Hematite is the mineral form of iron oxide and is mined as the main ore of iron.
It is coloured black to steel or silver grey or brown to reddish brown. The name hematite is derived from the greek word for blood "haima" because hematite can be red as in rouge, a powdered form of mineral.
Believed to enhance personal magnetism,will and courage, beneficial for blood flow,stress and nerves.
Origin - brazil/china