In this category raw shungite beads 8mm of diameterare presented. All beads have a round shape. The hole size is about 1mm. Please note that not all shungite beads 8mm can have absolutely correct geometric round shape. Each bead has its own unique dimensions and may differ slightly from the perfect round shape. The fact is that our beads are cut and made of solid pieces of natural stone. This is not a pressed factory mold. As a result, these products have exactly the same size and perfect shape. In addition, our raw shungite beads have a polished surface. The diameter of the hole of each bead is about 1mm. Genuine shungite beads for sale have non-sharp edges of the holes as a result, the elastic band or cable will not wear on these faces and will last longer.
Care for raw shungite beads
Usually these shungite beads do not require any additional care. You can rinse your beads under running water to remove any remaining shungite dust. But probably this will not be necessary due to the fact that we carefully wash them after they have been made.
It is not recommended to use shungite beads in contact with household chemicals. For example, dishwashing detergent. Also note that over time the polished surface of the beads becomes matte.
The fact that the polished layer of shungite beads 8mm is extremely thin and prone to abrasion on the surface of the skin. The appearance of the beads does not get worse. On the contrary, the beads will acquire the natural color of the natural raw shungite Karelian stone.
In conclusion, We would like to note that in other regions and countries there is no production of this rare mineral and there is a great risk of getting a fake. Read about it in our article-Shungite fake.