Burning incense is a popular relaxation method, and each fragrance has different uses and positive effects on your state of mind. We sell a range of yummy hand rolled incense that have been fairly traded from Bali, so we figured we'd let you know exactly what each fragrance is good for!
How do you decide which fragrance is right for you? Read on, and pick your favourite based on what it can provide for you.
Cinnamon - It is said that Cinnamon incense sticks can enhance your concentration, perfect for the creative mind. They also have preventative properties for infections and help to relieve muscle tension. A great one to burn if you are practicing Yoga and stretching out your limbs.
Frangipani - Frangipani is known to promote a peaceful environment with its alluring qualities. The floral fragrance can be used to restore a natural harmony to your home. Perfect for burning at the end of a stressful day, to bring back a peaceful state of mind.
Jasmine - The Jasmine fragrance is a classic in aromatherapy that is used to enhance the libido and romantic mood of both men and women. It is also great for boosting confidence and a wise state of mind. Ideal for creating a sensual and romantic atmosphere.
Lavender - Many use Lavender to fragrance the home and in incense form it is perfect for creating a warm and relaxing environment. Used to relieve anxiety and mental tension, this scent is perfect for lifting your emotional wellbeing and creating a harmonious balance to your inner psyche.
Lemon Grass - Lemon Grass is traditionally used to enhance mental clarity, relieving any emotional fatigue you may be experiencing and restoring a sense of calm to your mental wellbeing. The perfect choice to burn during meditation because of its stimulating effect on one’s self-awareness.
Lotus & White Musk - The Lotus scent is great for getting in tune with your mind’s eye. Creating a sense of inner peace and calm, it enhances one’s state of self-awareness, making it a great choice of incense to burn during meditation.
Opium - The Opium scent is taken from the heart of a poppy seed and creates a euphoric atmosphere that is great for unwinding and promoting healthy sleep patterns. Perfect for inner peach and stability due to its calming nature.
Patchouli - By burning Patchouli incense you'll be promoting a relaxing environment that is sensual and hormonally stimulant. It reduces feelings of lethargy and calms mood swings making it the perfect choice to burn when suffering with your monthly cycle.
Sandalwood - Sandalwood incense are often used to create a comforting and peaceful environment to help with relieving symptoms of depression. A calming power that is perfect for stress relief and feelings of insecurity, it helps to enhance your self-esteem and bring peace to your mental wellbeing.
Vanilla - The sweet scents of Vanilla incense are grounding and great for enhancing your memory. Creating a calming and warm environment with healing properties. Vanilla is great for burning when you have company as it promotes a feeling of love and friendship.
Vintage Rose - This beautiful Vintage Rose scent has been inspired by the qualities of Tuberose. Known to relieve headaches and enhance the romantic moods of women. It's a motivational scent that is perfect for stress management and restoring balance to your mood.
Ylang Ylang - A favourite for incense lovers Ylang Ylang is wonderfully floral experience. Burning it will help to relieve symptoms of depression and anxiety as well as frustration or sensitivity. It enhances your inner confidence filling you with warmth and joy. A great one to burn in the mornings to fill you with enthusiasm for your day.
So, there you have it, now you can make an informed decision about which scent to buy!
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