Did you know?
Peridot is said to host magical powers and healing properties to protect against nightmares and to bring the wearer power, influence, and a wonderful year.
Other facts about this precious gemstone:
- Peridot is a gemstone that forms deep inside the Earth and is brought to the surface by volcanoes
- In Hawaii, peridot symbolizes the tears of Pele, the goddess of fire and volcanoes
- Most of the peridot supply comes from Arizona; other sources are China, Myanmar, and Pakistan
This gemstone comes in several color variations ranging from yellowish green to brown, but most consumers are attracted to the bright lime greens and olive greens.