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For other uses, see Resist Fire.

Resist Fire is an effect in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim gained from a spell, a potion, or a piece of armor. The effect decreases the amount of damage taken from fire. Resist fire, like all resist elements is capped at 85%.

Dunmer are 50% resistant to fire and Flame Atronachs are immune to fire damage. Ash Spawn DR are 75% resistant to fire.


Main article: Alchemy (Skyrim)

Potions and poisons with this effect may be created at Alchemy Labs or purchased from alchemist merchants. The strength of the effect is determined by the Alchemy Skill of the alchemist that brewed the potion.


Ingredient Primary Effect Secondary Effect Tertiary Effect Quaternary Effect
Ashen Grass Pod DR Resist Fire Weakness to Shock Fortify Lockpicking Fortify Sneak
Ash Creep Cluster DR Damage Stamina Invisibility Resist Fire Fortify Destruction
Spawn Ash DR Ravage Stamina Resist Fire Fortify Enchanting Ravage Magicka
Angelfish  Creation Club   Regenerate Health Resist Fire Fortify Marksman Waterbreathing
Bliss Bug Thorax  Creation Club   Weakness to Fire Resist Fire Fortify Heavy Armor Fortify Illusion
Gnarl Bark  Creation Club   Damage Health Regenerate Health Fortify Heavy Armor Resist Fire
Fire Petal  Creation Club   Damage Health Resist Fire Spell Absorption Paralysis
Sload Soap  Creation Club   Resist Fire Fear Fortify Conjuration Fortify Alteration
Ironwood Fruit  Creation Club   Restore Health Resist Fire Damage Stamina Restore Magicka
Dragon's Tongue Resist Fire Fortify Barter Fortify Illusion Fortify Two-Handed
Fire Salts Weakness to Frost Resist Fire Restore Magicka Regenerate Magicka
Mudcrab Chitin Restore Stamina Cure Disease Resist Poison Resist Fire
Snowberries Resist Fire Fortify Enchanting Resist Frost Resist Shock
Berit's Ashes Damage Stamina Resist Fire Fortify Conjuration Ravage Stamina
Elves Ear Restore Magicka Fortify Marksman Weakness to Frost Resist Fire
Fly Amanita Resist Fire Fortify Two-Handed Frenzy Regenerate Stamina
Bone Meal Damage Stamina Resist Fire Fortify Conjuration Ravage Stamina
  • A combination of Elves Ear and Fire Salts produces added magicka gain.

Enchanted items[]

The resist fire effect can be found on certain items as an enchantment.


These items are found in loot and can be disenchanted.

  • Necklace of Fire Resist – 15% Resist Fire
  • Necklace of Waning Fire – 30% Resist Fire
  • Necklace of Dwindling Fire – 40% Resist Fire
  • Necklace of Fire Suppression – 50% Resist Fire
  • Necklace of Fire Abatement – 60% Resist Fire
  • Necklace of the Firewalker – 70% Resist Fire

Unique armor[]