""Episkey," said Tonks. Harry's nose felt very hot, then very cold. He raised a hand and felt it gingerly. It seemed to be mended."
—Nymphadora Tonks fixes Harry Potter's broken nose[src]

Episkey is a healing spell that heals relatively minor injuries such as broken noses and split lips.

Known uses

Caster(s) Date Notes
Nymphadora Tonks 1 September, 1996 Tonks used this spell to fix Harry Potter's broken nose.
Harry Potter 1996 Harry used it to fix Demelza Robins' broken lip; he probably had not learned it in class, but assumed that if it could heal broken noses, it could heal split lips.

Known practitioners


The word comes from the Greek "episkevi" ("επισκευή"), which means "repair".

Behind the scenes


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