Yerba Santa | Smudge Stick

Smudges are one of the best ways to cleanse and purify your sacred space, crystals, and divination tools. Simply light one end of the bundle and burn small amounts at a time. While lit, use the smoke to clear an object or a space of all negative energy.

Yerba Santa translates to "Holy Herb" and is sacred to Native American and Spanish cultures. 

Yerba Santa sage has a truly uplifting scent. Traditionally, used as a smudge for protection and setting boundaries. It is also believed to have healing properties and is used in herbal medications to help with respiratory problems. This Smudge Stick has a sweet smell that will delight your home, office, or any surrounding A wonderful ceremonial wand to burn for healing, purification, and love. Yerba Santa promotes self-love, self-care, protection, purification, healing, spiritual strength, courage, psychic abilities, and finding your innermost self.

Cleansing is hugely beneficial after any kind of major upheaval - new house, new marriage, new crystals or even new furniture or decor (especially if op-shopping or antiquing).  It can help during changes in emotional energy or after sickness or a major re-arranging.  Or even if you just feel like “something is off” or as part of your full moon ritual.  Really - as needed, there’s no bad time to cleanse your space.

Instructions for use:
  1. Light the leaves of the smoke bundle and gently blow out when properly lit.
  2. Place over a heatproof container or cauldron to catch any falling ash.
  3. Fan smoke with your hand, smoke fan or smoke feather.
  4. Once you are finished, safely extinguish the burning herbs in a cauldron or other heatproof container.