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The best home fragrances to enhance your well-being

The best home fragrances to enhance your well-being
Holly James
Beauty Writer3 years ago
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After a year of staying indoors and the absence of social plans for most of us, it's easy to feel overwhelmed as life starts picking up over the next few months. In celebration of World Mental Health Awareness Week, we're sharing our best tips and tricks to look after your wellbeing, not only this week but all year round.

Having the power to impact your mood and deliver instant calm, boost your energy or help you relax after a long and stressful day, a home fragrance can greatly help with keeping you feeling balanced. Not only do they smell amazing, creating a luxurious sanctuary in your own home, but also offer that added wellbeing boost. We have picked out some of our favourite home fragrances on LOOKFANTASTIC to suit any mood and offer that little pick me up when you need it most.

NEOM Precious Oils

Each blended from the finest essential oils, the NEOM precious oils are the perfect way to create the atmosphere matched to your mood. Simply add up to ten drops of your chosen oil, depending on how strong you would like the scent, to your NEOM Wellbeing Pod Essential Oil Diffuser and allow the fragrance to fill your room.

Had a long day? Try the Black Pepper and Bergamot or Orange Blossom and Neroli Oils to help you de-stress and unwind. Both blends diffuse a warm, relaxing fragrance into your home, perfectly balanced with both uplifting notes as well as calming undertones.

In need of some me time? Take a moment to yourself with the calming Ylang Ylang, Vertivert and Tonka Bean oil, filled with sumptuous and creamy accents that will warm your living space and create a relaxing haven, or try the Tuberose, Cedarwood and Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Blend for a more crisp and refreshing, yet tranquilising atmosphere.

If you need an energy boost, the Mandarin and Eucalyptus Essential Oil Blend is the perfect mix of citrus and floral scents that create the feeling of waking up to a sunny day. The uplifting scent is ideal for when you feel in need of some refreshment and positivity in your home. Alternatively, the Jasmine, Bergamot and Geranium Essential Oil Blend is a delicate fruity and floral blend also mixed with tranquilising Jasmine essential oils that will help to both lift the mood and give you that calm feeling.

Jo Malone London Charity Candle Collection

Shining a light on mental health, not only does the new collection by Jo Malone London smell amazing in your home, helping you to relax, but also contributes towards making a difference in mental health awareness. Each candle purchase helps to support those living with mental health problems and empower people to recover, reconnect and grow through their Charity Candle collection.

Bursting with sweet floral notes, the Jo Malone London Iris and Lady Moore Charity Candle allows the mind to get lost in the fresh aromas, reminiscent of an English garden in summer. Designed to create a warm and homely atmosphere, the blend truly enriches your home, turning it into a sanctuary of calm and tranquillity.

Opening with sparkling Cassis and trailing green ivy, the Jo Malone Lily of the Valley and Ivy Charity Candle will fill your home with a soft floral scent. Housed in a beautiful, limited-edition glass jar, the candle perfectly decorates any room with bright and uplifting natural colours.

Infused with earthy, green notes, the Jo Malone London Peony and Moss Charity Candle reconnects the senses with nature from the comfort of your own home. The light and floral blend of delicate peonies give off subtly sweet aromas whilst the candle burns.

ESPA Candles

Each designed to work in harmony with the mood you want to create, Espa's line of mood balancing candles are the perfect way to keep your wellbeing in check. Their Positivity Candle is infused with an uplifting blend of Jasmine, Gardenia and Rose Geranium mixed with Sweet Orange that fills the room with a joyful aroma, similar to that of a spring garden.

Perfect for when you're feeling a little lacklustre, the Espa Energising Candle is an invigorating blend of Peppermint, Eucalyptus and Rosemary, all made from 100% natural wax. The refreshing and sparkling smell is ideal for starting your day off feeling energised and motivated.

If post-lockdown life is starting to overwhelm you, the Espa Soothing Candle helps to create a serene and comforting ambiance using a blend of Sandalwood, Rose Geranium and Frankincense. The rich but soothing notes contribute to a peaceful and soothing surrounding making it the perfect candle for a relaxing evening in the bath or on the sofa.

this works Deep Sleep Heavenly Candle

Sleep is one of the most important factors in maintaining a healthy wellbeing. If you're struggling to catch your z's at the moment, the this works Deep Sleep Heavenly Candle is designed to soothe and relax both the body and mind, helping you to drift off into a deep sleep. The expert blend of essential oils including Lavender and Chamomile release a calming aroma into your house for up to 40 hours.

Holly James
Beauty Writer
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Working with brands at LOOKFANTASTIC for over two years I have developed my knowledge of all things beauty from key skincare concerns to niche makeup tricks and haircare hacks. I have a major passion for finding effective solutions that are easily accessible to everyone so that we can all achieve our best, glowing complexion.