copper is ruled by the water element and venus, the planet of love and beauty. as a conductor, it heightens the ability to direct energy. copper is an essential mineral for the body and has been used since ancient egypt to stimulate healing as it encourages alignment in both the physical and emotional bodies. it has the ability to balance the body’s polarity being well known for improving circulation, alleviating pain, and reducing inflammation. it creates energy and maintains the nervous and immune systems, while also aiding in brain development. it is often worn on the non-dominant side of the body, this is to bring balance to healing and better prevent sickness. working with the senses, copper inspires creativity, clarity, and expanded consciousness. it is said to draw in luck, love, and money.