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Apatite Beads

What Are Apatite Beads?

A collection of phosphorus minerals forms apatite. These include chlorapatite, hydroxyapatite, and fluorapatite. The gemstones are found across the globe in Sri Lanka, Canada, the United States, and Brazil. 

History Of Apatite

Apatite is as old as life, or even older. It is the mineral present in the teeth and bones of animals. In 1786, a German geologist gave the mineral its name, which means 'to deceive.' Apollo astronauts also discovered the gemstone beads on the moon rocks, which they brought back to Earth. 

Where Does Apatite Come From?

Apatite is essential in the production of phosphorus. Rocks with apatite produce phosphate, which is later used as fertilizer. The pharmaceutical and chemical industries also use this. 

The natural apatite mineral is abundant across the globe and is also an essential mineral that forms the teeth and bones of animals. The Apollo astronauts who returned with moon rock to Earth also found the mineral in it. 

Benefits Of Wearing Apatite Beads

Apatite gemstone beads are said to be highly beneficial to their users. Some of these benefits include: 

Creativity: When you wear the crystal, you will experience a sudden boost of creativity. If you face artistic blocks, you should try working with this stone. 

Mental clarity: The apatite gemstone beads also clarify mental confusion. They are said to help the mind function better cognitively. 

Physical rejuvenation: These jewels have healing properties like calcium absorption. This is great for bone health and ensures a quick and healthy recovery from bone injuries. 

Emotional recovery: The jewels are said to leave a calming effect on the wearer. If you are experiencing stress and anxiety, you can wear the apatite beads for relaxation and peace. 

Why Choose Beads Of Cambay To Buy Apatite Beads?

Apatite is not as rare as other minerals and gemstones. Hence, there are chances of many fake versions of it also circulating in the market. Purchasing apatite beads for jewelry from reputable sources such as Beads of Cambay will keep you at peace, knowing you will only receive our highest quality products. We have a variety of jewels on our website that you can choose from. All of these can also be purchased in bulk at wholesale rates. We have numerous renowned jewelry brands and designers as part of our loyal customer base. Once you shop from us, you will also become a part of that customer base. Shopping from us is hassle-free. We also ensure the delivery reaches you at the earliest. So, if you are looking for apatite gemstone beads or any other jewelry material or supply, check out our website.

Apatite Beads - Frequently Asked Questions

What Colors Do Apatite Beads Come In?

Apatite colors range from blue, brown, green and more. However, blue is the most popular and predominant color for this stone. Each color also has a different meaning. For example, the blue stone stimulates the throat chakra and aids communication, while the yellow one activates and strengthens your solar plexus chakra. These green stones are good for your heart chakra and help you with digestion issues. 

What Is the Apatite Use?

Apatite is used in jewelry such as rings, bracelets, necklaces, and earrings. Collectors who are adept at identifying the unique hues and crystal formations in each stone also frequently possess them. The stone is also used to produce vases and other sculptures. Healers, too, work with this stone to enhance your overall well-being. 

How Should I Care for My Apatite Gemstones?

Caring for the jewels is pretty simple. Ensure you wipe it with a gentle cloth after every use and place it by wrapping it in a soft cloth and then placing it in your jewelry box. Exposing the stone to other crystals without a layer in the middle can cause scratches on the rocks. You should also cleanse it under water or by keeping it in salt overnight and recharge it by directly placing it under the sun. You can also meditate with the stone to cleanse and restore it.

How Can I Tell if Apatite Gemstone Is Different From Other Gemstones?

Apatite has a different chemical makeup from other stones, making it easier to differentiate. The stone has a Mohs hardness of 5 and a gravity of 3.2 to 3.4. Harder stones, such as diamond and sapphire, may damage it easily.