Carnelian is a form of chalcedony (in quartz family). Itowes its red to reddish brown color to colloidally dispersed hematite (iron oxide). It is a close relative of sard, differing only in the shade of red.
Helps with: Courage, security and safety, willpower, determination, returning passion to relationships, developing a healthy sense of self, focusing on the present moment, overcoming abuse, protection against envy, boosting energy
Chakras: Red/orange – root; brown/orange - sacral
Placement: on or near your belly button, as a bracelet, near the root chakra, carry in pocket
Corresponding Astrological Sign: Virgo
We intuitively pick each piece just for you. Each tumble is about .75-1" and weighs approximately .5-.6 oz. Each piece will vary slightly in color, size and pattern. Quarter shown for size comparison.