Full strand of beautiful natural Apatite beads, in a lovely small pebble/nugget shape.
Strand Length: Approx. 38cm (15 inches)
Bead Size: approx. 7mm to 8mm long, 6mm to 7mm wide.
Hole Size: approx. 0.8mm
Beads per strand: Approx. 55
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.