Hematite - A very useful stone. It is used to ground or stabilize you and can be used as a protection stone. Hematite can bring mental focus and has a calming effect on us. It helps with original thinking, logical thinking, and mathematics, any type of thinking which requires significant mental concentration.
Emotionally, hematite decreases negativity. This lowering of negativity can benefit by helping balance the body/mind/spirit connection. It also is said to balance the meridians, boost self-esteem, and self-confidence.