COLOR: Poised between lush blue, vibrant violet, and rich purple

CHAKRA: Throat, Third Eye Crown

HEALING PROPERTIES: This gorgeous blue-purple gemstone is linked to various positive and mystical attributes. It is believed that tanzanites have the power to transform negative thoughts and energies into positive ones.

RESPONSIBLY MINED IN: Exotic tanzanite is found in only one place on earth, near majestic Mount Kilimanjaro.

BIOGRAPHY: Tanzanite is the blue and violet variety of the mineral zoisite (a calcium aluminium hydroxyl sorosilicate), caused by small amounts of vanadium.

HOW TO USE: Tanzanite is commonly believed to facilitate a higher consciousness and stimulate intuition and perception. Some believe that it aids in detoxifying the body and improving vitality. It is said to be a good stone to wear or have near in situations where you need a calming and soothing presence.

AREAS OF PLACEMENT: On your person