The Mal de Ojo Bangle is the newest addition to the Back to Basics collection. This gorgeous bangle is made out of solid raw Brass and a stunning large shiny Carnelian resembling a eye for protection. It now comes in 2 other gemstones, Amethyst and Amazonite. Mal de ojo translates to evil eye, jewelry that help against the evil eye have been created for thousands of years in various different cultures. We were inspired by the beauty and power of Carnelian and by the gorgeous designs of Ancient Egyptian culture. Carnelian is said to be a stone of Courage, it lends the courage needed to help overcome difficulties and defend a cause. It promotes idealism, a sense of community and pragmatism. It is also said to attract prosperity, new resources and good luck. It is a talisman for success in any money-making venture. In the workplace, it is a crystal of ambition, drive and determination, and wards off undue pressures of co-workers or impersonal corporations with unrealistic expectations. Amethyst is a powerhouse stone with many benefits. It vibrates at a high frequency, creating a bubble of spiritual protection against negative energy. Amethyst awakens higher consciousness, assists in wise decision-making free of emotional confusion, and facilitates meditation and intuition. Amazonite assists in communicating one's true thoughtss and feelings without over-emotionalism. It also enables one to see a problem form another's point of view in order to affect peace, or to see both sides of an issue objectively to resolve one's own inner conflicts. Making the Mal de Ojo bangle a powerful talisman that gives you courage to live our truth and ignore the haters. This bangle has become a personal favorite of ours , that we wear everyday and hope you guys love it too. The Mal de Ojo bangle is one size that is fully adjustable. Once you wear it just squeeze the bracelet to the desired size. For removal, just open from the back and remove accordingly. Please be aware that this bangle is made of Brass, if allergic do not buy. This piece is made to order, so please allow 1 to 2 weeks for shipment.