HOW IT WORKS
Carnelian is a "success stone" and can be used to bring luck and prosperity. While protecting against envy, rage, and resentment, it encourages love of life. Carnelian is believed to increase motivation towards action, love, and passion. Use carnelian to stimulate creativity and enhance self esteem.
HOW IT IS FORMED
Commonly found in India, Brazil, Siberia, Egypt, and Germany, carnelian is an orange colored microcrystalline quartz, getting its color from chalcedony silica and other minerals. Colors of this translucent stone range from pale orange to deep rusty brown, getting its reddish tints from components like iron oxide.