Magical Oils to Use in Spells

Oils to Use in Spells

Oils have been used in many religious rituals and ceremonies and is considered to be holy. This came from years and years ago and is prepared with herbs and oils. There are companies now that sell synthetic oils and herbal oils, but they aren’t as good as the original kind. It can be hard to tell a synthetic oil from something that is original and sometimes it contains chemicals that aren’t as good in magic as other things.

Incense is sometimes used to take your intentions to the spiritual world, and it can be used for other reasons. Oils are important because they anoint candles and can be used as other powerful tools. You can use the oils to rub on your body, in teas, medicine and other things.

Good Versus Synthetic Oils

You should use oils that are good quality even if they have to be stored for years. These oils have things like Vitamin E in them to help preserve them. This can keep the ingredients from breaking down and they will not go bad.

The purity of the extract is important too and if you use the right oil blend then you will not have as much of a carrier oil. Essential oils might last longer, and you shouldn’t put them on your skin because it can cause allergies. One drop of essential oils can take the place of an entire bottle of something that is diluted.

Power of Oils

Oils are very powerful, and they can add power to you spells. They can be used with candles and with herbs when you are doing spells. Oils are made of herbs and plants that are blessed and some of the oil can be diluted or concentrated depending on how it is mixed.

The energy of the plants help to make the oil more powerful. When you harness this energy, It can be used to focus on y our intentions and to get the desire that you want. The stronger your intention, the more powerful the spell.

Types of Oils for Spells

Oils are normally used with herbs and are pressed together with other things. The substances are mixed inside of the oils and then the oil will rest. It is then pressed out and used in spells.

The oils are spiritual and can be bought or made. There are Wiccan oils that are sold in some stores. The oils smell good, are flavored or have a certain color. Spiritual oils are used in witchcraft and the oils can sometimes be eaten, put on your body or on an object.

There are different types of oils that can be used in witchcraft such as ritual oils, aromatherapy oils, condition oils and more. The oils have been used for years and years and they are used in magic.

Condition Oils

These oils are used with Hoodoo. The oils anoint things in spells and rituals. They can help to bring about conditions that you want to happen or get rid of bad situations. These are also called lucky oils or conjure oils.

Ritual Oils

These oils anointed candles, furniture, money, or other objects and are called anointing oils.

Aromatherapy Oils

These kinds of oils have been around since 4000 BCE or earlier. They are used in ancient cultures such as Romans, Greeks, Persians, Egyptians, and the Chinese cultures. The oils would be used to make the bath smell better or for massaging people. They were also used for cosmetic purposes.


This kind of oil will have a few herbs or plants in the mixture and uses alcohol as the base.

Essential Oils

Essential oils are volatile oils. They are concentrated and they have a strong flavor or smell. They are from a plant, or an herb and they are used in making food flavorings, perfumes, or other oils for witchcraft.

Synthetic Oils

These oils are cheaper than essential oils and they don’t have the same strength of power. You can use them though if you have to.

Massage Oils

Massage oils are applied to the skin and need to be diluted and have a carrier oil. This stops the skin from getting hurt.

Herbal Oils

These are oils that are made from herbs and are used in magical spells. They are made from flower, stems, plants, roots and are charged for the ritual. They have special rules that have to be followed.

Carrier Oils

These oils dilute essential oils to make them usable. The essential oils can irritate the skin and so they have to be mixed with carrier oils. This makes them less strong. You can use mineral, almond or olive oil to make this happen. Olive oil has a strong history, but people use it often because it is light.

You can use these oils in a different way. You can anoint the tools, candles, crystals, amulets, talismans or other objects. You can use it to make an object spiritual just by adding the oil and anointing it. You can use it to anoint your body. Don’t use it if it irritates the skin.

