The use of sprinkling and blowing powders -- usually called sachet (pronounced "sashay") powders -- has been a part of hoodoo practice for a very long time. It is likely that the use of such powders combines African and European magical traditions. In the 19th and 20th centuries, there have been several different ways these powders are used, and they seem to derive from various strands of African diaspora and European-American folk-magic.
Used to attract sexual love & bind a lover to you. This sachet powder is often used in combination with the making of gris-gris bags or other private rituals.