White Willow Bark can be used as an incense when working with the feminine side and the Goddess. it is often used in love and healing mixtures.
It protects against negative energies and can be used to avoid nightmares.
If you wish to conjure spirits, mix crushed willow bark with sandalwood and burn at the waning moon outdoors.
Botanical name: Salix alba. 20g in glass pot with charged quartz crystal.
Gender: Feminine. Planet: Moon. Element: Water. Deities: Artemis, Ceres, Hecate, Persephone, Hera, Mercury, Belili & Belinus.
Anodyne, antiseptic, astringent, diaphoretic, diuretic, febrifuge, tonic. The ability of willow bark to alleviate pain and reduce fever has been known for at least two thousand years. It contains salicin, a glycoside that is converted to salicylic acid in the body. Salicylic acid is closely related to aspirin, the synthetic drug that has displaced willow bark from popular use. Willow bark reduces inflammation and makes an effective treatment for articular rheumatism.