Witches Herbs and Health

Herbs have been used for centuries, for both medicinal and ritual purposes.

The power of herbs can be really strong and so have been used for castings and rituals by Witches and Pagans as part of their regular practice for centuries.

Whether you are casting for protection, healing, cleansing or strength or for health, beauty, money or success, there is always a herb associated.

Here are our top 5 herbs and their benefits to your castings and your health!


This is a must have for your kit! It smells wonderful and has a strong antiseptic quality. It is so versatile, from using it in magick candles, using it in dream pillows, dropping oil into your bath for relaxation and on the heels of your feet to aid sleep.

It has been used for centuries for cleansing and healing in rituals and spells and is a staple of any witches cupboard as well as many therapeutic properties.

Witchcraft Uses


  • Cleansing

  • Good luck

  • Attraction

  • Beauty

  • Healing

  • Love

  • Banishing


Health & Wellbeing

  • Relieves Stress

  • Insect bites

  • Treat anxiety & depression

  • Insomnia & Restlessness

  • Can help to prevent hair loss


Sage is a well-known plant and is one of the most common and powerful magickal herbs, having been used for centuries for cleansing, disinfection, protection and banishing negative energies and spirits.

In magick, it’s believed that carrying sage in the wallet can attract money and wealth and it has been used for centuries in magickal spells and rituals.

There are different types of sage, White, Blue and Clary Sage.

White Sage Blue Sage Clary Sage

Witchcraft Uses


  • Cleansing & Purification

  • Protection

  • Wisdom

  • Health & Long life

  • Heal grief

  • Banish nightmares & Negative Energies (or spirits)

Health & Wellbeing

  • Aids Memory 

  • Eases Digestion

  • Calming

  • For Clear Complexion

  • Soothes Eczema & Psoriasis

  • Helps to reduce High Cholesterol

  • Treatment for Cold Sores

  • Aids Menopausal Symptoms


Rosemary is well known as a herb for helping the brain & cleansing and purification of negative energies.

Ancient practitioners and Witches have used Rosemary for Centuries for use in romantic spells, to rid negative energies, protection for blessing and much more.

Witchcraft Uses


  • Blessings & Consecrating

  • Protection from Evil Spirits

  • Love and romance

  • Healing

  • Cleansing & Purification

Health & Wellbeing

  • Easing Sore Throats

  • Effective for Hair Growth

  • Clear up your complexion

  • A soother for Eczema & Psoriasis

Rose (Petals and ok - not a herb but stick with us!!)

Rose, known as 'The Queen of All Flowers' is another must have in the Magickal Cupboard of any Witch.

Rose petals are believed to be a symbol of love & romance and sexual attraction but they are also associated with deviations, spells, and healing.

Roses have been a sacred symbol in many cultures and a magickal ingredient in many spells and rituals. 

It's essential oil is sought after and is the ingredient in many anti-ageing skincare products.

Witchcraft Uses


  • Attracts Love & Romance

  • Promotes Sweet Dreams

  • Healing

  • Beauty & Glamour

  • Happiness & Joy

  • Used in offerings to Spirits 

  • Use them to represent the Goddess

Health & Wellbeing

  • Helps Oily Skin

  • Gentle for easily Irritated Skin

  • Aids in Weight Loss

  • Is a Natural Aphrodisiac

  • Relieves Stress & Depression


Mint is a very popular herb and is very easily available. Mint has many health benefits and the Ancient Egyptians used mint to treat and heal a many common of diseases.

It is also another Witches staple!

Witchcraft Uses


  • Purification & Cleansing

  • Protection

  • For Communication

  • Promotion of Energy & Vitality

  • Attract money & Increase Wealth

  • Used to Break existing Spell & Hexes

  • Draw Good Spirits to You to Assist in Your Magick

Health & Wellbeing

  • Soothes an Upset Stomach

  • Improves Digestion

  • Treatment for Bad Breath

  • Helps to combat the Common Cold

  • Improves Focus & Concentration

  • Reduces Stress

  • Promotes Healthy Skin & Hair

These are just our top 5 of the many magickal herbs that you can use in spells & rituals - there are so many more out there for you to try out and don't forget to visit our shop for these herbs in oils form for your spells and pleasure or within one of the aromatherapy candles.


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