Olfactory Nostalgia of Sandalwood with Waris
At In Fiore, we believe the skin is a sense organ and scent initiates healing. Olfactory Nostalgia is a look at medicinal triggers, scented memories, and the feelings that ensue when taking in a distinct ingredient.
Meet Waris Ahluwalia, the New York City-based actor and founder behind HOUSE OF WARIS Botanicals, a beautiful assortment of adaptogenic beverages that address relaxation, clarity, and energy.
“The power of scent can transport, heal, and uplift.”
– Waris Ahluwalia
What & Where:
Actor and caretaker of HOUSE of WARIS Botanicals, a company devoted to making outrageously delicious healing teas and beverages, based in New York City.
Sandalwood takes me back to the land of my birth, India. Romance, adventure, and comfort all wrapped up in one.
Perfumery as Medicine:
The planet has provided us with a bounty of flora that has the power to heal. The power of scent can transport, heal, and uplift. It guides me in my work with herbs, spices, and teas.
SHOP SANDALWOOD-INFUSED ESSENTIALS
KASHMIR BODY BALM
India venerates sandalwood because it is believed to emanate a great spiritual radiance and protective energies. Considered a symbol of vitality, it reinforces the secretion of sex hormones.