What your scent preference says about you.


Floral personalities tend to be optimistic, extremely romantic, appreciative of the arts, and typically very generous emotionally and and physically.
Florals can be used to open oneself up to love in all forms, compassion & generosity.
Floral notes include rose, orange blossom, hyacinth, chamomile, ylang ylang, jasmine, lilac, mimosa etc.

Sweet Aroma - This personality tends to be relaxed, charismatic, creative, & open hearted they tend to enjoy harmonious agreement & can be partially empathic, which helps them negotiate agreements and bringing people together..
Sweet aromas can be used for reconciling differences, tolerance, and bring positive energy
Notes in this family are geranium, lemon verbena, violets & vanilla

Citrus Aroma profiles tend to be intellectual, easily adaptable, witty, they may often speak before they can catch up to their internal dialogue. The person attracted to citrus scents typically likes to travel and is adaptable, they enjoy change.
You can use Citrus scent for imparting courage to make changes and to adapt quickly in learning.
Some notes: grapefruit, lemon, lemongrass, lime, sweet orange or tangerine.

Herb scent profile people tend to have a compassionate demeanor, they are caring and typically lean towards an environmentally conscience lifestyle, if not they're often thinking about it.
You can use herbaceous scents to get in touch with the natural world, they can also be used for creating growth and ideals towards fruition.
. Some scents in this family are clary sage, fennel, hyssop, rosemary, and marjoram.

Spice profiles tend to be full of passion and fire, they highly value their individuality and have an iinnate ability to change outcomes in their favor. They're innovative and are able to see the big picture.
Spice notes can be used to impart courage, impetus for change, good luck, and create energetic change.
Popular spicey notes include anise, cinnamon, clove, coriander, nutmeg, frankincense and myrrh.

Green Leafy types tend to be natural healers, they prefer showing their personality through their actions and not through words. They tend to have a wise composure about them due to their grounded and practical approach to life.
Greens can be used to ground, settle ones anxiety & bring practical ideas.
Some fragrances they'll lean towards are bay, cypress, eucalyptus, patchouli, pine.

Wood scent profiles tend are natural teachers with leadership qualities, very idealistic and tend to see the bigger picture. They're good at working towards future plans vs here and now due to their natural insight. The scents they're attracted to tend to help in these areas energetically positive in nature.
Wood scents can be used for positive influence in new cycles, projects, long goals and to reverse energy
Notes this profile is likely attracted to are woods, cedarwood, ho wood, buddha wood, rosewood, juniper and sandalwood.

Root Scent profiles tend to take on a realistic approach to life, they're strongly connected to history and tradition. Typically slow to react, they're trustworthy, loyal and good with money.
Use Root scents for law, contracts, safety and property financial type matters.
Root scents include but are not limited to ginger, turmeric, valerian angelica some of these also do correspond to spice (see above for that description)

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