Malachite is a green copper carbonate mineral. It is part of the monolithic crystal system and has a silky luster. Malachite is often used as an ore of copper. It has an opaque transparency and sometimes has a patterned surface. It is a stone that takes its name from the Greek word for malakos – meaning soft.
Malachite is also known as the Stone of Transformation. It does an amazing job in encouraging you to let go of old traumas and patterns and to step outside your comfort zone. It helps remove toxic emotions, clearing away unwanted energies, and ensuring that those negative vibes stay away. It gives courage, wisdom, and the ability to spot and say no to all kinds of emotional blackmail. It’s a stone that sends a warning bell when things aren’t as they seem, which in turn grants you the inner strength and confidence you need to know that no matter what, this stone will teach you how to have your own back.