Therapy in a Bottle: The Best Scents to Transform Your Mood

Before you reach for that box of chocolates or umpteenth cup of coffee to improve your mood, try a splash of perfume first. Scent is a powerful mood-booster: The right one can take you to your happy place (sans calories), give you a burst of energy, and even calm anxiety. To see what scents we should sniff for every mood, we chatted with Cary Caster, owner and founder of 21 Drops.


Keep scrolling to see the best pick-me-up scents that can transform your state of mind.