Scents to soothe anxiety, headaches, stress and more.
What: The ceramic-maker's new essential oil blends patchouli, spices, basil, white sage and Sicilian lemon.
They say: Calms and soothes to ease anxiety and depression.
We say: Spicy, subtly musky and earthy in a way that sets it apart from the typically sweet stuff peddled by other brands.
How much: B990 for 100ml
3/F, Siam Discovery, Rama 1 Rd., 096-516-4449. Open daily 10am-10pm. www.fb.com/conenumber9
What: Lemon and lavender 100-percent pure essential oil.
They say: Relaxes the mind and helps relieve tension and headaches.
We say: Warm and citrusy with a soft note of lavender that makes us want to sink our heads into a pillow.
How much: B390 for 10ml
Available at: 3/F, Siam Discovery, Rama 1 Rd., 099-131-5408. Open daily 10am-10pm. www.herbpiness.com
What: Organic lavender, organic Madagascan vanilla absolute oil and patchouli.
They say: Relieves stress and nervous tension.
We say: Not as sweet as the ingredients suggest. The concentrated scent makes it a better match for the diffuser than the burner.
How much: B1,130 for 10ml
5/F, Central Chidlom, Phloen Chit Rd., 02-253-5858. Open daily 10am-10pm. www.panpuri.com
What: The Jasmine Queen essential oil blends jasmine, ylang-ylang and gardenia.
They say: Alleviates anxiety, depression, insomnia and stress.
We say: Warm and floral but not overpowering.
How much: B650 for 10ml
2/F, Siam Center, Rama 1 Rd., 02-538-5548. Open daily 10am-10pm. www.suvarnsiam.com
What: Lavender and rosemary 100-percent pure essential oil.
They say: Deep relaxation that helps to alleviate tension, insomnia and depression.
We say: Sweet but subtle with a soothing mintiness. An antidote to a hectic work day.
How much: B790 for 10ml
5/F, Emporium, 622 Sukhumvit Rd., 02-664-9924. Open daily 10am-10pm. www.thann.info
What: The Sleep Well bed mist made with pure plant essence and organic argan oil.
They say: Helps relieve stress and fatigue for better sleep and relaxation.
We say: Soft and uplifting geranium that’s pleasant and familiar.
How much: B650 for 10ml
2/F, Siam Center, Rama 1 Rd., 085-226-7657. Open daily 10am-10pm. www.zantiis.com
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