Traditionally used as a smudge for protection and setting boundaries, Yerba Santa has also been used for love, purification, growth, empowerment and beauty, and the release of emotional pain stored in the heart chakra. It has an uplifting scent.
Ways to use a smudge stick:
Light the smudge stick walk in a large circle, stopping at East, South, West and North to create a sacred space for magic within the circle.
Light the bundle and walk through the rooms of a home or other building to cleanse, protect or imbue the space with energy.
Light the bundle and waft the smoke over your body or someone else's for a spiritual cleanse or for imbuing.
Wave the smoke over ritual tools or objects that you wish to bless.