Ioliteis a magnesium aluminum silicate and appears as grey, pale to dark blue, violet and colorless crystals. Iolite exhibits dichroism (an ability to change colour when viewed from different angles). It can show as three different color shades in the same stone.
Iolite is a vision stone. It activates the third eye and facilitates visualization and intuitive insight. When all the chakras are in alignment it will stimulate a connection to the inner knowing. It is a shaman stone that is used in ceremonies and used to safely have out of body experiences. Use and wear this stone if you find the same patterns repeating itself in your life. If you are trying to find your way mentally, spiritual physically spiritually. Do you want to embrace your inner genius, use iolite to help your mind find the correct direction in life.
Common Healing Properties of Iolite:
Aids in providing you with direction and guidance (physical and spiritual)
Instills hope during difficult times.
Promotes feelings of peace, calming, and tranquility.
Assists in communication with your inner-self so you can better understand how you're feeling.