Negate Aroma

School transmutation; Level alchemist 1, druid 1, ranger 1


Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S, M/DF (a pinch of alum)


Range close (25 ft. + 5 ft./2 levels)
Targets one creature or object/level touched
Duration 1 hour/level (D)
Saving Throw Fortitude negates Spell Resistance yes


With a gesture, this spell allows you to dismiss even the foulest or most distinctive scents. When cast, the targeted creatures or objects lose all natural and unnatural odors. A creature under the effect of negate aroma cannot be tracked, located, or pinpointed by the scent special quality. In addition, this spell prevents the target creature from using the stench special ability and similar odor-based abilities (such as those possessed by troglodytes).

Negate aroma does not prevent the target from acquiring outside smells or odors. Dowsing the creature with a pungent substance effectively negates the benefits of the spell until the substance is neutralized or washed away.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Advanced Player’s Guide. Copyright 2010, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Author: Jason Bulmahn.

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