Scent of violets is very clear, sweet, and somehow honest and, although it has no proven therapeutic use, it can remind you of younger days when life was uncomplicated. Violets were said to be the Empress Josephine’s favorite flower, and Queen Victoria often wore a posy of fresh violets picked for her by Prince Albert. Used alone, the scent is too simple, but it is well complemented by the earthiness of oakmoss and the spiciness of coriander. Refreshing lavender has calming properties and is also reputed to increase gentleness in men while giving greater strength to women. Some of the top fragrances that compliment inner strength are listed below