Carnelian is a form of silica mineral. Coloured by impurities of iron oxide. Therefore colours range from pale orange to an intense brown-red. It is normally translucsent and highly polished as it is water-worn in its natural state.
Carnelian is for confidence. Said to help blood disorders and eliminate toxins from the body. Carnelian is in tune with the energies of the earth, making you feel anchored and comfortable in your environment. Allowing you to pause and reflect, while feeling settled and more secure.