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5 Scented Oils That Relieve Stress


Lemon

Lemon oil has been shown to help relax brain waves, making it easier for users to concentrate – so if your stress comes from trying to meet that work deadline, then it may be the oil for you. It also helps fight infections, ease congestion in the lymph nodes, and soothe colds and sore throats, while adding a bright, citrusy scent to your home and body products.


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