Activated Charcoal is known for its cleansing and protective abilities and is used to render a harmful situation neutral. It is also a commonly used incense ingredient to aid in burning.
Agrimony is often used in spells, rituals and mojo bags to protect from and expel negative energies and influences. Agrimony is also connected to Masculine Energy, Jupiter and Air.
Alfalfa is traditionally used as an herb of prosperity and money gathering and as proof against hunger due to a lack of money. It is also connected to Feminine Energy, Venus and Earth.
Angelica has long been known as a healing herb with the ability to cast illness from the body and protect it from harm. It is also associated with Masculine Energy, the Sun and Fire.
Anise Star is a well known ingredient in protective and meditative incenses and is sometimes used as a charm for these purposes. It is also connected to Masculine Energy, Jupiter and Air.
Arabic Gum is used in incense or smoldered alone to add good vibrations and banish negativity and evil from the area. Also associated with Masculine Energy, the Sun and Air. Also associated with Masculine Energy, the Sun and Air.
Especially potent on the summer solstice; bunches are gathered in fields and burnt as offerings to ensure a good harvest. It is also associated with Feminine Energy, Saturn and Earth.
Barberry is sometimes called Holy Thorn or Jaundice Berry. It has been used for fabric dye and in medicine. In magic it can be used to purge evil from the self or to banish or create a barrier from negativity.
Bay leaves are the laurels of myth and legend worn by Roman and Greek victors, and are said to be useful in creating essential oils, spells of wisdom, clairvoyance, protection and healing.
Bayberry can be used to increase sensitivity to energy, boost energy levels and aid in the flow of energy. It is most effective with women and is connected to Female Energy & Venus.