Red Muscovite, or Red Mica, has a wonderful sparkle and is said to stimulate awareness of the higher self, intuition and psychic vision. It is also said to stimulate the mind promoting quick-wittedness and problem-solving skills.
Muscovite can lessen insecurities and self-doubt and help you to look forward to the future with optimism. It can also increase self-confidence and reduce nervous stress and physical tension. It is, therefore, a good stone to have close by you when you are dealing with a major life change.
Muscovite is also believed to encourage unconditional love, to open the heart to sharing and to help you to accept in other peoples' imperfections.
In healing it Muscovite is said to help the body achieve its most appropriate weight and to prevent hunger when fasting. It is also said to help regulate the kidneys and pancreas and to relieve insomnia.