Herbs at Mystikal Scents

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Papaya - We use it for:  Increasing enzymes for digestion, heartburn, ulcers and internal bleeding.   Magickal:  Love, protection

Papaya - We use it for: Increasing enzymes for digestion, heartburn, ulcers and internal bleeding.

Magickal: Love, protection

Parsley - We use it for:  Bad breath, blood building, kidney problems, diuretic, gall bladdar problems.   Magickal:  Protection from poison, promotes long life, lust, purification, protection, fertility, love

Parsley - We use it for: Bad breath, blood building, kidney problems, diuretic, gall bladdar problems.

Magickal: Protection from poison, promotes long life, lust, purification, protection, fertility, love

Passion Flower - We use it for:  Eye infection, tension, stress, sleep, alcoholism, sedative, tranquilizer.   Magickal:  Peace, friendship, popularity, sleep, Mabon

Passion Flower - We use it for: Eye infection, tension, stress, sleep, alcoholism, sedative, tranquilizer.

Magickal: Peace, friendship, popularity, sleep, Mabon

Patchoulli - We use it for:  Loss of appetite, sleep problems.   Magickal:  Lust, prosperity, protection, fertility, Underworld

Patchoulli - We use it for: Loss of appetite, sleep problems.

Magickal: Lust, prosperity, protection, fertility, Underworld

Pau D’Arco - We use it for:  Cancer, leukemia, tumors, fungus, blood building, candida, strengthening immune system, malaria, antifungal, antibiotic, and antiviral.   Magickal:  Aids in spellwork to alleviate pain.

Pau D’Arco - We use it for: Cancer, leukemia, tumors, fungus, blood building, candida, strengthening immune system, malaria, antifungal, antibiotic, and antiviral.

Magickal: Aids in spellwork to alleviate pain.

Pennyroyal - We use it for:  Stimulant, expelling gas, female complaints, cleaning lungs and breasts of tumors. (NOT to be used if pregnant, abortive)   Magickal:  Peace, protection, strength (especially during travel)

Pennyroyal - We use it for: Stimulant, expelling gas, female complaints, cleaning lungs and breasts of tumors. (NOT to be used if pregnant, abortive)

Magickal: Peace, protection, strength (especially during travel)

Peppermint - We use it for:  Digestion, nausea, gas pain, colic, chills, fever. Increasing mental alertness.   Magickal:  Exorcisms, good health, love, lust, prosperity, psychic awareness, purification, sleep

Peppermint - We use it for: Digestion, nausea, gas pain, colic, chills, fever. Increasing mental alertness.

Magickal: Exorcisms, good health, love, lust, prosperity, psychic awareness, purification, sleep

Periwinkle - We use it for:  Slowing bleeding, calming nerves   Magickal:  Love, lust, mental powers, money, protection

Periwinkle - We use it for: Slowing bleeding, calming nerves

Magickal: Love, lust, mental powers, money, protection

Plantain - We use it for:  Poulstice: insect bites and bee stings, stopping bleeding and neutralizing poisons from insect bites. Soothing lungs and urinary tract.   Magickal:  Cleanses and purifies, good health, strength, snake repellent

Plantain - We use it for: Poulstice: insect bites and bee stings, stopping bleeding and neutralizing poisons from insect bites. Soothing lungs and urinary tract.

Magickal: Cleanses and purifies, good health, strength, snake repellent

Poke Root - We use it for:  Removing poisons, blood cleansing.   Magickal:  Courage, Hex-breaking

Poke Root - We use it for: Removing poisons, blood cleansing.

Magickal: Courage, Hex-breaking

Pomegranate (whole) - We use it for:  Seeds: diuretic, improving kidney functions. Rind: astringent, diarrhea and moderate fevers.   Magickal:  Rebirth, renewal, ancestor honoring, Underworld, Samhain, divination, luck, wishes, wealth, fertility

Pomegranate (whole) - We use it for: Seeds: diuretic, improving kidney functions. Rind: astringent, diarrhea and moderate fevers.

Magickal: Rebirth, renewal, ancestor honoring, Underworld, Samhain, divination, luck, wishes, wealth, fertility

Psyllium Seed - We use it for:  Scrubbing colon, high in fiber, diverticulitis, colon blockages, hemorrhoids.

