13 Ways to Prevent Indoor Air Pollution (Backed by Science)

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When you think of air pollution, indoor air likely isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. However, it’s probably affecting you more than you realize. Pollutants can be introduced to your home in a number of ways. Some are carried in from the outside by family members or drafted in by the wind. Others […]

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15 Evidence-Based Aphrodisiac Scents to Improve Date Night

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Scent is a powerful tool. Studies show that it’s linked to memory and emotion, even more so than our other senses. But did you know it also plays a significant role in our love lives? Throughout history, people have used aphrodisiac scents to set the mood. Ancient Indians mention using certain oils and spices in […]

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9 Benefits of Beauty Sleep – According to Science

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Each year, the world spends billions of dollars on cosmetic treatments to make us look and feel our best. While we’re a huge supporter of makeup and fragrances that make you feel fantastic, we’re also here to encourage you to consider a free option: beauty sleep.  You’re probably familiar with the dull, drab complexion that […]

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[Survey] Women’s Biggest Date Killers Revealed

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First impressions are key when going on a date with someone new, as people often make an initial assessment within the first few hours of meeting someone. While these reactionary feelings don’t always last in the long-run, it’s definitely worth noting their importance. While it’s important to be courteous, listen intently and exhibit positive body […]

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How to Apply Cologne: A Man’s Guide to Fragrance Usage

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Most men are applying cologne the wrong way. Knowing how to apply cologne is an art form which, if not done properly, can lead to either over-application or a scent that fades almost immediately. Since cologne is an afterthought for many men, they spray it on their clothes right before they walk out the door […]

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Kids Craft: “Perfume” with Printable Labels

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From the time they are born, children explore the world using their five senses: sight, smell, taste, touch and sound. Sensory play, which are activities that allow children to use their senses to explore the world around them, are an important part of all children’s development. Sensory play can take the form of tactile experiences […]

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The Science of Scent Marketing

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Have you ever walked through the mall or the airport and noticed the sweet smell of cinnamon rolls? More often than not, you’ll find the scent is coming from a Cinnabon. This isn’t a coincidence; it’s an intentionally crafted scent marketing campaign designed to encourage sales. The bakery chain bakes fresh cinnamon rolls every 30 […]

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Find Your Perfect Wedding Fragrance

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Planning the perfect wedding means making so many choices. You will need to pick your venue, your dress, your cake and much more. One choice you might not have started thinking about is what kind of fragrance you will be wearing on your special day. To choose the perfect scent you should think about the […]

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15 Scents to Help You Sleep

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Humans have used scents to lull themselves to sleep for thousands of years. In ancient Egypt, those who could afford it would burn frankincense, myrrh, cinnamon and cypress to induce sleep and enhance dreams. The Romans used the scent of chamomile to relax and drift into dreamland. Even the “father of medicine,” Hippocrates, was an […]

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12 Scents That Will Make You More Productive

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Have you ever walked past a certain aroma and instantly experienced a flashback to your childhood? This happens because smells that enter your body have a direct link to your memory center. When you hear, touch or taste something, that information passes through the thalamus, the part of the brain that relays sensory information, before […]

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