Gemological info: Iolite is a gemstone variety of cordierite. A property called pleochroism is very pronounced in Iolite, creating various colourways when the stone is seen through multiple positions. Overall, Iolite appears as indigo or violet-blue, but in varying angles, they may shift to a honey colour or yellow-gray, and even to a translucent light blue.
Metaphysical Properties: Iolite assists in the recovery of balance and prescribed for those suffering from lack of motivation, disorientation, distraction, and chronic disorganization. It drives a person to take on responsibility, provides self-assurance, and endurance in adverse situations. It is an excellent source of energy when used for the elimination of debt and the responsible management of money. Iolite returns a sense of perspective to those who feel they are cursed and inspires anyone with a chaotic life to start to bring order in small practical ways.
Astrological sign: Libra