The meaning of ointment in dream | Dream Interpretation
A good reputation, Eccl. 7:1
See heal / healing and medicine
A slight illness to come.
Needs relief from something.
1- Dreaming of ointment means we need to be aware of the part of ourselves that either needs, or is capablc of, healing.
The kind of ointment will often give information as to what we need.
For instance, to be dreaming of a well-known brand can suggest a non-specific type of healing, whereas an ointment that has been prepared specifically for the dreamer suggests a more focused approach.
2- Since Pagan times, ointments have been used to preserve and to prevent decay. Often the use of ointments was a mark of respect, and this symbolism can still apply in dreams today.
3- Ointment can point to our Spiritual need to care and heal, or alternatively, our need to be cared for.
To dream of ointment, denotes that you will form friendships which will prove beneficial and pleasing to you.
For a young woman to dream that she makes ointment, denotes that she will be able to command her own affairs whether they be of a private or public character.
A dream of illness (Gypsy).