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Pick-Me-Up Smelling Salts: An Uplifting Aromatherapy Recipe

Painted in 1804; referenced from ArtSunLight Oil Paintings

Smelling salts remind us of Victorian England when women swooned and wore too-tight corsets, but smelling salts in some form are still used today in our hospitals to keep patients from losing consciousness. It is amazing when something made so popular by Victorian women is still effectively used today. Still, the thought of smelling something awful to stay awake doesn’t sound so appealing to most. Continue reading