For other uses, see Void Salts.

Void Salts is an ingredient in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. It can be used to make potions at an alchemy lab as part of alchemy.

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Smithing[edit | edit source]

Main article: Smithing (Skyrim)

Void Salts are used to improve the Nightingale Armor set at a workbench. Improvement values will scale with the Smithing skill level.

With the Dawnguard add-on, Void Salts are now also used in the crafting of the Exploding Steel Bolt of Shock or Exploding Dwarven Bolt of Shock. These can only be crafted at the forge in Fort Dawnguard after completing the relevant Dawnguard quests.

With the Dragonborn add-on, Void Salts are used as one of the ingredients for the crafting of the improved bonemold armor set, which provides more protection than the regular set.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

One can craft Void Salts at the Atronach Forge with the following items:

Void Salts are also a key ingredient in making both the Storm Atronach itself as well as other Storm Atronach items (Scroll of Conjure Storm Atronach, Staff of the Storm Atronach) at the Atronach Forge.

Potions[edit | edit source]

Main article: Potions (Skyrim)
Weakness to Shock Resist Magic Damage Health Fortify Magicka

† Multiple effects

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Although Void Salts comes from Storm Atronachs, Void Salts have the "weakness to shock" effect.
  • Void Salts is one of the only four alchemical ingredients to also have a use in smithing, the others being Ectoplasm, Daedra Hearts and Bone Meal.

Bugs[edit | edit source]

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