Hematite brings to your life
What is Hematite?
Hematite’s chemical composition is Fe2O3 which is a kind of iron oxide crystal. It is possible to find this valuable stone in different metallic color varieties like black, grey, silver, reddish brown. Hematite stone which exists all over the world is generally found in metamorphic, igneous and sedimentary rocks. However, it is required to have mineral special equipment investments to be able to mine this rock-forming mineral. For this reason, it can be produced in some countries like United States, Australia, Russia, China, Canada, Ukraine, India.
Due to its high iron content, Ancient Greeks named it blood which was called as Haima in their language. In other words, today’s name of this stone “Hematite” is originated from this Ancient Greek.
Nowadays, there is a wide usage area of hematite stone. For example, it can be used for producing polishing compound. Another area is scientific and medical equipment industry. Hematite is good at stopping radiation. So, it is in usage for radiation shielding for those machines. It is also known that hematite is used to balance ships as weight thanks to its high density. The last but not least hematite is a very nice gemstone with its luster and its healing properties. It could be very nice to wear a hematite bracelet and take advantage of hematite metaphysical properties.
Hematite Healing Properties
Hematite can be your guardian angel with its healing properties. It’s known that hematite beads stop toxic emotions. It will bring stability and balance thanks to its connection to the root chakra. Except these, hematite stone has many other physical, emotional & mental healing properties.
There is no doubt that the first one among physical healing properties is providing a healthy blood circulation in the body thanks to its high iron content. It is known that this valuable stone is good for people have problems about blood flow like heavy periods, high blood pressure and clots. Other physical advantages are that it helps absorbing nutrients and detoxifies your body.
Hematite keeps your area protected. It will bring strength to your life. If you are a person whose ability for empathy is high, you should take advantage of hematite. This stone will absorb all of the negative and toxic energy and save you. It will make you see positive sides of life.
In addition, hematite is also very good for shy people. It helps you to overcome difficulties in life by supporting self-esteem.
Other important benefits of Hematite which is also known as stone for the mind are enhancing concentration, focus and memory. Moreover, it supports to think original and free with all these positive effects.
How to Cleanse Hematite
Cleansing your hematite crystal is very essential and vitally important exactly like the other valuable crystals. To use hematite benefits, it should be cleansed when its positive effects & energy is started to decrease. In time, they become blocked or overstuffed with effects of usage. So, you need to know that healing crystals emit healing vibrations as long as they are cleansed.
There are many different ways to cleanse your stone like cleansing with Himalayan salt, sound, incense. But for hematite crystal, the best way is choosing other crystals which have recharging properties. Black tourmaline and selenite can be very suitable for this application.
Other point which should be careful on it is methods which are not recommended for hematite. First of them is water cleansing. With this method, you can cause dissolve of it. So, you cannot use your crystal any more. Moonlight cleansing is another method which is not suitable for hematite.
The cleansing period is also an important point. Generally, once in a month will be enough. But if you do not use it daily, this period can lengthen. You should follow the energy of your crystal. When you cannot feel positive effects on you, it is better to cleanse it.
Unfortunately, there is not a certain way to understand if your crystal is cleansed and your application is successful. The only way is to try feeling the positive effects of hematite. If you start to feel, it means that your application was good enough.
Follow These Steps for Cleansing Your Hematite with Another Crystal
- Polish your hematite crystals with a cloth which made of silk.
- Put it among the black tourmaline or selenite crystals.
- Manifest that why you put it there.
- After 24 hours, receive it back.