This is a stone of protection. It can open doors and break the bonds. Bloodstone is the "hero's stone." It instills courage. Bloodstone is a healing stone, balancing the root, sacral, navel, and heart chakras and is used to purify the blood and increase life force energies.
Heliotrope can revitalize love, relationships, and friendships. It allows one to be fully grounded within one's physical body by aiding with physical strength and vitality.
The energy of Bloodstone supports one emotionally by helping one to have courage to do what one "knows" is "right" and "true" and to allow one to stay focussed on one's correct spiritual path by finding an "inner strength".
Bloodstone helps to purify one's energy fields of negativity by bringing balance to one's being. As the name implies, Bloodstone is helpful for blood related issues such as anemia. It also helps to stabilize female hormonal imbalances and the menopause.
This stone is used to combat inflammation. Is also an excellent stone for the heart. It cleanses and fortifies blood-carrying organs such as the liver, kidneys, lungs, and spleen. Heliotrope works well on the heart chakra.