Red Tiger Eye Bracelet
This Red Tiger Eye Bracelet features a double strand style with polished Red Tiger Eye beads of 0.5cm each and has a circumference of 8cm. This bracelet features a sturdy sliding metal fastening which effectively secures the bracelet on the wrist.
Tiger Eye Meanings
Keywords: Balance between extremes, discernment, vitality, strength, practicality, fairness
Chakras: Solar plexus, sacral, base
Elements: Fire and Earth
Zodiac Signs: Leo, Capricorn
Tiger Eye Crystal Healing Properties:
Tiger Eye is a solar stone of vitality, practicality and physical action. It helps to create harmony and balance between extreme view points or dualities, and is helpful in conflict or mediation. Tiger Eye helps us to take effective action in response to the needs and challenges of physical life. It is thought to be a blood fortifier, and to assist in bringing biochemistry and hormones into balance.
Tiger Eye History and Uses:
Tiger Eye is named for its resemblance to the flashing golden eye of a tiger. Its colours range from yellow to golden to brown arranged in fibrous bands and it can also be found in red and blue varieties, all displaying a beautiful silky chatoyancy. Historically it was used by Roman soldiers on the battlefield as a protection stone and also as an aid in business.
Tiger Eye Geological Description:
Tiger Eye is a stone member of the Quartz family, a silicon dioxide mineral with a hardness of 7. It is formed from Hawks Eye through pseudomorphism of Crocidolite in Quartz. Tiger Eye is found in South Africa, India, Burma, Western Australia and the USA.
Affirmation: I am balanced and strong and act with confidence and compassion.
Keywords: Grounding, manifestation, making the spiritual physical
Zodiac Signs: Aries, Aquarius, Taurus, Cancer
Hematite Crystal Healing Properties:
Hematite is a strongly grounding stone that can assist us to carry very high frequency energies while still remaining connected to the Earth and our physical body. It encompasses both yin and yang energies, encouraging balance, integration and a resolution of polarities. It helps us to see silver linings, overcome confusion and give us courage and strength. Hematite is an excellent energetic support for recovery from any ailment of the blood or blood production.
Hematite History and Uses:
Hematite’s name is derived from the ancient Greek word for blood haima, haimatitēs lithos means “blood-red stone”. When Hematite is mixed with clay it is called red ochre, which when it is ground and powdered, makes a red pigment for painting. The oldest evidence of this practice was recently found in Africa where Middle Stone Age people living approx 160,000 years ago ground red ochre to paint their bodies. Hematite was very popular during the Victorian era when it was used to make marcasite jewellery.
Hematite Geological Description:
Hematite is an iron oxide mineral with a hardness of 5 to 6. It is commonly found in massive form although tabular or rosette crystals do occur. Fine grades of Hematite suitable for polishing are found in Brazil.
Affirmation: I am balanced and whole as I ground Divine light energy into the physical realm.