Bloodstone also known as heliotrope is a variety of quartz which occurs in massive formations.
The colour is green with flecks of red, in smaller pieces of mineral the red does not appear.
This mineral is an intense healing stone and a "stone of courage" it can be used to awaken and introduce uniformity within vibrations of energy in the base, naval, sacral and heart chakras.
It helps one to accept the change in energy fields, and to recognise the beneficial aspects of turmoil prior to perfection.
The message which lies within bloodstone is to "be here now".
It grants one the mastery of renewal-
mental and emotional.
It also provides for the revitalization of love, relationships and friendships.
It has been used in the treatment of the spleen, and to purify the blood, kidneys,bladder, intestines, and liver.
It can neutralise the toxins within the body and can provide for elimination of the same.
It has been used in the treatment of leukaemia, and to stabilize, balance, and increase or decrease, as necessary, the flow of blood.
It has also been used to aid the rectification of failing eyesight, lung congestion, and rashes.