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How to Protect Yourself from Negative Energy and Bad Vibes

In today's fast-paced world, safeguarding oneself and loved ones is paramount. Protection comes in many forms, from physical security to emotional well-being. Taking proactive measures to ensure safety and peace of mind is essential. Whether installing security systems, practicing self-care, or surrounding yourself with positive influences, prioritizing protection is wise. Remember, taking care of yourself is an option and necessary in navigating life's journey. Stay vigilant, stay safe, and stay protected by using the following advice and tools to protect yourself from negative energy and bad vibes.

Given our emphasis on vibrational healing and herbal astrology, we will focus on psychic and spiritual protection. To safeguard your energy and well-being, it's essential to establish a strong foundation of psychic and spiritual protection. Incorporating practices such as visualization, meditation, and setting boundaries can help create a shield of positivity around you. Protective crystals and essential oils like black tourmaline, amethyst, obsidian, rosemary, eucalyptus , jasmine, fennel, and sandalwood can enhance your energetic defenses. Trust your intuition and listen to your inner guidance while protecting yourself from bad vibes and negativity. By prioritizing psychic and spiritual protection, you can cultivate a harmonious and balanced energy field that supports your overall well-being.

Protection Crystals

Crystals have long been used as powerful tools for protection against negative energy. Each crystal carries unique energy that can help shield you from harmful influences and create a sense of balance and harmony in your surroundings.  By incorporating these crystals into your daily life, you can create a protective shield that wards off negativity and promotes a sense of peace and well-being.To use crystals for protection, you can carry them with you, place them in your home or workspace, or even wear them as jewelry. Some popular crystals are listed below:

  • Agates: Harmonize body, mind, and spirit.Amber: Purifies and eliminates negative energies, cleansing the environment of adverse vibrations.

  • Amethyst: Offers universal protection.

  • Aquamarine: Eases fears and phobias.

  • Azurite: Purifies, heals, and enhances psychic insight, opening the throat and third eye chakras.

  • Black Jade: Guards against negativity and promotes wise power usage.

  • Black Obsidian (Apache Tear): Absorbs negative energies, confronts hidden fears and aids in transformation.

  • Black Tourmaline: Redirects negative and psychic forces while grounding.

  • Bloodstone: Eliminates emotional and physical obstacles, purifies energy, and cleanses the etheric body.

  • Boji Stone: Grounds and safeguards.

  • Carnelian: Grounds energy, sharpens focus, and provides protection.

  • Celestine: Connects with the guardian angel.

  • Flint: Assists in protection and self-sufficiency.

  • Fluorite: Shields against psychic influences, supports astral travel, and fosters unity.

  • Hematite: Grounds, concentrates, and enhances group cohesion and shared beliefs.

  • Jasper: Induces deep calmness and relaxation.

  • Jet: Shields against negative thoughts.

  • Lapis Lazuli: Mentally and spiritually heals and removes subconscious barriers through the third eye.

  • Malachite: Extracts negativity and clears the solar plexus.

  • Milky Quartz: Reaches the subconscious, Moldavite: Unlocks higher chakras.

  • Peridot: Heals the healer, soothes, and prevents exhaustion.

  • Pyrite: Connects brain hemispheres.

  • Rose Quartz: Activates the heart chakra, promoting universal love.

  • Smoky Quartz: Grounds, channels energy from the crown to the base chakra, and dissolves negative tendencies.

  • Sodalite: Awakens the third eye and clears mental patterns.

  • Tiger's Eye: Guards unleash inner strength.

  • Tourmaline: Creates a protective barrier.

  • Turquoise: Safeguards, encourages positive thinking and unity.

Using Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy oils have various benefits, such as enhancing spiritual awareness, promoting relaxation, purifying and balancing chakras, and fostering a sense of well-being. Since essential oils are potent, diluting them before use, either in carrier oil or water, is essential, depending on the application method. These oils can also be dispersed into the air using a special oil burner, lamp ring, or spray mister. Adding a few drops to your bath can uplift emotional well-being and help dispel negative emotions, but it is advisable to consult a knowledgeable practitioner before use.

  • Benzoin: Harmonizes base and crown chakras. Clears negativity from the aura and surroundings.

  • Cedarwood: Strengthens spiritual connection. Provides grounding.

  • Chamomile: Encourages inner peace.

  • Eucalyptus: Purifies negative energy from the aura and surroundings.

  • Rosemary: Stimulates the third eye.

  • Rosewood: Deepens meditation practice.

  • Sandalwood: Aligns the base, navel, heart, and crown chakras. It facilitates connection with the divine, calms the mind, and enhances deep meditation.

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Rosemary Fortification Ritual

Burning sage is commonly used to remove negativity from the home, but this spell enhances the process by sealing each room with the strengthening properties of rosemary. After smudging your space, dampen a cotton ball with rosemary essential oil. Begin at the center of your home and move outwards, applying the oil to the corners of every doorway clockwise. While doing this, recite the following chant:

Goddess-bless, Goddess-wise, all who enter will respect me and mine or else leave in peace.

 Protection Carrier Oils:

Almond, borage, camellia, cranberry, evening primrose, flax, hazelnut, olive, pecan, pomegranate, rosehip, sesame, sunflower

Massage Blend for Protection


Combine essential oils with 15ml of Sweet Almond or Grapeseed oil, then gently massage the mixture into your body, moving towards the heart. This process aims to safeguard your energy.

No matter how skilled you are at self-protection, there will be moments when you require an extra boost. Specific circumstances or individuals may necessitate unique actions. By preparing in advance, these responses will become automatic and immediate. While some are physical, most involve simple visualizations. Keep in mind that fear paves the path, to negativity so it's essential to eliminate any fear present.

Bad Vibes, Negative Emotions:

  • Fold your arms across your solar plexus, cross your ankles.

  • Hold up a shield or mirror (physical or visualized).

  • Jump into a bright, shiny new trashcan and pull down lid.

  • Carry an Apache Tear (black obsidian) in your pocket.

  • Play appropriate music.

  • Stand under a shower.

  • Smudge yourself with a Sagebrush.

  • Crystallize your aura.

  • Focus your thoughts on something happy.

  • Hop into your Green Pyramid.

  • Auric Protection Essence or Yarrow.

  • Carry a crystal.

  • Use/ Make a protection essenial oil blend.

Practice visualization, meditation, setting boundaries, and utilizing protective crystals and essential oils to establish a shield of positivity. Rely on your intuition and inner guidance to maintain a balanced energy field.

For assistance creating an essential tool to protect yourself from negative energy, click here.



— Protection Spells: An Enchanting Spell Book to Clear Negative Energy (Pocket Spell Books) by Aurora Kane

— The Art of Psychic Protection by Judy Hall


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