How does scent affect your mood and driving?

November 2, 2023


How do smells affect the brain?
and driving behavior. The olfactory bulb (what’s responsible for your sense of smell) is located in the front of the brain, where your hippocampus and amygdala are located. This area of the brain is where your memories, emotions and behaviors are housed. 

that when fragrances hit the olfactory system, it can produce immediate changes to things like blood pressure, muscle tension, pulse rate and brain activity.

Do certain scents contribute to more mindful driving?
What scents to pay attention to while driving
Mindful driving with the senses


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