Howlite is a borate mineral found in evaporite deposits. It often forms in nodules which resemble cauliflower heads. The nodules are opaque white with gray or black veins often showing web like pattern. Crystal form of Howlite is very rare & found in only a couple of localities in the world. The maximum size of crystals is about 1 cm. Howlite is often dyed & sold as Turquoise.
Allows you to be true to yourself & trust your inner knowing. A very calming stone, excellent for insomnia. It helps you to achieve your goals both spiritual & material. Teaches patience & helps to calm anger. Placed in pocket it absorbs your own anger & any anger directed towards you. Opens the third eye & channels higher wisdom. Releases the ties of old emotions to reduce triggers. Great for pregnancy.
Balances calcium, relieves pain, boosts circulation & nutrient absorption.
Crystal System: Monoclinic
Form/Habit: Tabular, nodular, massive
Fracture: Conchoidal to uneven
Lustre: Subvitreous, dull
Specific Gravity: 2.6
Transparency: Translucent to opaque
Colour: White with grey & black veins
Fluorescense: Orange to brownish yellow