Gemstone: Heliodor

Named after the Greek words for sun, “helios”, and gift, “doron”, heliodor gemstones are a golden beryl that are typically translucent with yellow hues and striking inclusions. This flaxen gemstone is rare and underused in jewelry, but its warmth and organically refined silhouettes make it a Hannah Blount Jewelry favorite. 
MOHS Hardness: 7.5 to 8
Origins: Various
Care: Heliodor is relatively durable. To keep your heliodor jewelry clean, use warm water with mild soap and a soft toothbrush or cloth. Heliodor is usually safe to be cleaned with an ultrasonic cleaner.
Healing Properties: Activation of mind and will, stress release, and promotes compassion.