Ash of the Ebon Birch

Potion, uncommon

This salve is created by burning bark from a rare ebon birch tree then mixing that ash with oil and animal blood to create a cerise pigment used to paint yourself or another creature with profane protections. Painting the pigment on a creature takes 1 minute, and you can choose to paint a specific sigil or smear the pigment on a specific part of the creature’s body.

Sigils. You can paint one of the following sigils on a creature for a specific effect.

  • Antlers. The creature gains the effect of the see invisibility spell for 1 hour.
  • Beak. The creature is immune to being charmed and can’t be scried upon for 1 hour.
  • Claw. The creature can’t be surprised for 1 hour.
  • Hoof. The creature’s remains are prevented from rising or being animated as an undead for 24 hours.
  • Smear. You can smear the pigment across specific parts of a creature’s body, and the creature gains an effect based on the body part.
  • Arms or Shoulders. The creature’s Strength score increases by 2 for 1 hour.
  • Chest or Back. The creature has advantage on one type of saving throw (your choice) for 10 minutes.
  • Eyes. The creature gains truesight out to 30 feet for 10 minutes.
  • Legs or Limbs. The creature’s speed increases by 10 feet for 1 hour.
  • Stomach. The creature’s maximum hit points increase by 10 for 1 hour.
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