Alleged to aid in astral projection, walking between worlds, enhancing spiritual insight and inducing prophetic dreams. Anoint oneself when doing readings, divination, scrying or even before bed to aid in lucid dreamwork.
“He little knows the Devil who does believe that witches and wizards can be borne through the air at wondrous speed to far distant places and there hold revels, dances and suchlike with folk of the same type ~ Bishop Jesper Brocmand, Systema universae theologiae 1633“
To attract things to you and for positive work wash upwards. (bottom to top / toe to head).
To expel or get rid of something in your life rub in a downwards motion. (top to bottom / head to toe).