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Match A Candle To Your Mood

Match A Candle To Your Mood
A candle makes an ideal housewarming, birthday or ‘just because’ gift. Match a candle to your mood with our picks - read on for more.

If You’re Feeling Creative

Channel your creative energy with just a whiff of this gorgeous candle. Scented with neroli and orange, you won’t want to snuff this candle any time soon.  Try Circa Home Candle in Neroli & Vanilla, $29.95

If You’re Feeling Anxious

Settle your senses with a candle that will draw balance into your thoughts. This new launch from Smith & Co is perfect for calming your mind, and contains a green base aroma and floral top notes.  Try The Aromatherapy Co. Smith and Co Candle in Unwind, $29.95

If You’re Feeling Confident

Known to center concentration, ylang ylang and jasmine is the perfect pick to burn in the morning as you get ready. This limited edition buy from Ecoya also features a citrus note of bergamot to awaken the senses.  Try Ecoya Candle in Summer Rain & Wild Jasmine, $39.95

If You’re Feeling Happy

A delicious candle can seriously pep up your mood or keep you on that happy high. Palm Beach’s Watermelon candle is unapologetically sweet, and oh-so-addictive… and yes, it does smell like watermelon lollies. It’s a must-have.  Try Palm Beach Collection Candle in Watermelon, from $16.95

If You’re Feeling Sexy

A rich rosy scent is perfect for setting the mood when you’ve got a night in with your partner. The woody base of agarwood and sandalwood will immediately warm up the room, making you both feel equally as relaxed. Try Glasshouse Fragrances Candle in Arabian Nights, $42.95

Written by Iantha Yu

Iantha Yu is a journalist that specializes in writing and styling beauty, health and lifestyle content. She joins The Carousel as Beauty Editor after previously working at SHOP Til You Drop and Women’s Health magazine, and prior to that, edited her own beauty website.

She firmly believes that good skincare, a bright lippie, or good quality false eyelashes can change your life (or at least your mood for the day).

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