Hematite helps to ground and protect you and has been thought to soak up negative energies to prevent them from entering your aura. It is believed that once Hematite has served its purpose, it breaks.
Placement: Hold or place as appropriate. Should not be used where inflammation is present.
Sourced From*: Britain, Italy, Brazil, Sweden, Canada, and Switzerland
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