Astrological Associations: Sagittarius
Chakra Associations: Third Eye, Heart, Solar Plexus
Magical Properties: Concentration, Focusing Energy, Initiation, Hex Breaking, Protection
Healing Properties: Immune Function, Respiratory Function, Digestion, Antioxidant
Due to its association with the element Air, Astragalus root is often used in spells for mental clarity. Astragalus root is good at focusing energy, and for this reason is great to use in spells and charms for psychic shielding. One of the main herbs in Chinese medicine, Astragalus root is very useful in supporting immune and respiratory function. A great substitute for echinacea during cold and flu season, Astragalus root increases the body's resistance against respiratory infections.
Pregnant people and people with immune disorders should not use Astragalus root.
**Always consult a physician before using herbal products, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medication(s). These herbs, resins, roots, flowers, and powders are meant to be used for spell and ritual work.