Green mica is one of many colours of mica. It is a member of the silicate family and is found in igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks. Mica is mined in countries all over the world, including Belgium, Brazil, India, Russia and China. The world “mica” is dervied from the Latin word “micare”, which means to shine”. This name was given to this group of minerals because they typically form in thin sheets and have a pearly lustre. Some of the more common types of this mineral include Fuchsite, Anandite, Muscovite and Lepidolite.
Mica is said to have many beneficial properties, including amplyfying energy, protecting from negative energy and grounding oneself. It is also said to be helpful in reducing stress and promoting relaxation. Some people use mica in crystal healing to help balance the body’s energy fields and promote healing