The Tiger Eye is an elongated gemstone with an orange-red color and silky sheen with translucent opaqueness. It is a type of quartz that is characterized by its golden yellow to red-brown coloration and chatoyancy (cat's eye effect).
Tiger's eye crystal is formed when asbestos fibers are replaced by silica. It is found in metamorphic rocks and is often used for jewelry and ornamental carvings. Tiger's Eye is a powerful stone that helps you to release fear and anxiety and aids in harmony and balance.