Black spinel stone is a rare gemstone made up of hard vitreous magnesium aluminium oxide or magnesium aluminate. Specifically, black spinel is one of the rarest minerals that comes from the Spinel family and is a true gemstone often confused with black tourmaline. It’s said that the name ‘Spinel’ comes from the Latin, ‘spina’ meaning thorn – this refers to the sharp crystal formations it’s made up of.

8 on the Mohs hardness scale.


-Black Spinel crystals are known for their action to stimulate inspiring thought.
-They may also help you to release any built up anger, fear or resentment triggered by situations occurring in your life.
-These black stones embody a strong grounding action and powerful metaphysical properties.
-Their action will aid the release of excess high vibration energy to the earth.
-This makes them beneficial to use after working with high vibration crystals.
-They can help to reinvigorate you if you are feeling exhausted, and their vibration may boost your physical energy, aiding you to more easily recover from fatigue.

Healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing, not prescription or healthcare information