Magic Behind Oils

  • Amber: Peace and love.
  • Bayberry: Protection and control.
  • Bergamot: Money, Happiness, Energies.
  • Carnation: Healing and courage.
  • Cedar: Purifying, healing, and removing curses.
  • Cinnamon: Finances, energies, healing, and luck.
  • Clove: Healing, aura cleansing and creativity.
  • Dragon’s Blood: Getting rid of spirits, purification and removing curses.
  • Eucalyptus: Purifying and healing.
  • Frangipani: True love and love.
  • Frankincense: Purifying, spiritual self.
  • Gardenia: Healing, love, harmony.
  • Heliotrope: Wealth and protection.
  • High John the Conqueror: Removing curses, protection, mental strength.
  • Honeysuckle: Psychic gifts and finances.
  • Jasmine: Dreams, sensuality, and finances.
  • Juniper: Protection.
  • Lavender: Healing and love.
  • Lilac: Protection, getting rid of evil.
  • Lotus: Spiritual being, purifying.
  • Magnolia: Balance.
  • Musk: Sexual needs, opposite sex.
  • Myrrh: Removing curses, healing, psychic gifts.
  • Patchouli: Lust and prosperity.
  • Peppermint: Energy and creativity.
  • Pine: Strength and protection.
  • Rose: Fertility and romance.
  • Rosemary: Energies and protection.
  • Sage: Wisdom and truth.
  • Sandalwood: Spirituality and cleansing.
  • Vanilla: Mental strength and purifying.
  • Vetiver: Removing curses and money.
  • Violet: Luck, love, and protection.
  • Yarrow: Psychic gifts and courage.
  • Ylang-Ylang: Peace, love, and sexual attraction.

Using Oils in Spells

There are different oils that you can use when you are doing magic. Some people will use it to anoint their candle or they will use the wax to get rid of energies of the universe. They can use this to attract love and to attract desires. The oils can also be used during a spell.

Spell casters and witches might use the oil to put on parts of the body that need to be healed. They also can write words with the oils on the body or the runes if the spells tells them to. Some will drink these oils and that is why you need to use a good quality that is safe to eat.

Using Energy with Oils

Buying oils is the easiest way to have it when you need them for a spell, but you can mix your own oils. This is a way that you can use your own energy in the oil to make the oil even stronger. This increases the power of the oil. By diluting the oil with a carrier oil, you can dilute the spell. Making your own though will help to add your intention to the spell and this can be good when you re casting it.

This can make your experience strong, and it can give you the results that you want. It can make the magic work better.

How Oils are Made

When you want to make your own oil, you need to follow the techniques that you are used to. The oils can have different strengths. This kind of creation involves a carrier oil, and it can involve herbs and sitting in a bottle for months at a time.

Doing this procedure over and over might be necessary if you are trying to bring healing. One the oil is steeped; the herbs can be strained out or can be left in the bottle. Some will use different techniques, and this is up to you.

Figure out what works best for you. Some people will grind the ingredients or use a pestle and mortar to mix them. Don’t waste any of the materials when you are making your own.

Carrier Oils

Carrier oils are usually used with almond, olive or mineral oil. Olive oil can be used in rituals to bring positive energy such as healing, channeling, blessing, or doing a certain task. The rituals that are used to banish or destroy something should use mineral oil instead.

The spells can help to get rid of evil spirits and mineral oils have a synergy with other mineral compounds such as amber and magnetic oils.

Use almond oil for channeling positive energies and if you want to make a lighter oil, you can use almond oil for this as well. Use this oil to anoint yourself because it won’t break out your skin. Heavy oils work best for being burned in diffusers.

Herbs and Minerals for Oils

There are different kinds of herbs that can be used for oils. Picking the right blend of herbs will change how the spell works. Patchouli will help with abundance and fertility. It can bring you fortune in your business such as a restaurant venture.

Amber can attract luck and you can use it before you go out on risky ventures to anoint your candles. Blending 2 oils can attract fortune in all things. If you need to develop your spiritual self or your mental self, then you will be able to use Wisteria to anoint yourself. This can also increase your perception. Use vanilla to bring about lust and love in yourself or in spells.

You can use oils such as Lotus oils to get rid of negative influences out of your life.

Making Oil Blends

When you want to cleanse your tools and anoint them, you can do this to reach your spells and your magic. There are some oil blends that are high quality, and they are safe. You can make your own oils with things as simple as one ingredient or with all different ingredients.

