Its color is emerald greed. With small crystal pieces a beautiful color variation of dark green color and exquisite shine can be found. This unique green color is considered to be due to small amounts of chromium within the structure. More often fuchsite is found opaque and exhibiting waxy glow.
Fuchsite allows one to use the gifts of the mind, guided by the heart. When used by healers, it amplifies the energies of crystals and speeds up the healing process. Benefits of Fuchsite are believed to include: Decrease of insomnia, improvement self-worth, relief of emotional shock, helps develop quick wit, and resilience.
Fuchsite can be found in notable deposits in Brazil, India, Zimbabwe, Ural - Russia and in the Alps.