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Mood properties of essential oils.


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Mood properties of essential oils

Although the emotions evoked by smells and fragrances are highly personal, there seems to be a certain correlation between the scent of some essential oils and the “moods” they create.

Mood properties essential oils moods Alertness Assertiveness Concentration Confidence Contentment Creativity Focus Happiness Joy Peace Performance Positive Restfulness Self-awareness Self-esteem Self-image

The mood created by a particular smell has a lot to do with the limbic system in the body, and this is the oldest and most ancient system in the brain. To read more about this fascinating subject please click here.

Alertness Basil, Bergamot, Black pepper, Grapefruit, Peppermint, Rosemary
Assertiveness Basil, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Ylang-Ylang, Lime
Concentration Lemon, Basil, Lemongrass, Rosemary, Frankincense, Chamomile Roman
Confidence Cypress, Fennel, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Orange, Pine
Contentment Cypress, Lavender, Bergamot, Orange, Sandalwood, Cloves, Ylang-Ylang
Creativity Bergamot, Lemon, Frankincense, Neroli, Rose, Jasmine, Cloves
Focus Thyme, Lemon, Fennel, Bergamot, Basil, Cypress, Cinnamon
Happiness Orange, Rose, Jasmine, Ginger, Cloves, Cinnamon, Geranium
Joy Sandalwood, Frankincense, Lemon, Petitgrain, Orange, Bergamot
Peace Chamomile Roman, Neroli, Juniper, Frankincense, Melissa, Yarrow
Performance Bay, Bergamot, Frankincense, Lemon, Grapefruit, Lavender, Jasmine
Positive Basil, Lemon, Grapefruit, Myrrh, Patchouli, Geranium, Frankincense
Restfulness Lavender, Geranium, Clary sage, Neroli, Sandalwood
Self-awareness Cypress, Clary sage, Jasmine, Coriander, Cloves, Sandalwood
Self-esteem Jasmine, Geranium, Cedarwood, Sandalwood
Self-image Orange, Lavender, Melissa, Neroli, Jasmine, Sandalwood, Bay, Pine, Nutmeg

 

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