Mica is a group of shiny sheet silicate minerals with a layered structure often found in other minerals, but occasionally on its own. Mica has nearly perfect basal cleavage and sits at just a 2 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness, making it one of the softest minerals on the planet. Mica is used in many of the things you see every day, including eye makeup!
This Star Mica specimen has little yellow coloring with more of a cream tone. The formations on this piece are so unique and the sparkle is nice. There is a couple crevasses on this piece where the coloring is almost an orange. There are a few quartz crystals within this piece. This is for sure a conversation piece!
Mica is an interesting mineral believed to help reduce any negative traits by bringing them into your awareness. It is also though to help with insomnia, enhance flexibility and reduce anger.
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