Some beads are made of Hematite, Hematite helps to absorb negative energy and calms in times of stress or worry. Hematite is a very protective stone and is great to carry to help you stay grounded in many situations. Hematite is also good for working with the Root Chakra, helping to transform negative energies into a more positive vibration.
The other 2 beads are formed from volcanic lava. Lava stone beads are actually made up of basalt which is a type of igneous rock that is formed during a volcanic eruption.
They have many holes and bubbles due to the natural way they became, which means that they are very lightweight
Because Lava Beads are porous, they will hold the essential oil for 1-2 days. Once you notice the aroma fading, simply drop a few more drops of essential oil directly onto the lava bead.
It is important to note that you should only use an essential oil that is safe to come in direct contact with the skin, as you will receive topical as well as the aromatic benefits.
Their physical properties mean that lava beads also have special significance. Lava stone is regarded as a symbol of fertility, endurance, and strength. It is believed to provide stability in tumultuous times.
Because they come from the Earth, it is said that it strengthens our relationship with our planet. It dispels anger, cements our beliefs and provides guidance, clarity, and hope in difficult times. That is why it is said that these stones were worn by American Indians before they went into battle.