How to Make Lemon Balm Infused Oil

How to Make Lemon Balm Infused Oil

Lemon balm is a fragrant herb with many uses in magic, symbolism, and spiritual practices. Its light, lemony scent and refreshing flavor make it a delightful and uplifting herb to work with, and its many benefits make it a valuable addition to your spiritual practice and your herbal medicine cabinet.

DIY Lemon Balm Oil for Spells, Rituals, and Remedies

In this recipe, we will make lemon balm oil using fresh lemon balm leaves, high-quality olive oil, and optional herbs and essential oils. This recipe is simple and easy to do, and it is a great way to harness the power of lemon balm for spells, rituals, and natural remedies.

Unlock the Power of Lemon Balm Magic

Whether you are new to lemon balm magic or an experienced practitioner, we hope that this recipe will inspire you to try some new and exciting ways to work with this versatile and powerful herb.

A jar of lemon balm infused oil near lemon balm leaves.

Lemon Balm Infused Oil Recipe

Make your Lemon Balm Oil using fresh lemon balm leaves, high-quality olive oil, and optional herbs and essential oils. This recipe is simple and easy to do, and it is a great way to harness the power of lemon balm for spells, rituals, and natural remedies.
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Course Oils
Servings 1 cup


  • 1 cup Fresh Lemon Balm Leaves
  • 1 cup Cold-Pressed Olive Oil
  • 1 tbsp Dried Lavender Flowers (optional)
  • 1 tbsp Dried Rose Petals (optional)


  • Begin by washing and drying the lemon balm leaves. Use a sharp knife or scissors to cut the leaves into small pieces, and set them aside.
  • In a small saucepan, heat the olive oil over low heat until it is warm but not hot.
  • Add the lemon balm leaves to the saucepan, and stir to coat them with the oil.
  • If you are using the lavender flowers or rose petals, add them to the saucepan and stir to combine.
  • Allow the oil to infuse for 30 minutes to 1 hour, stirring occasionally.
  • When the lemon balm oil is ready, strain the herbs from the oil using a fine-mesh sieve or cheesecloth.
  • Pour the lemon balm oil into a clean, dry jar or bottle, and cap it tightly.
  • Store the lemon balm oil in a cool, dark place, and use it as needed in spells, rituals, or herbal remedies.


  • You can adjust the amount of ingredients as needed, depending on the size of your saucepan and the strength of the oil you prefer. You can also add other herbs or essential oils to the recipe, depending on your preferences and the properties that you desire. For example, you can add rosemary, thyme, or peppermint for extra flavor and aroma or lavender or chamomile for additional calming and soothing effects.

Anoint Candles or Magical Tools with Lemon Balm Oil

Lemon balm is associated with positive emotions such as love, happiness and peace. As such, when you anoint candles or tools with this oil, you infuse the object with these positive energies, making them more powerful for spells related to these traits.

Add a Few Drops of Lemon Balm Oil to Your Bath

Adding a few drops of lemon balm oil to your bathwater can help create a relaxing and soothing atmosphere. This can be beneficial for rituals related to self-care, stress relief, and inner peace.

Use Lemon Balm Oil as a Base for a Massage Oil

Lemon balm oil has a soothing and calming effect on the body and mind. When used as a base for a massage oil, it can help promote feelings of calm and well-being.

A glass jar full of lemon balm-infused oil and sealed with a cork near lemon balm leaves on a grayish-white mat.

Add Lemon Balm Oil to Diffuser

Lemon balm oil can be used in combination with other essential oils to create powerful blends for spells related to protection, purification, and healing. When added to a diffuser, the oils are released into the air, creating a sacred and protective atmosphere.

Use Lemon Balm Oil for Divination and Visions

Lemon balm oil is often associated with psychic abilities and intuition. When used in spells related to divination, dreams, and visions, it can help increase the clarity and accuracy of your readings and insights.

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Add Lemon Balm Oil to Spell Bags or Mojo Bags

Lemon balm oil can be added to spell bags or mojo bags to infuse them with the energies of love and peace. This can be especially powerful for spells related to healing relationships and promoting harmony.

Anoint Skin With Lemon Balm Oil to Attract Love

Lemon balm oil is often used in spells related to love and attraction. Anointing the skin with this oil can help attract love and good luck into your life.

A jar of lemon balm infused oil, sealed with a cork, surrounded by lemon balm leaves on a woven mat.

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