Opalite is a naturally hardened silica gel with 5-10% moisture. Opalite is different from most gems that it is amorphous. Therefore, some of the unstable amorphous structures in Opalite will change color or even crack due to lack of water, but there are also some very stable Opalites that do not change under normal conditions. Opalite belongs to the Opalite category in mineralogy. It includes two kinds of gemstones that change color and do not change color. Generally, one is called Opalite (potch), while the other is called precious Opalite/Europe. Po (Opalite).
Opalite is generally white color like an egg . If other atoms such as iron, calcium, magnesium, copper, etc are mixed in, Opalite can form various colors, usually like blue, green, yellow, red, dark green, ceramic, white, etc. And the color-changing Opalite represented by Australia is brilliant and colorful. It integrates the colors of various gems. Because of its strong color-changing effect, Opalite is sought after by Westerners as one of the six major gems in the world.
The effect and function of Opalite
wearing Opalite can inspire imagination, and bring breakthrough and leap-forward thoughts and concepts. Opalite is a gem that professionals and geniuses like to wear. Opalite can strengthen personal ability and talent, enhance decisive execution ability, and attract wealth. It is a must for merchants.
Opalite was second only to emeralds in ancient times, occupying the second place among gems. In ancient Rome, this gem was once considered a symbol of power. Opalite helps to exude personal charm and demeanor, rich in creativity, and as a gem, Opalite is also loved in Europe and Asia.
Opalite helps cultivate extraordinary vision, broad mind, and extraordinary taste, and can formulate ingenious strategies and implement them. Opalite helps to increase the vitality of the body, psychic abilities, and the power of prayer. Pink Opalite like pink crystals can also help love and strengthen popularity, and increase the attraction to men and women. Allowing Opalite to receive more moonlight can increase the popularity of the wearer and become popular.
Care and cleaning of Opalite
Opalite can be infused with oil, wax, or plastic; surface treatments include sugar treatment and smoking treatment to enhance its play-of-color or background color.
Untreated Opalite is generally stable, but intense light and heat may cause cracks, called “cracks”. High temperatures or sudden changes in temperature can break the Opalite. Hydrofluoric acid and caustic solutions can easily damage the Opalite. Do not store the Opalite in a dry place, Opalite will be damaged. A soft, padded cloth bag is an excellent choice, while a safe is not ideal because of the dry environment.