Bring the fragrance of nature into your home and turn your space into a relaxing, refreshing haven with these scent-sational candles…
Scented candles are a wonderful way of adding an amazing aroma and Zen quality to your home. Different scents have different spiritual purposes, too. Whether you love to surround yourself with the energising warm notes of vanilla, or prefer the calming fragrance of lavender, here’s our pick of the best scents to set the mood and stimulate your senses…
In the world of aromatherapy, lavender is one of the most popular essential oils. Its light purple colour is linked with the crown chakra, the energy centre associated with higher purpose and spiritual connectivity, while the scent is great for promoting calm, a good night’s rest and an overall feeling of happiness.
Known as “The Fruit of Life,” pomegranates are said to have originated from The Garden of Paradise. They’re also a symbol of fertility and rebirth. It’s a great candle to burn if you want to promote new changes or you’re thinking of expanding your family.
Warming vanilla is said to boost libido and loving relationships, and is great for creating a romantic mood on a cosy night in. It also has a relaxing and calming effect on the brain and nerves, providing relief from anxiety, anger and restlessness.
Clean and inviting, the uplifting citrus fragrance of lemon is said to help promote clarity of the mind and encourage spiritual healing. It is also believed to enhance your psychic powers and can be used to contact spirits.
This bracing scent is great for those who struggle to come to life in the mornings. It is also said to increase strength and willpower and cure bad habits. Place your candle in your bedroom to promote good health. Eucalyptus is also associated with the moon’s power and the element of water.
Burn a rose candle whenever you need inspiration in your life. Wild rose oil is said to help those who have stopped trying to solve an unwanted situation in their life and believe that their fate cannot be changed. A scented rose candle will help you to become lively and enthusiastic again. It is also a powerful aphrodisiac, so light one when you’re in the mood for romance!