Dumortierite is a rare, fibrous, aluminum boro-silicate mineral. It's found in the form of masses, small prismatic crystals, or as fibrous inclusions within quartz. Dumortierite is usually a dark or navy blue, but can also be found as green, brown, violet, and even light pink.
Dumortierite has distinctive physical properties, including:
A range of blue colors
Vitreous to pearly luster
Orthorhombic crystal system
High hardness (7-8 on the Mohs scale)
Chatoyant or fibrous appearance
Dumortierite is associated with the throat chakra and aids in communication. It's used to:
Treat thyroid conditions, whether over- or under-active
Enhance self-discipline, organizational abilities, and general orderliness
Promote a positive attitude, courage, and trust
Enhance the mind by removing brain fog, mental chatter, and increasing memory retention.
Due to the unique nature of each stone, your item may vary slightly in shape, color, and size from the picture shown. All items are cleaned with white sage before being shipped. However, it is recommended to clean and charge/attune your stone before use.
Gemstones, crystals, and minerals have been used throughout history for spiritual, emotional, and physical healing. The item description for this item is not to be used as a prescription, diagnosis, or treatment. The information given is purely metaphysical in nature and is intended for spiritual guidance. It is not intended as a substitute for medical advice or service.