Powers: Protection, Chastity
Magical Uses: The bark, twigs & leaves are use to protect against evil influences. Carry to help mend a broken heart & cool passion. Used for dowsing rods.
Health: External: a distillation of the extract mixed with alcohol and water is used as an astringent. Also applied with a steam towel to bruises and sprains. Steep 1 teaspoon bark in 1 cup boiling water for 10 min. Strain
Witch hazel bark water is made with alcohol, but witch hazel leaf water can be made without alcohol.
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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.