The Care Bear Stare is an ability that most members of the Care Bear Family possess. The primary uses of this ability are to defeat the Care Bears' enemies and to heal people and objects that have been corrupted by them.
In the Nelvana Series episode "Bright Heart's Bad Day" the process is explained by Brave Heart as finding their centre, focusing their emotions and forcing the energy out of their symbols. The tummy symbol is used for this ability.
In Oopsy Does It! and Adventures In Care-A-Lot The stare is a way of cheering anyone up. All the bears (except Oopsy) can use it.
In the Welcome to Care A lot series: all care bears has except wonderheart bear. their stare was used by carries a distress signal, power ability, the color was based on the color of the badge.
When the Stare/Call is used it creates a ray of light that is usually filled with hearts and stars and also it glitters. When it strikes a major enemy of the Care Bear Family is appears to harm them whereas when it hits someone or something who has been affected by one of their enemies it appears to heal them from the evil power. Beastly is the only enemy who has been seen to be affected to a greater degree, occasionally starting to act very nice when struck by the stare.