Have you ever walked into someone’s home while they were baking and gotten a whiff of something so sweet and delicious it reminds you of what your grandmother used to make? Did you immediately relax, feel warm inside, and feel at home?
That’s the power of smell.
In fact, our sense of smell is so powerful that it can actually stimulate feelings and memories.
This is the core idea behind aromatherapy.
Aromatherapy is a therapeutic approach to caring for your body, mind, and soul, using smell to create positive and calming effects.
As a key player in aromatherapy, scented candles contribute to stress relief, relieving anxiety, and can create a positive, pleasing atmosphere in your space.
Different scents have different effects on our moods. Here are our top 3 mood-boosting scents and their magical properties:
Invigorating and great for feeling more energized and alert.
Our pick: Evergreen Candle
Notes of grapefruit, mint, rhubarb, lavender, eucalyptus, and cedar leaf, Evergreen is quick to energize the mind.
Creates an uplifting, passionate feeling.Our pick: Peppermint Bark Candle
Notes of peppermint, cinnamon, vanilla, and nutmeg instantly revitalize your mood and home.
Creates a calming, relaxing feeling conducive to great sleep and anxiety relief.Our pick: Festive Candle
Notes of warm figs, cassis, cranberry, fir, pine, cedarwood bring a soothing sense of warmth to any space.
Try some of our favorites or uncover the benefits behind your go-to scents. And never underestimate the mood-boosting power of lighting a candle.