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Mood Enhancing Scents

October 11, 2019

With dark mornings and the evenings gradually getting darker too, it’s easy to start hibernating and to feel more lethargic. Luckily, energising scents can...

Autumn Leaves

Autumn Scents and Fragrances For 2019

September 26, 2019

As we begin to leave Summer behind, it’s time to enjoy the scents of the new season. The vibrant colours and comforting aromas are...

Our memories and sense of smell

How Our Sense of Smell Affects Our Memories

August 12, 2019

Have you ever noticed that when you smell a certain fragrance, it brings back memories you may have forgotten about? At Illumens, we wanted...

Top Tips for Using a Reed Diffuser

July 8, 2019

A reed diffuser is the perfect, practical solution for home fragrance for many reasons. By soaking up the fragrance oil through the reeds and...

What Does Your Choice of Candle Say About You?

June 12, 2019

No matter what scent you choose, your choice of candle says a lot more about you and your personality than you think. Have a...

7 Candle Scents Your Dad Will Appreciate This Father’s Day

May 24, 2019

Have you thought about what you’re getting your dad this Father’s Day? Instead of going for the usual aftershave, why not opt for an...

Floral Candle Scents for Spring 2019

April 8, 2019

Spring is finally here, so embrace this beautiful time of year with some floral fragrances! Here are some of our favourite scents to bring...

All About the Abbaye Collection

March 25, 2019

Quite a few Summers ago now Russell and I travelled to Northern France to visit the battle fields of World War One. It was...

Alternative Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

March 18, 2019

Are you bored of giving your mum the same gifts for Mother’s Day every year? Try something different for 2019 and surprise the leading...

Why Scented Candles Make Perfect Romantic Gifts

February 7, 2019

Romance is in the air with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, but who says love should be limited to just one day? There’s...