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5 New Floral Fragrances That Boost Your Mood

Spray and Get Happy!

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Your fragrance can truly make you happier and more assured. Science has proved it. Scent—more so than music or even photos—has a Proustian power to evoke nostalgia, a state of mind that triggers feelings of optimism and a higher-than-normal level of self-esteem. The key, of course, is to find a fragrance that prompts that positive recall. Research shows that two of the most potent memory-conjuring scents are those of food and flowers. (Looking for other ways to boost your mood? Lather on these lotions to promote good vibes.)

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Coach Eau de Parfum

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This Coach perfume has hints of raspberry and pear and it's inspired by the spontaneous energy of New York City. So if you're looking to spruce up your mood and feel sexy, spray some on. ($75; ulta.com)

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Jo Malone London Basil & Neroli Cologne

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With the bright scent of freshly cut basil, this perfume will make you feel energized in an au naturale sort of way. (And here's how to make your perfume last longer so you smell delish all day!) ($130; jomalone.com)

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So Very Sofia by Sofia Vergara

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You'll be channeling your inner Sofia with this floral-packed scent. (Looking for a different vibe? Learn how to choose the best scent for you.) ($36; avon.com)

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Dolce & Gabbana Velvet Ginestra

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Dolce & Gabbana is another perfume with a floral forward scent. You'll feel as wild as the Mediterrian flowers that inspired the scent. ($230; saks.com)

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Gucci Bamboo Eau de Toilette

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Gucci Bamboo has sweet, sensual notes of vanilla and jasmine—making this a perfect pick for day or night. ($104; macys.com)

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