Alum Stone

Alum stone is something that has been used since ancient times. It has been used as a natural deodorant and aftershave that had become popular in France and most of Europe. How you would apply is fairly simple. After showering, wet the Alum stone and rub it on the skin for about five to ten seconds. Once done, you will begin to feel protected throughout the day. As a deodorizer, it does not cover up the smell the body produces, but instead is said to remove the smell altogether. Today it is mainly found in cosmetics.

Alum is used also used in the purification of drinking water in industries and as an additive in ceramic glazes. It is commonly used as an astringent, toothpaste, pomade, skin whitener, in baking, as a treatment for canker sores. Alum is also hypoallergenic.

Alum Stone is a mineral composed of double sulfate of aluminum and potassium. Its particular molecular structure makes it impossible to be absorbed through the skin. Thus making it non-harmful to an individual’s well being. the stone itself is a water-soluble crystalline salt and can be used in a multitude of ways. Alum mines are mostly located in Asia and South America. Alum stone which is also known as Alumbre is a mineral similar to salt and will eventually dissolve in water. It has also been used in pickling.

Metaphysical properties

Alum has been used since ancient times. In Egypt and the North African coast, it has been used as a protective amulet against evil. It can be used to remove a curse of the evil eye. How the alum burns give clues about the severity of distress. Grind up into a powder and use to stop gossip. Take an amount of Alum powder that will cover a Dime and put it into a muslin Tobacco-sack. Write the interfering person’s full Name on a Piece of Paper, and place the Name-Paper in the sack with the Alum. Just as Alum puckers up the mouth, so will this charm bag keep the person you have named from gossiping about you or messing in your personal business.

A piece of Alum is placed in the home to guard it, and small amounts of this mineral are sewn into or placed in children’s hats to protect them as well. An often over-looked mineral, Alum protects you from negativity and ill wishes in your daily life.

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