False Life

(Player's Handbook v.3.5, p. 229)

Level: Sorcerer 2, Wizard 2, Sha'ir 2, Death Master 2, Savant 2 (Arcane), Dread Necromancer 2,
Components: V, S, M,
Casting Time: 1 standard action
Range: Personal
Target: You
Duration: 1 hour/level or until discharged; see text

You harness the power of unlife to grant yourself a limited ability to avoid death.
While this spell is in effect, you gain temporary hit points equal to 1d10 +1 per caster level (maximum +10).
Material Component: A small amount of alcohol or distilled spirits, which you use to trace certain sigils on your body during casting.
These sigils cannot be seen once the alcohol or spirits evaporate.

Also appears in

  1. Tome and Blood: A Guidebook to Wizards and Sorcerers