This red hematite quartz was found in Madagascar. The color varies from light to dark red and is caused by hematite. it appears that the hematite was not present at the beginning of the crystal growth. The crystal started to grow as a clear rock crystal, at a later stage it was mixed with hematite, which gave the mineral a red color.
Quartz can be found all over the world and hematite is also common. The combination in which hematite is deposited on clear quartz crystals is a rarity.
How Hematite Quartz works
Red hematite quartz has a calming effect and helps to counteract panic attacks. It provides stability in periods of stress and has a grounding effect so that you can see everything clearly again and focus on the important things. These crystals are ideal for individuals with ADD or ADHD.