Psyllium Seed - We use it for: Scrubbing colon, high in fiber, diverticulitis, colon blockages, hemorrhoids.

Pumpkin Seeds - We use it for:  Diuretic and tonic for the bladder, early stages of prostate enlargement. High in zinc, selenium - antioxidant and cancer fighting agents.   Magickal:  Samhain

Pumpkin Seeds - We use it for: Diuretic and tonic for the bladder, early stages of prostate enlargement. High in zinc, selenium - antioxidant and cancer fighting agents.

Magickal: Samhain

Red Clover - We use it for:  Scurvy, nervous disorders, blood cleansing, cancer, tumors, skin problems. May promote fertility.   Magickal:  Luck, wealth, prosperity, protection, divination, consecrations, love, Otherworld, fidelity, exorcism, success, Ostara.

Red Clover - We use it for: Scurvy, nervous disorders, blood cleansing, cancer, tumors, skin problems. May promote fertility.

Magickal: Luck, wealth, prosperity, protection, divination, consecrations, love, Otherworld, fidelity, exorcism, success, Ostara.

Red Raspberry - We use it for:  Leaves: easy childbirth. Morning sickness and nausea, diarrhea, gastritis, menstrual problems (decreases blood flow without stopping), strengthening uterine walls for childbirth.   Magickal:  Fairie blessings, good health, love, protection of home

Red Raspberry - We use it for: Leaves: easy childbirth. Morning sickness and nausea, diarrhea, gastritis, menstrual problems (decreases blood flow without stopping), strengthening uterine walls for childbirth.

Magickal: Fairie blessings, good health, love, protection of home

Red Sandalwood - We use it for:  Antiseptic, genitourinary conditions such as cystitis and gonorrhea.   Magickal:  Protection, exorcism, spirituality, astral projection, good health, purification, ward negativity, spirit offerings

Red Sandalwood - We use it for: Antiseptic, genitourinary conditions such as cystitis and gonorrhea.

Magickal: Protection, exorcism, spirituality, astral projection, good health, purification, ward negativity, spirit offerings

Rhubarb - We use it for:  Enhancing gallbladder functions, eliminating worms   Magickal:  Protection, fidelity

Rhubarb - We use it for: Enhancing gallbladder functions, eliminating worms

Magickal: Protection, fidelity

Rosebuds - We use it for:  High in vitamin C. Colds, flu, infections, blood purifying.   Magickal:  Good Health, love, luck, dream divination, protection, psychic awareness, Ostara (yellow roses), Beltane (red roses), Midsummer (Litha) (red roses), Mabon (white roses)

Rosebuds - We use it for: High in vitamin C. Colds, flu, infections, blood purifying.

Magickal: Good Health, love, luck, dream divination, protection, psychic awareness, Ostara (yellow roses), Beltane (red roses), Midsummer (Litha) (red roses), Mabon (white roses)

Rosehips - We use it for:  High in vitamin C. Blood purifying, colds, flu, infections, diarrhea, coughs, and dysentery.   Magickal:  Good Health, love, luck, dream divination, protection, psychic awareness, Beltane

Rosehips - We use it for: High in vitamin C. Blood purifying, colds, flu, infections, diarrhea, coughs, and dysentery.

Magickal: Good Health, love, luck, dream divination, protection, psychic awareness, Beltane

Rosemary - We use it for:  Headaches, intestinal cramps, bloating. In tonic: stomach disorders. Improving memory and circulation to brain. Fungicide that destroys Candida Albicans but not bacteria that is healthy for digestive tract.   Magickal:  Loyalty, devotion, love, strength, protection, purification, healing, rest, maintain youth, increase intellectual powers, exorcisms, lust, elves, courage, Yule

Rosemary - We use it for: Headaches, intestinal cramps, bloating. In tonic: stomach disorders. Improving memory and circulation to brain. Fungicide that destroys Candida Albicans but not bacteria that is healthy for digestive tract.

Magickal: Loyalty, devotion, love, strength, protection, purification, healing, rest, maintain youth, increase intellectual powers, exorcisms, lust, elves, courage, Yule

Rue - We use it for:  POISONOUS!   Magickal:  Protection, blessing, consecration, health, ward negativity, curse breaker, mental powers, love, exorcism

Rue - We use it for: POISONOUS!

