A witch is an individual with the ability to manipulate magic. Witches use magic to cast spells and make potions. In addition to those basic powers, some witches have active powers. Witches can be either good or evil.



A witch has the biological and physical characteristics of a human being. Basically, a witch is a human with the ability to manipulate magic.


Good Witches

A good witch is a witch that fight against evil beings such as demons and only use their powers whenever they need. An example of good witches are the Charmed Ones who are the most powerful trio of witches in the world. Good witches have whitelighters who guide and help them in the craft.

Evil Witches

Not much is known about evil witches, however it can be assumed that they use their powers for personal gain and evil means. Unlike good witches, it's unknown if evil witches possess an evil counterpart of whitelighters.

Powers and Abilities

Basic Powers

Active Powers

  • Individual Powers: Most witches possess individual powers which variates for all witches. A witch can be able to manipulate objects with the power of the mind or read peoples thoughts.


  • Mortality: Witches are mortal like humans and can die of various ways such as old age, drowning, immolation etc.
  • Magic: Witches are not immune to magic and can be affected by it. However they possess some resistance due to being magical beings themselves.
    • Power Binding: A witch's powers can be bounded by another witch which will remove their powers, however it can be reversed.

Known Witches

Witch Description Status Power(s) Alignment
Melinda Warren Melinda Warren was an ancestor of the Vera Family Deceased Unknown Good
Marisol Vera 1
Marisol Vera
Marisol Vera was a witch and the mother of the Charmed Ones. She was killed by an unknown demon. Deceased Unknown Good
Macy 1
Macy Vaughn
Macy Vaughn is a witch the power to move objects with her mind and also a Charmed One. Alive Telekinesis Good
Mel 1
Mel Vera
Melanie "Mel" Vera is a witch with the ability to freeze molecules and also a Charmed One. Alive Molecular Immobilization Good
Maggie 1
Maggie Vera
Margarita "Maggie" Vera is a witch with the ability to hear people's thoughts and also a Charmed One. Alive Telepathy Good


  • In the original series, witches were both female and male. It's currently unknown if there are male witches in this version of Charmed.
  • It is presumed there are evil witches too in addition to good witches.