If you want to make different kinds of oils, make sure that you have the right ingredients. This can also mean that you need to have the right pot, the right equipment, and ways to cook the ingredients. You will need things like cutting boards, jars, and other things to make sure that the oils don’t ruin.

Whatever skill level you are on, you can start learning how to make your own magical oils. You can then start using your own plants that you grow, and you can do this to make your spells very powerful. There are so many things that you can do with the oils that you make.

You need to make sure that when you do the following oils that you add the ingredients to spring water or oil as a base. Put them in a jar with a tight lid, mix them and then store them for 3 days in the dark. If you are using the blend for something specific, make sure that you imagine your intention while you are preparing it. Then, after 3 days, steep the ingredients and put in a dark glass bottle.

Ingredients for Oil Blends

  • Carrier oil.
  • Glass jar with lid.
  • Essential oils.
  • Herbs.
  • Dark glass bottle to store the oil.
  • Spring water or altar oil.
  • Glass dropper.

Altar Oil

  • .25 cups of spring water.
  • 3 drops of Sandalwood oil.
  • 3 drops of Citronella oil.
  • 2 drops of Rue oil.
  • 1 drop of Fir oil.
  • ½ Tbsp. Thyme.
  • ¼ Tbsp. Vervain.
  • ¼ Tbsp. Rue.

Cleansing Oil

  • ¼ cup Jojoba oil.
  • 5 drops of Rue oil.
  • 3 drops of Benzoin oil.
  • 2 drops of Lavender oil.
  • 1 drop of Fir oil.
  • 2 Tbsp. Rosemary.
  • 1 Tbsp. Basil.
  • 1 Tbsp. Mugwort.
  • 2 Tbsp. Valerian.

Anointing Oil

  • ¼ cup olive oil.
  • 3 drops of Rose oil.
  • 3 drops of Acacia oil.
  • 2 Star Anise.
  • 1 drop Benzoin oil.
  • ½ Tbsp. Basil.
  • ¼ Tbsp. Rosemary.

Consecration Oil

  • ¼ cup Sunflower oil.
  • 3 drops Frankincense.
  • 2 drops Rue oil.
  • 2 drops Sandalwood oil.
  • 1 drop Myrrh.
  • 1 drop Fir oil.
  • 2 Tbsp. Fennel.
  • 1 Tbsp. Tansy.

Blessing Oil

  • ¼ cup Olive oil.
  • 4 drops Vetiver oil.
  • 3 drops Rose oil.
  • 3 drops Juniper Berry oil.
  • 1 Tbsp. Lavender.
  • ½ Tbsp. Rosemary.
  • ½ Tbsp. Mugwort.

Astral Projection Oil

  • ½ cup carrier oil.
  • 4 drops Rue oil.
  • 3 drops Benzoin oil.
  • 2 drops Acacia oil.
  • 1 drop of Sandalwood oil.
  • 2 Tbsp. Mugwort.
  • 1 Tbsp. Jasmin.
  • 1 Tbsp. Woodruff.
  • .5 tbs. Cinquefoil.

Oil Blends for Spells

Some of the spells that people do will need a specialty oil. These are ones that are potent and should be made.

Black Arts Oil and Powder

This oil and powder can be used for crossing and for making a pact with spirits and demons.

Ingredients for Black Arts Oil and Powder

  • Vandal Root.
  • Patchouli.
  • Spanish Moss.
  • Black Mustard Seeds.
  • Mullein.
  • Sulfur.
  • 9 whole Black Peppercorns.
  • .5 ounces of carrier oil.

Add a pinch of vandal root, Spanish moss, black mustard seeds, patchouli, mullein, and Sulphur to the carrier oil and let it stay in a cool and dark place for 10 days. Shake it each day. On the 10th day, strain it and add it to the bottle with the 9 peppercorns.

To make the powder, grind all the ingredients above and add to cornstarch as a base.

Revenge Oil

This oil can be used if you need to get revenge on someone. It can be useful for people that are being treated poorly or harmed.

