Feeling angry, anxious, depressed, sorrowful or just plain tired are emotional states that everyone will definitely experience during the work week.

Fragrances can help alter moods. Want to know what may help us pull through the work week? We have a cheat sheet! Refer to this list whenever you are shopping for your shampoo, body wash, essential oil or anything else that are scented.

You may like this

Scents To Relieve Anger

Find products with the following ingredients:

  • Chamomile
  • Jasmine
  • Patchouli
  • Rose
  • Ylang-ylang

Try: Kiehl’s Patchouli & Fresh Rose range of body cleanser (SGD 33), body lotion (SGD 43) and perfume (SGD 82). Read our review about the Kiehl’s Patchouli & Fresh Rose Perfume here.

Kiehls Patchouli Fresh Rose Perfume

Scents To Relieve Anxiety

Find products with the following ingredients:

  • Bergamot
  • Cedarwood
  • Cypress
  • Frankincense
  • Hyssop
  • Lavender
  • Marjoram
  • Myrrh
  • Neroli
  • Orange
  • Peach
  • Rose
  • Rose Geranium
  • Violet Leaf

Try: The new Herbal Essences Japan Series Touchable Smooth with fusions of Camellia Oil & Pink Rose helps relieve anxiety and have long lasting smoothness and scent. Shampoo and conditioner retails at SGD 5.90 and intensive treatment at SGD 12.

Herbal Essences Japan Series Touchable Smooth

Scents To Ease Depression

Find products with the following ingredients

  • Bergamot
  • Clary Sage
  • Grapefruit
  • Jasmine
  • Lavender
  • Lemon
  • Neroli
  • Orange
  • Petitgrain
  • Rose Geranium
  • Sandalwood
  • Tangerine
  • Ylang-ylang

Try: The new Barn & Potter Specialty Oils (Sandalwood) from Mt. Sapola to may be your antidote to easing depression. It’s retailing at SGD 19.90 to SGD 89.90 each and there are 18 other aromatherapy blends in the collection to check out.

Cheat Guide To Scents Barn Potter Specialty Oils Sandalwood

Scents To Ease Sorrow

Find products with the following ingredients:

  • Clary Sage
  • Cypress
  • Fir
  • Marjoram
  • Rosemary
  • Sage

Try: The new L’Oreal Paris EverStrong with Rosemary Mint and Romarin Menthe doesn’t just thicken and strengthen your hair but also may help ease sorrow. Shampoo and conditioner retails at SGD 14.90 and tonic at SGD 29.90

Cheat Guide To Scents Loreal Paris Everstrong With Rosemary Mint And Romarin Menthe

Scents To Reinvigorate & Overcome Fatigue

Find products with the following ingredients:

  • Angelica
  • Benzoin
  • Camphor
  • Cardamom
  • Cinnamon
  • Clove Basil
  • Cypress
  • Eucalyptus
  • Fennel
  • Lemon
  • Peppermint
  • Pine
  • Sage
  • Spiced Apple

Try: Origins Peace of Mind On-The-Spot Relief when you have a headache or feeling mentally fatigued. Its active ingredients consist of basil, eucalyptus and peppermint essential oils. Retails at SGD 26 at Origins counters.

Cheat Guide To Scents Origins Peace Of Mind On The Spot Relief

You may like this