Hematite Crystal Meaning & Properties
Hematite is a natural stone that is often used to balance and support the healing of your body and your home when used with feng shui intention.
What is hematite stone good for?
Hematite is a natural stone that is often used to balance and support the healing of your body and your home when used with feng shui intention. The dark color can be used to protect and absorb any negative energies in your home. It's also connected with the root chakra, so it's grounding and stabilizing.
Can you get hematite wet?
Hematite cannot go in the water because it contains iron oxide that can rust. It may be washed briefly or soaked in water, but it should not be immersed for lengthy periods.
How can I tell if my hematite is real?
Hematite is real if it feels heavy, is dark black or gray in color, and has a metallic sheen. In other forms, hematite will have a rusty, red color to it. This makes sense considering that the prefix “hema” comes from the Greek word for blood, implying the presence of red.
What is hematite used for in everyday life?
Hematite has a wide variety of other uses, but their economic significance is very small compared to the importance of iron ore. The mineral is used to produce pigments, preparations for heavy media separation, radiation shielding, ballast, and many other products.
Who shouldnt wear hematite?
WARNING: Avoid wearing Hematite jewelry if you have a pacemaker. One of the Hematite side effects is that it can disrupt the magnetic field of pacemakers.
Where is hematite found in the world?
Hematite is commonly found throughout the world. The primary source for hematite is a sedimentary deposit in the Lake Superior district in North America. Other deposits include Brazil (Minas Gerais), Venezuela (Cerro Bolívar) and Canada (Labrador, Quebec).
How hard is hematite?
Hematite ranges in hardness from soft to moderately hard (about 1 to 6 on the Mohs Hardness Scale).
Where can I buy Hematite crystal in Australia?
Here at Dante’s Luxury we ethically source all our crystals.
As a small family owned business based here in the heart of Sydney we deliver beautiful Hematite products all across the country.
We stock a range of Hematite crystals with free shipping over $75, we know there’s something for everyone.
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