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Yougi Essentials for your Summer Staycation

A long-awaited trip can often feel a little more frantic than relaxed; sometimes the stress of travelling, struggling to switch off and sleeping in a new place can make it feel as all the time off has slipped away before truly getting the chance to feel fully recharged and reconnected to ourselves.  Whether you’re planning on heading to the coast or staying a little closer to home this year, natural fragrances and essential oils can go a long way in helping you make the most of your staycation. Try using different scents in different spaces throughout your home or on a trip to help create a revitalising balance between work and play this summer.  Our Detox scent works perfectly as a calming...

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Our Scent Stories

Our sense of smell is the most powerful one we have. Closely linked to memory and mood, what we smell has the ability to stir us, move us and immerse us in an instant. Inspired by beautiful moments and adventures, Emily has created scents to transport the mind and transform emotions. Created using natural fragrances from 100% pure therapeutic-grade essential oils and no synthetic ingredients.  Each individual blend takes a minimum of three months to develop and perfect. Created using natural fragrances from 100% essential oils, each scent offers a mood-transforming sensory experience.   Soothe  Our Soothe scent is inspired by the Cotswolds’ countryside retreats surrounded by rolling English lavender fields.  The calming lavender pure essential oil is created by...

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Evening Rituals to help Ease Anxiety

The rituals that you do in the evening not only set the tone for your sleep that night, but also give your mind a much-needed break so that you can tackle tomorrow with confidence. Look at what you do from the moment you close your laptop at the end of your work day. What are you doing that is feeding into a more positive evening? Whilst you can truly start an evening ritual whenever you feel it will serve you best, we’d recommend setting aside 30 minutes or more before bed to find calm and serenity after a busy day. Evening ritual to  help soothe anxiety  When you’re finished with your to-do list and your dinner plates are in the dishwasher,...

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Using Aromachology and Aromatherapy in your Self-Care Ritual

Aromachology and aromatherapy are a match made in heaven when it comes to getting your self-care ritual to work harder for you. In this blog post, we explain how to harness both to craft mindful practices that are truly life-changing. Imagine if you could find the key to supercharging every single one of your self-care practices. If you could make your meditation more peaceful, your at-home workout more invigorating, or ensure that your slow morning coffee truly sets you up for the day in the best way possible. Whilst you may be sceptical about the power of scent, we’ve spent a huge amount of time researching and practising both aromatherapy and aromachology. We’ve not only experienced first-hand how they can...

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