QUIZ: Which Aveda Aroma Complements Your Personality?

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on AVEDA. Minor edits have been done by Tousled Online Magazine editors.

If you know anything about Aveda, it’s probably that their products smell amazing. Aveda’s aromas are what they’re best known for, and they love each and every one. While every aroma has its olfactory magic, there are three “heritage” aromas that hold a special place in Aveda’s hearts — the ones that have been around since the early days and have legions of fans of all ages today: Shampure, Rosemary Mint, and Cherry Almond. 

If you’re not sure which of Aveda’s “big three” aromas suits you best, no worries! Here’s a good old-fashioned magazine-style quiz to help you find your perfect match.

 Aveda cherry Almond, shampure, and rosemary mint

How would your friends describe you?

A. Adventurous, high-energy.

B. Sweet, but with a wild side.

C. Calm, cool and collected. 

Where can we find you on the weekend?

A. Outside! I love to get outside and do things, like hiking, skiing, you name it.

B. Checking out the hottest new restaurants or shopping.

C. Going to the spa, then unwinding at home with a book. 

What’s your dream vacation?

A. Backpacking across Europe or camping in the forest.

B. Paris, duh!

C. A yoga retreat at an eco-luxury resort on the beach. 

What’s your beverage of choice?

A. Espresso! I need caffeine all day.

B. A healthy (and sweet!) fruit smoothie.

C. Tea — especially Aveda’s Comforting Tea. 

How would you describe your personal style?

A. Colorful, vibrant, trendy and a little sporty.

B. Flirty, romantic, with lots of pink!

C. I’ve never met a linen dress or suit I didn’t like. 

You’re throwing a party. What’s going down?

A. Lots of games, and then some dancing!

B. I’m making a fancy dinner with tons of desserts.

C. It’s small, intimate and cozy. Best friends only! 

Which colors do you gravitate toward most?

A. Bright colors! I love happy, vibrant shades.

B. Pink! It’s always trendy to me.

C. I’m all about sage green, mustard yellow and heather purple. 

We’re going on our first date. What are we doing?

A. Rock-climbing … or mini-golf.

B. A movie, dinner and drinks — totally classic. You better bring flowers!

C. We’re meeting for coffee in the afternoon and going for a walk in the park.


If you got mostly As … You’re Rosemary Mint!

Energy is your middle name. You love to get moving and your vibrant spirit lights up the room. Rosemary Mint, with its invigorating aroma of peppermint, spearmint and rosemary, can’t wait to go along on all your many adventures. 

Aveda rosemary mint

If you got mostly Bs … You’re Cherry Almond!

You’re sweet … and a little wild. You love rom-coms, fancy dinners and having fun with people you love. Cherry Almond’s fruity-floral aroma of ylang-ylang, orange and tonka bean is just as enchanting as you are.

Aveda cherry almond

If you got mostly Cs … You’re Shampure!

You bring good vibes everywhere you go. You’re all about personal wellness, so enhance your self-care routine with Shampure’s calming aroma of 25 pure plant and flower essences, including lavender and ylang-ylang.

Aveda shampure

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