Using black salt to absorb and contain negativity is not black magick. There is a misconception that working with this substance is evil. Various Uses for Black Salt -keep in a dish under your or in a little bag under your pillow to negate bad dreams & ward unwanted watchers or spirits. -cast a line across your doorways & windows to keep out evil, avoid unwanted company, and reflect slander or jealousy back to the source. -add a bit to floor washes to cleanse your home, front walkway, & ritual area of negativity. -add to bath water when you are feeling especially depressed, angry, & negative. -keep a bit on your person against your skin, in your desk, or taped under your chair at work or school to deflect gossips, bullies, rude coworkers, and bad bosses attention. Keep in a bowl, a tiny cloth pouch, or sprinkle a bit. -Add to spells for more potency. -Mitigate the negative effects of Mercury Retrograde.