Traditionally, January has always been a difficult month. It somehow manages to be too long, and the weather too cold – bringing on the winter blues.
Add the Covid lockdown into the mix and that triples the misery January brings, leaving most of us struggling to cope. Lighting a scented candle is one way to calm yourself down so here five scented candles that will not only bring warmth into your home but also help calm your mind.
An ancient scent with a lingering aroma for your home; frankincense is perfect for this time of year as it’s light and warm. It’s also a natural stress-reliever, making it perfect for relaxing.
Woody and spicy with a clean scent; Juniper Berry is perfect for this season. It has a calming and grounding effect and can also be diffused to help cleanse and purify the air in your home.
Bergamot is great for elevating your mood and alleviating stress. Light a bergamot infused candle to calm yourself when things get stressful.
Rich and aromatic, fig is popular in Middle Eastern homes for a reason. It smells fruity, dense, and sophisticated – perfect for winter.
Everybody loves the scent of vanilla! It’s also a potent relaxer and almost instantly boosts happiness levels. Vanilla is perfect for elevating your mood and getting rid of irritations.