Comfort Collection: Dumortierite

Dumortierite was discovered about a hundred years ago by a French paleontologist named Dumortier. Africans believed that the stone was petrified water because it was always found in waters vicinity. Its rich blue color is caused by the presence of manganese, iron and zinc. Dumortierite induces deep relaxation and a feeling of harmony. This crystal can be very soothing when used to support chemotherapy and menopause. Especially when used together with citrine and moonstone. 

Some recommendations for using Dumorterite for animal healing:
* digestion upsets
* emotional stress and tension
* travel anxiety
* skin irritations
* tolerance towards you and others
* calming

Some associated healing attributes of Dumortierite for humans:
* helps with balance and motion related disorders
* travel sickness
* nervous system disorders
* GI upsets 
* nausea and vomiting
* headaches
* emotional tension and anxiety
* tolerance
* calms the nerves
* upset stomach

Dumortierite Chakra association: brow or third eye
Common sources: Madagascar, Brazil, Canada, Sri Lanka, USA
Astrological association: Sagittarius
Chemical composition: aluminum borate silicate
Color: dark blue, violet blue, and red-brown
Purification and cleansing: once a week under running water. You can place it with quartz crystals to recharge.

* A special thanks and recognition to all of the great writers in this field. The information we share is a compilation of bits and pieces from the many books and online information out there. I am so grateful for all of the insight. Our recommendations are based on that knowledge and not a guarantee of change.*