The throat chakra is the 5th chakra in the energy system, and is located in the neck and throat region of the body. The throat chakra governs the throat, thyroid, trachea, mouth, teeth, and gums. It represents our creative self-expression, communication, search for truth, and ability to receive and assimilate information.
People with an imbalance here are marked by shyness and suppression of what they are really thinking and feeling. They may come across mousy and uncommunicative, or on the other end of the spectrum, they make talk loud, excessively and seem to have an inability to listen to others.
People who have a balanced throat chakra have clear, free-flowing creative expression, the ability to connect with others through their communication, and have a strong connection to their inner voice and personal truth and will have no problem following their dreams. Someone with a healthy throat chakra will value honesty and integrity in the actions and value truth over deceit and falsities.
Opening and balancing the throat chakra helps with creative self expression. The throat chakra deals with communication and breathing ones spirit into the world.