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The mica group of sheet silicate (phyllosilicate) minerals includes several closely related materials. All are monoclinic and are similar in chemical composition. The most prominent characteristic of mica is explained by the hexagonal sheet-like appearance and texture.
The largest documented single crystal of mica (phlogopite) was found in Lacey Mine, Ontario, Canada.
As a healing mineral, mica has reflective qualities that can help recognize flaws and see them with love. It is used to improve visions and clarity in mysticism. It is said to help eliminate negative personality traits by helping one recognize them.
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