A List of Magick Incenses
Allspice is used in spells for money, strength and action.
Use apple blossom for love, fertility, optimism, inner beauty and youthfulness. It is particularly good
in rituals concerning babies and children.
Use avocado incense for desire, increase of beauty in oneself or the environment.
Basil is used in rituals for fidelity and prosperity.
Use bay for healing, prosperity, protection and marriage.
Benzoin is used in rituals for money; it increases mental powers and concentration.
Bluebell is used for faithfulness in love and betrothals.
Carnation is used for strength, healing and family devotion.
Cedar and Cedarwood are best for healing and cleansing redundant influences and negative thoughts.
Like its herbal counterpart, Chamomile incense brings money, quiet sleep and affection, and is used in
spells to do with all matters of the family.
Cinnamon is for spirituality, success, healing, psychic powers, money, love and passion.
Cherry brings new love and divinatory abilities.
Cloves are used in spells for love and money; they repel hostility and improve memory.
Use copal for protection and purification; it is especially good for cleansing crystals.
Cypress is for times of transition to a new phase, letting go of sorrow.
Dragon’s blood is used for love and protection, passion and male potency.
An initiator of change, travel and fertility, fern will also bring hidden wealth, maybe in terms of
Use fig for wisdom, creativity and creation, fertility, harmony and balance.
Use frankincense for courage, joy, strength and success.
Freesia increases trust, especially after loss or betrayal; it also brings belief in a better tomorrow.
Gum arabic (acacia)
Use gum arabic in rituals for dreams, meditation, psychic protection and development.
Heather is used for passion, fidelity in love and good fortune; it maximises opportunities and is
particularly effective in weather magick, especially rain-making.
Honeysuckle is used for money, psychic powers and protection.
Hyacinth assists in overcoming opposition in love; it brings happiness and desire for reconciliation.
Hyssop is used for making a love commitment, for healing and all forms of protection, especially
from psychic attack.
Ivy is effective for fidelity, married love, permanent relationships and constancy.
Jasmine is used in Moon magick and prophetic dreams. It brings sensuality, money and passion.
Use juniper for protection from psychic attacks and physical theft; for cleansing, healing and house
Lavender is particularly good for love and reconciliation,
Both repel spite, protect against malice and gossip; they bring passion and increase psychic awareness
and are good for those who travel.
Lemon verbena will break a run of bad luck; it brings love and protection against negativity.
Use lilac for all domestic matters, acceptance of the frailty of self and others, and to ease nostalgia;
lilac cleanses negativity.
Lily is for purity and breaking negative influences in love; it is frequently used in Mother Goddess
Lily of the valley
Lily of the valley increases mental abilities, brings happiness and restores joy.
Marigold is used for dreams and guarding against infidelity. It is effective in rituals concerning legal
matters, luck and money.
Use mimosa for protection, love, prophetic dreams and purification.
Known to the Druids as the all-healer, mistletoe is for healing sorrows, overcoming injustice and
finding what is lost. It is also good for male potency.
Moss is used for good fortune, prosperity, money and permanence, whether in work or relationships.
It frequently appears in water magick and divination (use with candles on water).
Myrrh is good for healing, peace, protection and inner harmony.
Sometimes mixed with other fragrances, myrtle is used in spells concerning fidelity in love, marriage
and mature love. It may also be used in matters of property and security.
Use nutmeg for fertility and healing, especially of the environment; it will also bring a gradual
increase of wealth.
Beneficial for marriage and permanent relationships, use orange blossom also for restoring trust and
increasing confidence and hope.
Use pine for healing, fertility, purification, protection and money; it also returns hostility to the
Poppy may be used for divination, fertility and making oneself less visible in danger; it also brings
luck and sleep.
Rose is for gentle love, attraction, dreams of love and reconciliation.
Rosemary is used for love and happy memories; it also improves memory and concentration.
Use sage in rituals for health, enhanced mental powers and wisdom.
Sandalwood is effective for spiritual and psychic awareness and healing; use it also in matters of
Use strawberry for innocent love, friendship and happiness.
Tamarind is for love, especially new love, and the rebuilding of trust.
Thyme is used in rituals for courage, divination, health, love, money and purification.
Vanilla brings passion and enduring love; it also increases mental powers.
Use vetivert for love. It can also break a run of bad luck and bring money. It is protective against theft
and all kinds of negativity.
Use violet for secrecy, modesty and uncovering hidden talents.