They are a type of blue anhydrite mineral that is primarily composed of calcium sulfate.
They are often found in volcanic rocks and can be found in various parts of the world including Peru, Mexico, Germany, and Russia.
It has a hardness of 3.5 on the Mohs scale and can be polished to a high shine.
Additionally, angelite crystals have a unique optical property called birefringence, which causes them to appear to have double images when viewed under a polarizing microscope.
Angelite was discovered in Peru in the 1980s.
The name "Angelite" comes from the belief that it has a calming and peaceful energy that can connect people with the angelic realm.
Angelite crystals have various metaphysical uses, including promoting peace and tranquility, enhancing communication with angels and spirit guides, facilitating astral travel and dream work, and aiding in spiritual healing and attunement.
Use angelite crystals to balance the throat chakra and improve self-expression.