--2 parts Mallow (not Marshmallow Root)

--2 parts Rosemary 1 part Vervain

For the base of ointment with shortening, follow these directions:

Melt 4 parts shortening over low heat until liquefied. Watch that it doesn't burn.

Add one part dried herbal mixture (which would be all of the herbs listed above).

Blend with a wooden spoon until thoroughly mixed.

Continue heating until the shortening has extracted the scent.

You should be able to smell it in the air.

Strain through a cheesecloth into a heat-proof jar, a canning jar would be perfect for this.

Add 1/2 tsp. tincture of benzoin (can be found at an herb store or drug store) to each pint

of ointment as a natural preservative. Store in a cool, dark place or in the refrigerator.

Ointments will last for weeks or months. Discard any that turn moldy, and make a fresh batch.

Rub onto the body and to drive out negative influences and to keep them far from you.

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