Hematite is an iron oxide found in igneous rocks. It is a weighty stone with a metallic black surface. Natural Hematite is not magnetic and should not be confused with man-made Hemalyke or Hematine. If we call the stone Hematite here on Satin Crystals, you can be assured it is the natural variety of high-quality crystal. Hematite grounds and protects us by strengthening our connection with the earth, making us feel safe and secure. Hematite is a stone of charisma, bringing out your magnetic personality. It is also great for circulation and balancing the Root Chakra.