Hematoid Quartz Crystal Properties

Self-Esteem, Transmute, Focus

Gems By LYC
3 min readMay 18, 2023

Aka: Harlequin Quartz, Fire Quartz, Spectacularite Quartz, Red Quartz, Ferruginous Quartz

Heat Treated Hematoid Quartz

Spiritual Properties

  • Inspires you to manifest new beginnings
  • Promotes spiritual growth and higher awareness
  • Strengthens the mind, body, and spirit connection
  • Assists during astral travel, dream-work, and shamanic journeying
  • Manifests dreams into physical reality by enhancing focus and concentration
  • Helps enhance psychic abilities by providing a clear connection to your higher self
  • Contains both the amplification properties of quartz and the balance and stability of hematite
  • Reveals your life purpose and where you need to apply effort in order to attain what you want
  • When held in meditation it brings up past life issues from previous incarnations which are still affecting your present life

Mental Properties

  • Boosts concentration and focus
  • Aids you in seeking a new path or ideas
  • Helps bring will and courage into your life
  • Will make you realize that you can learn from your previous mistakes
  • Improves willpower and boosts self-confidence, self-esteem, and self-worth
  • Aids in communication between those areas of your life that are in conflict
  • Enhances your awareness beyond the painful experiences to a more enlightened perspective
  • Helps you understand the difference between an unconscious reaction and a conscious response
Golden Healer Hematoid Quartz

Emotional Properties

  • Brings optimism into your life
  • Calms you down in moments of distress or anger
  • Transforms old hurts into a loving self-forgiveness
  • Balances the opposite sides of the emotional spectrum
  • Fosters calmness and patience in animals and children alike
  • Heals the heart and allows you to love freely without fear of being hurt again
  • Brings understanding and clarity to your emotions helping you to perceive the difference between conscious responses and unconscious reactions

Kundalini Properties

  • Balances yin and yang energies
  • Dissolves imbalances in your aura
  • Provides a protective shield around the aura
  • Transforms negative energy into positive energy
  • Removes the darkness from your mind and body
  • Grounds chaotic energy from the crown chakra down to the root
  • Removes negative energies attached to you through psychic attacks or unhealthy relationships


  • Chakras: Root, Sacral, and Solar Plexus
  • Energy: Receptive
  • Planets: sun, Earth
  • Element: Fire, Earth
  • Zodiacs: Scorpio, Libra, Pisces, Aquarius
  • Number: 7


  • I am balanced and calm
  • I make all my decisions consciously and for my highest and greatest good

Health Benefits

  • Boosts the immune system
  • Enhances physical vitality
  • Cleanses toxins from the physical body
  • Used in the treatment of blood disorders
  • Helpful if you suffer with ADD and ADHD
  • Strengthens the functions of the liver and kidney
  • Increases blood circulation which enhances oxygenation in cells
  • Used on the scalp for stimulating healthy hair growth while treating skin disorders like psoriasis or eczema

Physical Properties

Color: Colorless with red inclusions as well as pale yellow to a deep rust color

Habit: Crystallized in masses, nodules, clusters, druzy, as well as inclusions within existing Quartz

Rarity: Common

Luster: Vitreous

Species: Quartz

Zoning: Possible

Parting: Absent

Streak: White

Gravity: 2.65 to 2.91

Tenacity: Brittle

Fracture: Conchoidal

Cleavage: {0110} Indistinct

Hardness: 7

Locations: United States, Brazil, Madagascar, China, Switzerland, South Africa, Morocco, and Germany

Twinning: Possible, rare

Inclusions: Hematite and iron oxide

Dispersion: 0.013

Chatoyancy: Absent

Pleochroism: Absent

Fluorescence: Absent

Birefringence: +0.009

Diaphaneity: Transparent to Opaque

Melting point: A-quartz — 1670 °C, B-quartz — 1713 °C

Luminescence: Pale yellow, white, or blue (short and long wave)

Chemical Name: Silicon

Refractive Index: 1.544 to 1.553

System/Structure: Trigonal/Hexagonal

Optical properties: Uniaxial (+)

Chemical Formula: SiO2,

Chemical Classification: Silicon Dioxide



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