Magickal: Protection, blessing, consecration, health, ward negativity, curse breaker, mental powers, love, exorcism

Safflower - We use it for:  Gout, high cholesterol, increasing hydrochloric acid for digestion.   Magickal:  Sacred to the Sun Deities.

Safflower - We use it for: Gout, high cholesterol, increasing hydrochloric acid for digestion.

Magickal: Sacred to the Sun Deities.

Sage (ground) - We use it for:  Opening wounds, reducing perspiration, drying up breast milk flow, nervous symptoms, increasing hair growth, memory, sore gums, throat, calms nerves.   Magickal:  Health and long life, cleansing, spirituality, prosperity, protection, spirituality, wisdom, purification, artistic ability, Mabon, Samhain, Yule

Sage (ground) - We use it for: Opening wounds, reducing perspiration, drying up breast milk flow, nervous symptoms, increasing hair growth, memory, sore gums, throat, calms nerves.

Magickal: Health and long life, cleansing, spirituality, prosperity, protection, spirituality, wisdom, purification, artistic ability, Mabon, Samhain, Yule

Sage (powder) - We use it for:  Opening wounds, reducing perspiration, drying up breast milk flow, nervous symptoms, increasing hair growth, memory, sore gums, throat, calms nerves.   Magickal:  Health and long life, cleansing, spirituality, prosperity, protection, spirituality, wisdom, purification, artistic ability, Mabon, Samhain, Yule

Sage (powder) - We use it for: Opening wounds, reducing perspiration, drying up breast milk flow, nervous symptoms, increasing hair growth, memory, sore gums, throat, calms nerves.

Magickal: Health and long life, cleansing, spirituality, prosperity, protection, spirituality, wisdom, purification, artistic ability, Mabon, Samhain, Yule

Salt Peter - We use it for:  Decreasing male sexual drive.   Magickal:  Repel unwanted sexual desire from a man or men. For women who do not want their partners to have outside sexual relationships.

Salt Peter - We use it for: Decreasing male sexual drive.

Magickal: Repel unwanted sexual desire from a man or men. For women who do not want their partners to have outside sexual relationships.

Sarsaparilla - We use it for:  Increasing testosterone, body building, impotency, increasing hair growth, blood purifying, increasing muscle-building hormones, clearing some skin eruptions, gout.   Magickal:  Love, money

Sarsaparilla - We use it for: Increasing testosterone, body building, impotency, increasing hair growth, blood purifying, increasing muscle-building hormones, clearing some skin eruptions, gout.

Magickal: Love, money

Savory - We use it for:  Excessive flatulence, indigestion and colic.   Magickal:  mental powers

Savory - We use it for: Excessive flatulence, indigestion and colic.

Magickal: mental powers

Saw Palmetto - We use it for:  Prostrate health, preventing some cancers, lung mucus, increasing breast size, building stamina.

Saw Palmetto - We use it for: Prostrate health, preventing some cancers, lung mucus, increasing breast size, building stamina.

Schisandra - We use it for:  Stimulating libido, aphrodisiac. Stimulant.   Magickal:  Sex magick.

Schisandra - We use it for: Stimulating libido, aphrodisiac. Stimulant.

Magickal: Sex magick.

Seasalt - Magickal:  Powerful aid in protective magic, cleansing and purifying crystals.

Seasalt - Magickal: Powerful aid in protective magic, cleansing and purifying crystals.

Senna - We use it for:  Constipation (with ginger), powerful laxative. Eliminating intestinal worms. Do NOT use if pregnant.   Magickal:  Love

Senna - We use it for: Constipation (with ginger), powerful laxative. Eliminating intestinal worms. Do NOT use if pregnant.

Magickal: Love

Sesame Seed - We use it for:  Breast milk production, constipation, dizziness, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), burred vision due to anemia.   Magickal:  Happiness, lust, money

Sesame Seed - We use it for: Breast milk production, constipation, dizziness, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), burred vision due to anemia.

