Waxing Moon: (new to full) is best for increasing things such as birth, strength, growth, planting, friends, harmony, happiness, and obtaining things and goals, as well as travel ,protection, teaching, bringing weather, and all positive change. It is used too for love magick, and health ,luck and money.
All wish magick, and bringing new ideas into the physical
Wanning Moon: (full to new) is best for decreasing, banishes, or bringing things to an end, anything that needs to be released/reversed, bring death, resurrection, wisdom, healing, maturity, liberation, overcoming, to stop weather, weight loss, for selling real estate, and breaking addictions/habits and streaks of bad luck. This is when banishings/bindings, and exorcisms are done.