  • Red Pepper.
  • Graveyard dirt.
  • Sulfur (break off of a match).
  • 3 Black Peppercorns.
  • 3 needles.
  • 1 dead spider.
  • 1 dead fly.
  • .5 ounces of carrier oil.

Ad a pinch of sulfur, dirt, red pepper and add it to the black peppercorns, 3 needles, the spider, fly and the carrier oil. Let it stay in a dark and cool place for 10 days. Shake it each day. On the 10th day, strain it and put it into a bottle.

To make revenge powder, grind all the ingredients and add to cornstarch as a base.

Romance Fire Oil

This oil can be used to add energy to your spells and to your love magic.

  • 1 Tbs. Musk oil.
  • 1 Tsp. Lavender oil.
  • 1 Tsp. Ylang-Ylang oil.
  • .5 Tsp. Sandalwood oil.
  • .5 Tsp. Clary Sage oil.

Shake it well.

Attraction Oil

  • Glass vial.
  • 3 drops of Jasmine oil.
  • 1 drop of Ginger oil.
  • Rose buds.
  • 3 drops of Rose Maroc oil.
  • 10 drops of Narcissus oil.
  • Grapeseed oil.

Put the rosebuds in the glass vial. You might have to take them apart to make them fit. Use the narcissus oil and dilute it with 5% of the grapeseed oil. Combine the grape seed oil and the narcissus oil. Add 10 drops to the vial. Add 3 drops of Jasmine, 3 drops of Ginger oil and squeeze in 1 drop of grapeseed oil. Shake it lightly.

Protection Oil

This oil can be made on your own cheaper than buying it.

  • Rosemary oil.
  • Hyssop oil.
  • Lavender.
  • Mugwort.
  • Patchouli.

Instructions for Protection Oil

Add 1/8 cup of Rosemary oil for love and protection and mix it with 1 drop of Hyssop oil, 3 drops of lavender, 1 drop of Mugwort and 4 drops of Patchouli.

Mix them together and focus on your intentions and imagine love coming to you. Store in a cool and dark place.

Fiery Wall of Protection Oil

This oil should be made on a Sunday.

  • 1 Bay leaf.
  • 1 Tbsp. Dragon’s Blood resin.
  • .5 cups of olive oil.
  • Big enough bottle to hold the oil.

A dash of:

  • Sandalwood.
  • Cayenne Pepper.
  • Ginger.
  • Rue.
  • Angelica root.
  • Ground Chili Peppers.

Tbsp. of:

  • Frankincense resin.
  • Sea salt.
  • Cinnamon.
  • Myrrh resin.

Prepare the ingredients by grinding them. Say, “St. Michael the Archangel, please defend us in our battles and protect us against wickedness of the devil. Rebuke him while we ask. Strike down satan and the evil spirits of the world around us. Seeking the ruin of souls. Amen.

Bless the sea salt. Take a glass or wooden bowl and mix the ingredients together. With a wooden spoon mix in the olive oil.

Put it all in the bottle and close it and shake it. Let the bottle stay form 11 AM to 3 PM Sunday and shake it. Shake the bottle each day for the next couple of days until the ingredients go together. On the next Friday, add Vitamin E or Jojoba oil to preserve the oil.

Consecration Oil

  • Lavender.
  • Verbena Lemon oil.
  • Lilac oil.

Add 4 drops of lavender, 2 drops of Verbena Lemon oil and 4 drops of Lilac oil.

Spiritual Oil

Spiritual oil can be used to anoint the candles and the body. It can also be added to baths to get rid of negativity and attract positive energies.

You need to mix this kind of oil on your own but there are some stores that you can find spiritual cleansing oil, but it won’t be nearly as good as the kind you make on your own.

Ingredients for Spiritual Oil

  • Gardenia oil.
  • Jasmine oil.
  • Myrrh oil.
  • Glass vial.
  • Almond oil.

Making Spiritual Oil

Put the items in the glass vial and add 3 drops of Gardenia oil, 3 drops of Jasmine oil and 3 drops of Myrrh oil. Mix them together and shake the bottle. Add enough carrier oil to fill the bottle and shake it.

Blessing Oil

You need to make your own Blessing oil. It is easy to make, and it is more potent than any oil you could buy. Use this to bless others, yourself, your home or for healing.

