It is protective in many ways, it guards against negativity, including the negative outlooks and behaviours of other people, shields from psychic attack and also protects against temptations which would be harmful or damaging.
It is also said to boost the cleansing of an environment when smudging. Snakeskin Jasper can assist dream recall and offer insight into difficult situations.
Known as the stone of grace, it can help its owner to move more gracefully.
It is also an anti-anxiety stone and can assist in times of worry or conflict.