Skyrim:Resist Frost

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SR-icon-spell-Ice.png Resist Frost
School Restoration
Type Defensive
ID 0003eaeb
Base Cost 0.5
Base Mag 3
Base Dur 60
ID 00048f45
Base Cost 9.5
Items Neck, Finger, Feet, Shield
(Click on any item for details)
Built-In Potions

Alchemy description: Resist <mag>% of frost damage for <dur> seconds.
Enchanting description: Increases Frost Resistance by <mag>%.
Resist Frost increases the target's resistance to all forms of Frost Damage including the secondary effects (such as Slow) it applies.


The following alchemy ingredients can be used to create a potion of Resist Frost:


The following items use this effect. You can learn how to enchant custom items with Resist Frost if you find one of the following items and disenchant it:

Artifacts and unique items that use the effect but cannot be disenchanted include:

*Though there are a few chest pieces that come enchanted with Resist Frost, it cannot be added to a chest piece.
**Herebane's Fortress exists in the game files, but is unobtainable through normal play.


  • Nords have an innate +50% Resist Frost from the start of the game.


  • Along with Resist Fire and Resist Shock, Resist Frost has a cap of 85%. All three stack with Resist Magic. The cap only applies to you; followers and enemies with 100% resistance to a particular element (such as atronachs) are truly immune.
  • Resist Frost enchantments are amplified when placed on stalhrimDB equipment.