They are said to bring truth to situations and loyalty to a “cause”. They are said to calm boisterous behaviour and bring a gentle sedation to frantic situations.

In physical healing Pearls treat digestive disorders and the soft organs of the body. They are believed to be helpful for IBS suffers bringing relief to feelings of bloating. Pearl increases fertility and eases childbirth.