The mineral was discovered in the early 19th century in Saxony in the town of Varissia, which gave it its name. Variscite was immediately appreciated by collectors and jewelers. It began to be used to create jewelry and interior items. It is believed that this mineral has magical properties. Therefore, esotericists recommend using it as a mineral. In addition, it is known that variscite has medicinal properties. Therefore, it can be used for the treatment of certain pathologies and to protect the body from various ailments.