Citrus-scented de-stressor

Citrus-scented de-stressor

Just a deep whiff of anything tangy (orange, mandarin, grapefruit, bergamot, lemon) reduces anxiety, melts away tension and takes you to a better place. Female writer Moh Shuying recommends these:

1) Compagnie de Provence Summer Grapefruit Liquid Marseille Soap is made from vegetable oil and free of colouring agents, animal fats and synthetic surfactants. $45, Escentials.

Citric buzz: 2.5 out of 5

2) Chanel Chance Eau Tendre Moisturising Body Cream is a velvety-soft moisturiser that also has hints of delicate jasmine. $163.

Citric buzz: 2 out of 5

3) Cle de Peau Beaute Body Exfoliator is an invigorating, mildly aromatic scrub. $120, Tangs Orchard and Takashimaya D.S.

Citric buzz: 1.5 out of 5

4) Serge Lutens Fleurs d'Oranger EDP smells like an orange tree on a warm day - so lovely. $162, Escentials.

Citric buzz: 3 out of 5

5) Ren Glycolactic Radiance Renewal Mask exfoliates too. $85, Escentials.

Citric buzz: 3.5 out of 5

6) Le Labo Bergamotte 22 Shower Gel is luxe, fresh, sweet yet sensual. $78, Escentials.

Citric buzz: 2.5 out of 5

7) Bulgari Le Gemme in Maravilla EDP is a chypre perfume with just the lightest touch of peach and jasmine. $249, Bulgari.

Citric buzz: 4 out of 5

8) Crabtree & Evelyn Tarocco Orange Skin Silkening Body Souffle is an ultra-light cream moisturiser. $60.

Citric buzz: 3 out of 5

9) Innisfree Tangerine Blossom Perfumed Body Cleanser has zesty Jeju organic tangerine peel and tangerine blossom. $22.

Citric buzz: 3 out of 5

10) Nars Jaipur candle is rich in essential oils of orange, cassis and grapefruit. It lasts up to 70 hours. $120, Tangs Orchard.

Citric buzz: 2.5 out of 5

11) Sulwhasoo Gentle Cleansing Oil's gentle orange scent doesn't just lift the spirit, but also makes you forget you're using oil. $50, Tangs Orchard.

Citric buzz: 2.5 out of 5

12) The Body Shop Pink Grapefruit Body Mist is extremely refreshing, hydrating and zingy. $19.90.

Citric buzz: 4 out of 5

Get a copy of the March 2015 issue of Female, Singapore’s Leading Fashion and Beauty Magazine. Female, published by SPH Magazines, is available at all newsstands now. Check out more stories at Female online, www.femalemag.com.sg.

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