Scents that Uplift our Mood

Whether you’re stressed about the start of another school year or you’re feeling the drag of a long, summer spent in the office, here are some easy, sweet-smelling ways to improve your mood, these are some of the best boosting scents to incorporate into your day-to-day now.


Grapefruits, Oranges and Lemons have a fresh scent that can lift your mood.
The stimulating scent of citrus makes us think of warm, tropical places and are known to help reduce stress, brighten moods and make you feel happy!

Bergamot Essential Oil has a citrusy scent that is excellent for lifting spirits and helps with anxiety.
The Bergamot Orange is a fragrant citrus fruit with a yellow or green color similar to a lime and the oil has a sweet and aromatic scent that works great in a diffuser.


When you’re feeling a little anxious and want your mind to calm down, sometimes you just need to add the right products to your bath or shower to help you feel relaxed and soothed.
Many products rely on delicate floral scents to ease both your body and your mind. The scent of some ingredients alone can have a huge impact on how you feel - Chamomile encourages relaxation and Vanilla are said to keep you calm when there is stress.
Lavender is known to increase relaxation and lower anxiety.
Avalon Organics Hand & Body Lotion features Lavender, it not only hydrates and nourishes dry skin but the lavender scent is a mood booster helping to bring on sweet dreams a little more easily.


Sandalwood has been used in natural medicines for centuries. It has a rich, woodsy scent that can transport anyone to a beautiful forest and acts a natural antidepressant.
Sandalwood oil is used to lower anxiety, can counter inflammation, and is gentle on the skin, which means it can be used to treat rashes, dryness, and acne flare-ups.

Fizz & Bubble Sandalwood Vanilla Large Bath Fizzy uses a seductive fusion of Sandalwood, Vanilla and Caramel. This bath bomb will delight your senses and wrap you in aromatic bliss. It has a blended fusion of Aloe Vera, Coconut, Sweet Almond, Olive, Avocado and Jojoba oils to keep skin super soft.


This scent can do more than act as an agent of nostalgia taking you back to a snowball fight on a bright winters day, it can help with depression, hostility and a lessening of stress.

This Pine Cone Scented Candle from Michael Aram has an earthy scent. This piece is beautiful and pairs complex, subtle aroma with rich texture for a stylish experience.


Just like the consumption of coffee perks you up, the smell of coffee can perk up the brain chemistry when stressed by a lack of sleep.

Harper + Ari Coffee Exfoliating Sugar Cubes moisturize, exfoliate, hydrate, cleanse the body and is the perfect way to kick-start your day.

Adding these products to your beauty routine will hopefully boost your mood and help you naturally relieve the anxiety, depression, and day-to-day stress that can sometimes
take over our bodies and our minds.

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