Magickal: Happiness, lust, money

Sheep Sorrel - We use it for:  Fevers, catarrhs, hemorrhages, urinary disorders

Sheep Sorrel - We use it for: Fevers, catarrhs, hemorrhages, urinary disorders

Shepard’s Purse - We use it for:  Internal and external bleeding, slow hemorrhage of lungs, uterus, etc.  Magickal:  Prosperity and protection.

Shepard’s Purse - We use it for: Internal and external bleeding, slow hemorrhage of lungs, uterus, etc. Magickal: Prosperity and protection.

Skullcap - We use it for:  Diuretic, nervous disorders, excitability, hysteria, sleep aid, poor circulation, high blood pressure.   Magickal:  Good health, protection against headaches, hidden knowledge, protection, wisdom, love, fidelity, peace

Skullcap - We use it for: Diuretic, nervous disorders, excitability, hysteria, sleep aid, poor circulation, high blood pressure.

Magickal: Good health, protection against headaches, hidden knowledge, protection, wisdom, love, fidelity, peace

Slippery Elm Bark - We use it for:  Skin cleanser and soother, diaper rash, hiatal hernia, colitis, ulcers, stomach problems.   Magickal:  Clear communications, persuasive speech. Protection from envy, gossip, and slander.

Slippery Elm Bark - We use it for: Skin cleanser and soother, diaper rash, hiatal hernia, colitis, ulcers, stomach problems.

Magickal: Clear communications, persuasive speech. Protection from envy, gossip, and slander.

Soapwort - We use it for:  Gout, rheumatism, numerous skin disorders, bronchitis, cough, and asthma by making mucus more fluid, so it can be expelled.

Soapwort - We use it for: Gout, rheumatism, numerous skin disorders, bronchitis, cough, and asthma by making mucus more fluid, so it can be expelled.

Solomon’s Seal - We use it for:  Inflammation, poor circulation, bruises, cold & flu, heals wounds. Antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, nutritive tonic.   Magickal:  Elemental offering, protection, exorcism, Mabon

Solomon’s Seal - We use it for: Inflammation, poor circulation, bruises, cold & flu, heals wounds. Antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, nutritive tonic.

Magickal: Elemental offering, protection, exorcism, Mabon

Spearmint - We use it for:  Nausea, stomach ailments   Magickal:  Healing, love, mental powers

Spearmint - We use it for: Nausea, stomach ailments

Magickal: Healing, love, mental powers

Spirulina (powder) - We use it for:  Reducing appetite (70% protein), high nutrient source, energy boost.

Spirulina (powder) - We use it for: Reducing appetite (70% protein), high nutrient source, energy boost.

Squaw Vine - We use it for:  Pelvic congestion, calming nerves, preparation for childbirth, building female organs, painful menstruation.   Magickal:  Root has long been regarded as an aphrodisiac for women and a stimulator of semen production in men.

Squaw Vine - We use it for: Pelvic congestion, calming nerves, preparation for childbirth, building female organs, painful menstruation.

Magickal: Root has long been regarded as an aphrodisiac for women and a stimulator of semen production in men.

St. John’s Wort - We use it for:  Anxiety, damaged nerve endings, depression and hysteria (raising seritonin levels over time), expectorant, viral infections. CAUTION: May reduce effectiveness of birth control pills.   Magickal:  Exorcisms, dispells evil, happiness, good health, willpower, enhance creativity, banish negativity, Beltane, Midsummer (Litha)

St. John’s Wort - We use it for: Anxiety, damaged nerve endings, depression and hysteria (raising seritonin levels over time), expectorant, viral infections. CAUTION: May reduce effectiveness of birth control pills.

Magickal: Exorcisms, dispells evil, happiness, good health, willpower, enhance creativity, banish negativity, Beltane, Midsummer (Litha)

Stevia Leaf (powder) - We use it for:  Sweetener, pancreas stimulant

Stevia Leaf (powder) - We use it for: Sweetener, pancreas stimulant

Stevia - We use it for:  Sweetener, pancreas stimulant

Stevia - We use it for: Sweetener, pancreas stimulant

Strawberry - We use it for:  Night sweats   Magickal:  Love, lust

Strawberry - We use it for: Night sweats

Magickal: Love, lust

Sulfur - Magickal:  Protection, exorcism, destroys enemy's power over you, prevents hexes and curses.