Making Blessing Oil

This is the best oil when you want to bring a blessing. It can be made with ingredients that are old. Use this to make your spells more powerful. This can be used to bless yourself or others, for healing or even to bless your home.

Ingredients for Blessing Oil:

  • Glass vial.
  • Lavender Blossoms.
  • Basil oil.
  • Sage oil.
  • Almond oil.
  • Patchouli oil.

Making the Oil:

Put 3 lavender blossoms in for happiness and for love, a drop of basil for protection, 2 drops of sage to purify and heal and 3 drops of patchouli to keep away negativity.

Add enough oil such as Almond oil to fill the bottle and then shake it. Focus on the blessing oil and think about how powerful it is. Use it to anoint tools and candles and for other spells.

Purification Oil

Use this oil when you want to purify things.

Ingredients of Purification Oil:

  • Lavender Oil.
  • Frankincense.
  • Myrrh.
  • Rosemary.

Use a base oil with 4 drops of Lavender, 3 drops of Frankincense, 2 drops of Rosemary and 3 drops of Myrrh.

Saturn Oil

This is made as a Planetary oil. This can be used to anoint candles and can be used in spells that need the energy of Saturn.

Ingredients for Saturn Oil:

  • 2 drops of Patchouli.
  • 4 drops of Cypress.
  • 1 drop of Myrrh.

Altar Oil

This can anoint your altar and be used to call on the gods and goddesses to watch over the spell.

Ingredients for Altar Oil:

  • 2 drops of Myrrh.
  • 4 drops of Frankincense.
  • 1 drop of Cedar.

10 Oils to Keep on Hand

These are some of the oils that you should have whenever you want good results in your spells. These should be added to your collection.

Dragon’s Blood

Use this when you want to break a spell or a curse or boost the power of it.


This is an all-purpose oil and can bring luck, prosperity and can attract positivity.


Use this when you want to bring love. It can also help to attract luck, be put on a love amulet, combined with rose or basil oils for anointing a rose quartz. If you want a male partner, use this by adding lavender and ginger. To attract a woman, add violet or patchouli.


This is one of the best oils when you want to have better finances and attract money. You can use this with moss, agate or citrine to increase the power and use on a money grid.


This smells good and can be used to bring peace and mental clarity. It can make your relationships better.


This oil is great for healing and if you have a headache, rub this on your forehead for relief. You can find ones that have a different carrier and grade to add to your tea.


One of the best oils to get rid of curses and to get rid of negative energies is this oil. It can also bring good luck, wealth, friendships and can be used on tools and altars.


Ginger is a great oil for attracting male energies and boosting spells.


This oil can be good to get rid of negative energies, boost power and can help you to support others without being overwhelmed.


When you want happiness, fertility and to have an overall wellbeing, use this oil. It can also do earth healing. You can use this if you need to be gentle and loving.


  1. Incense and oils both play crucial roles in spiritual practices. Their multifaceted uses make them indispensable tools. I wonder if there’s a way to enhance the longevity of these oils without compromising their integrity.

  2. It’s clear that oils have a diverse range of uses from anointing to spellcasting. The emphasis on the energy and intention behind the oil use is particularly compelling. Makes one wonder about the personal energy one brings to the practice.

  3. The mention of different types of oils like condition, ritual, and aromatherapy oils adds depth to their practical applications. It’s also intriguing to see how ancient cultures utilized these oils, reflecting their timeless significance.

    • Yes, the historical context is quite enriching. It’s fascinating how these practices have evolved yet remain rooted in ancient traditions.

  4. The use of oils in religious and spiritual rituals has always fascinated me. It seems like using high-quality oils is imperative for effective spellcasting but discerning between synthetic and natural could be a challenge.

    • Indeed, the differentiation between synthetic and natural oils can be very tricky. I appreciate the emphasis on the purity and quality of oils, which is often overlooked.

  5. Interesting insights into the various kinds of oils, particularly the distinction between essential and synthetics. However, the syntax issues in the article made it a bit difficult to follow the narrative at times.


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