If you've started feeling down lately, you're not alone. Seasonal Affective Disorder hits during the winter, right around the time Daylight Savings Time ends and the sun goes down extra early. While it's not exactly a prescription drug, beauty tends to be an instant mood enhancer, especially when fresh, citrusy scents are involved. Click through to see some of our happiness-boosting favorites.
Lush Celebrate body lotion ($29.95, lushusa.com) is one of the best when you're having a bad day. The combination of cocoa butter and almond butter makes for a creamy moisturizer, and the scent reminds us of the Fruit Stripe gum we loved so much as kids.
What's better than a hydrating scalp and hair mask? A pink scalp and hair mask. ESPA's Pink Hair & Scalp Mud ($69, espaskincare.com) hydrates hair and boosts hair growth. Seeing yourself with gorgeous hair is sure to lift your spirits.
Ole Henriksen Truth to Go Wipes ($6, olehenriksen.com) help remove makeup and deliver vitamin C to the skin. Plus, the orangesicle scent is as sunny as it gets.
Reminding yourself that the holidays are right around the corner is a great way to lighten your mood. Try soaking in a tub with Dr. Hauschka's Spruce Warming Bath Essence ($9.95, drhauschka.com). The smell will remind you of Christmas trees.
We're loving the new bath and body line from Sonia Kashuk, especially the Yellow Alluriana Shower Gel ($8.99, target.com), which smells like grapefruit.