Sulfur - Magickal: Protection, exorcism, destroys enemy's power over you, prevents hexes and curses.

Sweetgrass - We use it for:  In tea: fevers, coughs, sore throats, chafing and venereal infections, stoping vaginal bleeding, expelling afterbirth. Stem (soak in water) for: windburn and chapping, and as an eyewash. Smoke from the burning leaves has been inhaled in the treatment of colds. In poultice: cleansing wounds, drawing out bacteria from wounds.   Magickal:  Burned to call spirits. Braid together to represent the uniting of mind, body, and spirit.

Sweetgrass - We use it for: In tea: fevers, coughs, sore throats, chafing and venereal infections, stoping vaginal bleeding, expelling afterbirth. Stem (soak in water) for: windburn and chapping, and as an eyewash. Smoke from the burning leaves has been inhaled in the treatment of colds. In poultice: cleansing wounds, drawing out bacteria from wounds.

Magickal: Burned to call spirits. Braid together to represent the uniting of mind, body, and spirit.

Tansy - We use it for:  Hysteria, morning sickness, expulsion of worms in children, promoting menstruation, female complaints, kidneys.   Magickal:  Good health, happiness, longevity, Ostara

Tansy - We use it for: Hysteria, morning sickness, expulsion of worms in children, promoting menstruation, female complaints, kidneys.

Magickal: Good health, happiness, longevity, Ostara

Tarragon - We use it for:  Inducing appetite, toothaches   Magickal:  Compassion for others, but not at the inappropriate sacrifice of one's self. Useful for caretakers, helping to extend love and nurturing without becoming martyrs. Helps abused women reclaim their strength and independence. Used in consecration of chalices. Tarragon is sacred to the feminine aspect of the Universe. In particular it is used to invoke Lillith, and may be used in kitchen magick to calm, nurture, and make the guests more compassionate to one another. It should be gathered after Midsummer, but before Michaelmas.

Tarragon - We use it for: Inducing appetite, toothaches

Magickal: Compassion for others, but not at the inappropriate sacrifice of one's self. Useful for caretakers, helping to extend love and nurturing without becoming martyrs. Helps abused women reclaim their strength and independence. Used in consecration of chalices. Tarragon is sacred to the feminine aspect of the Universe. In particular it is used to invoke Lillith, and may be used in kitchen magick to calm, nurture, and make the guests more compassionate to one another. It should be gathered after Midsummer, but before Michaelmas.

Thyme - We use it for:  Headaches, gas, fever, respiration problems, high cholesterol, bronchitis, intestinal worms and skin parasites such as ringworm, crabs, and lice.   Magickal:  Courage, sleep, chivalry, protects against nightmares, good health, purification, love, psychic awareness, wards negativity, swift action, Midsummer/Litha

Thyme - We use it for: Headaches, gas, fever, respiration problems, high cholesterol, bronchitis, intestinal worms and skin parasites such as ringworm, crabs, and lice.

Magickal: Courage, sleep, chivalry, protects against nightmares, good health, purification, love, psychic awareness, wards negativity, swift action, Midsummer/Litha

Tonka Bean (whole) - We use it for:  CAUTION: Anticoagulant (coumarin is in the seeds), which can be lethal in large doses.   Magickal:  Love, money, courage, luck. Used for all forms of good luck, finances, love, health or anything else. It will also help keep your spirits up during a difficult time. Common item in Voodoo magick.

Tonka Bean (whole) - We use it for: CAUTION: Anticoagulant (coumarin is in the seeds), which can be lethal in large doses.

Magickal: Love, money, courage, luck. Used for all forms of good luck, finances, love, health or anything else. It will also help keep your spirits up during a difficult time. Common item in Voodoo magick.

Tumeric - We use it for:  Protecting liver from toxins, high cholesterol, stimulating flow of bile in the liver, breaking down dietary fats, anti-inflammatory for arthritic pain.   Magickal:  Purification

Tumeric - We use it for: Protecting liver from toxins, high cholesterol, stimulating flow of bile in the liver, breaking down dietary fats, anti-inflammatory for arthritic pain.

Magickal: Purification