Alexandrite is a variety of Chrysoberyl. Normally green in color, Alexandrite will change to red or purple in artificial light. It is a gemstone that intensifies dreams and brings luck in love. The energy of Alexandrite will enhance the manifestation process (both the clarity needed and the actualization of). Alexandrite is highly touted as having regenerative powers. It is a stone of courage, allowing one to face change with no fears. Alexandrite assists in centering the self, reinforcing self-esteem and enhancing the ability to experience joy and beauty.
Lab created gems "have the same physical, chemical, and optical properties as mined gems do" - Chatham Laboratories