is a silicate mineral of fluorine and aluminum, with prismatic crystals mostly terminated by pyramidal faces. Pure topaz is colorless and transparent but is usually colored by impurities. Common topaz is wine red, yellow, pale gray, reddish-orange, or blue brown; but it can also be white, pale green, blue, gold, pink, reddish-yellow or opaque to transparent/translucent. We are going to talk a little bit about the healthy benefits behind blue topaz. Topaz is a very versatile material. Therefore it can be cut into a great variety of shapes, such as square, round, octagon, pear, oval, heart and even fancy shapes that can be considered as miniature sculptures. Topaz is allochromatic, which means that its color is caused by impurity elements or defects in its crystal structure rather than by an element of its basic chemical composition. The element chromium causes natural pink to happen. Blue Topaz has an orthorhombic crystal system and a hardness rate of 8.0 mohs.
Healing properties of Blue Topaz
It's being said that Blue Topaz is the writer's stone, because it's for overcoming creative blocks. It also can help to heighten the ability for better communication both written and spoken. It is also a very helpful stone when it comes to public speaking and concentration. It is a great companion when taking difficult decisions in life, like accepting a certain employment offer. It has properties that help getting the mind clear when working on several tasks at the same time.