Haematite

HAEMATITE

Haematite, also spelled as Hematite, is the mineral form of Iron (III) Oxide. Another form of Iron Oxide is Magnetite (chemical composition Fe₃O₄), and is extremely magnetic. Haematite varies from non magnetic to only slightly magnetic.

 

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES:

Hardness: 5-6

Colour: Grey to black

Lustre: Metallic or dull

Chemical Composition: Fe₂O₃

 

HEALING PROPERTIES:

.Protecting

.Supports the blood and circulatory system

.Reduces inflammation

.Boosts self-esteem

.Grounding

.Aids with concentration and focus

.Helps overcome addictions

 

CHAKRA:

Root chakra (base of spine or between knees or thighs)

 

REFERENCES:

The Essential Crystal Handbook – Simon and Sue Lilly

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hematite

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetite

Kiara James