The Science of Scent

Come Closer

Bergamot | Turkish Rose | Sandalwood

As soon as you walk into a room, women notice you. You carry yourself with seductive energy. When women approach you and ask what you are wearing, you tell them, Come closer.

Bergamot: Bergamot can relieve depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders by signaling the brain to release dopamine and serotonin. [1]

Turkish Rose: Studies have found that inhaling rose scent increased sexual desire and sexual satisfaction. Researchers believe that the release of dopamine in the brain, a known motivator, may be what spurs the increase in sexual desire, while simultaneously alleviating symptoms of depression. [2]

Sandalwood: In Ayurvedic medicine, sandalwood’s calming properties were effective to help balance moods, quiet the mind and inspire relaxation — key for setting the mood.[3] Researchers of a 2006 study from the University of Pennsylvania found that women who inhaled sandalwood during sex reported a spike in desire and an elevated mood. [4] 

To Conquering

Grapefruit | St. Thomas Pepper | Patchouli

Even if you are not the boss, you are destined to conquer. You are the CEO of your life. Be a man of class and taste, known to be focused and powerful.

Grapefruit: Studies link citrus to calming and anti-anxiety effects. Having the scent of citrus will give you a balancing mood and will help in relieving anxiety. [5]

Pepper: In one study, it appears that black pepper improves brain function. It is able to improve cognitive function and memory by stimulating the chemical pathways to the brain. It will help you focus. [6]

Patchouli: Studies have linked patchouli in reducing stress and an increased satisfaction in professional quality of life. [7] It It is also good to calm nerves, relieve depression and improve sexual interest. [8]

Everyday

Grapefruit | Cardamom | Cedarwood

Your everyday fragrance. Something that isn’t too overpowering but, when noticed, compliments you without effort. For the times you see a long-lost ex-girlfriend or someone important you stumble across, you’re always leaving them an impression.

Grapefruit: Studies link citrus to calming and anti-anxiety effects. Having the scent of citrus will give you a balancing mood and will help in relieving anxiety. [5]

Cardamom: Compounds in cardamom may help increase airflow to your lungs and improve breathing.Cardamom can provide an invigorating scent that enhances your body’s ability to use oxygen. [9]

Cedarwood: It has the power to relieve tension and stress that can negatively affect your health and it has a soothing and calming effect on the mind. Research published in 2017 demonstrates that the scent of cedarwood increases serotonin production. [10]