Tourmaline

Chemical Formula: (Ca,K,Na,[])(Al,Fe,Li,Mg,Mn)3(Al,Cr, Fe,V)6
(BO3)3(Si,Al,B)6O18(OH,F)4

Description

Tourmaline is a silicate mineral found in a variety of colors around the world. It was first discovered in Sri Lanka, but its most notorious mining location today is Maine. Tourmaline is a well desired gem for jewelry-making with its pink and green “watermelon” variety being the most sought after.

Metaphysical Properties

Tourmaline enhances self confidence by diminishing fear and insecurities. It also aids with inspiration and creativity making it a great stone for artists to carry with them when started a new project.