Full strand of beautiful natural Apatite gemstone beads, in a 8mm round shape. Beautiful deep blue green colour. High quality beads with a top polish.
Bead Size: Approx. 8mm round
Hole Size: Approx. 0.8mm
Strand Length: Approx. 38cm (15 inches)
Beads per strand: Approx. 46-48*
*Please note: All sizes and quantities are approximate; bead size may vary up to 10% (either smaller or larger), and consequently number of beads per strand may vary slightly. Our beads of a high quality, but this approximation is the nature of gemstone beads.
Metaphysical Properties of Apatite
Apatite is a member of a group of phosphate minerals, and can be a vast array of colours from light yellow/green to dark blue. Blue Apatite is highly sort after for use as cut stones and beads, and is the colour we stock here at My Beads!
The vivid Blue Apatite is often used as a motivational crystal, and is said to improve ambition, confidence and assertiveness. As a member of the Throat Chakra, is is particularly useful for communication and expression. In a practical sense, Blue Apatite may be utilised when performing or in public speaking.
Physically, Apatite is said to be useful for metabolism and promoting a feeling of satiation – thus, it may help with maintaining a healthy weight. Blue Apatite beads may also have positive effects on the uptake of calcium, which results in stronger bones and improving arthritis.