Red Hematoid Quartz Crystal Palmstone
Hematoid quartz, also known as "hematite quartz" or "haematoid quartz," is a variety of quartz that contains inclusions of hematite, which is where the red or reddish-brown color comes in. These types of inclusions can take the form of needle-like or spherical shapes. Hematoid quartz is often used in jewelry and other decorative items, and has grounding and balancing properties that can be beneficial to who is wearing it.
The hematoid quartz formation is a natural process that is caused by fluids that are rich in iron and other minerals, they get trapped into pockets inside the rock. As time goes by the trapped mineral start to solidify and create clusters of crystals that appear as red.
Some crystals may have a more vivid and intense red coloration while others may have just a reddish hue. Stones vary! Polished to bring out its unique color and patterns. Hematoid quartz can be found in many different locations around the world, including Brazil, Spain, and China.
It is also considered as a powerful healing stone. Its believed to improve circulation, promotes self-esteem and inner strength. used for grounding and protection, it's also an ideal stone for meditation or carrying with you throughout the day.