Chemical Formula: Mg2Al3[AlSi5]O18


Iolite is a metamorphic rock that has been used in jewelry since the 18th-century in Europe. Because of its hardness and optical properties, Iolite is one of the most difficult stones to cut in order to display its rich color.

Metaphysical Properties

Iolite can enhance psychic abilities and aid intuition by opening the third eye chakra, an energy center on the physical body. Iolite helps us retain and process new information, and is an ideal stone for students.