Dubbed The Iron Rose, Hematite has a rich history in Ancient and current cultures. It was an early form of mirrors, adorned the faces of Native American warriors, and was ground down for artists to use in paintings.
Hematite has been tied to magic and blood for over three thousand years. It carries a high iron content and is used to prevent excessive bleeding in childbirth. Hematite also eases heavy periods and clots, and amps up healthy circulation.
Working with the root chakra, it keeps the wearer truly grounded and provides protection for empaths with tendencies to be a sponge for others negative emotions. Hematite gives a hearty boost of confidence and courage, allowing the wearer to overcome people pleasing behaviors.
Obsidian is truth-enhancing. A strongly protective stone, it forms a shield against negativity. It blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment. Obsidian draws out mental stress and tension. It stimulates growth on all levels, urging exploration of the unknown and opening new horizons. Brings clarity to the mind and clears confusion. Helps you to know who you truly are. Obsidian dissolves emotional blockages and ancient traumas. Promotes qualities of compassion and strength.