Delicious Scent Interviews Dr. Rachel Herz, the Creator of Scentology

Scentology ProductsA while ago, I stumbled upon a line of special fragrances called Scentology. My initial reaction was, “What a neat name!” I picked up one of the boxes called “Crave Control” and was immediately intrigued by what I discovered. According to the box description, this particular fragrance can curb people’s appetite and therefore, help them lose weight!

Besides Crave Control, there are two other products in the Scentology line: Endurance Enhancer and Bliss Booster. Endurance Enhancer is a fragrance that gives people more energy, while Bliss Booster aims to help people feel happier. Curious? I am.

As a result of my curiosity, I e-mailed Dr. Rachel Herz, who is the creator of Scentology. She was kind enough to take some time out of her busy schedule to answer my questions, so I’d like to use this opportunity to say, “Thank you!”

Without further ado, onto the interview … read more »

Scentology, Let Fragrance Take Control

A few days ago, I went to Target to pick up some Burt’s Bees lip balms. While browsing the beauty aisle, I randomly stumbled upon Scentology. I decided to take a closer look at one of the boxes labeled as, “Crave Control.” Apparently, the scent is supposed to curb your cravings for sweets and carbs. I’m skeptical about its claims for promoting weight loss, but judging from the vanilla properties, at least it won’t smell bad. Nonetheless, I was rather intrigued by the concept.

According to the official site, “Scentology employs your brain’s natural connection to your olfactory system (sense of smell) to evoke a particular behavior. No other sensory system makes as direct contact with the areas of the brain involved in emotion, associative learning and memory. Clinical studies demonstrate that these proprietary formulas significantly and measurably affect behavior.”

Currently, there are three Scentology products available, and each serves a different purpose … read more »