Expert say memory is 80 percent smell; and so it comes as no surprise that some scents or aromas just take you back to your childhood or teen years. Here are ten smells that will surely remind you of the good old 90s. If you want to add more items to this list, feel free to leave a comment.
If Cucumber Melon body spray was a little too juvenile for your very dignified taste, there was only “One” perfume that you wanted to wear.
5. Herbal Essences Shampoo
Washing your hair with Herbal Essences left your hair smelling like beauty and magic for the whole day.
6. Crayola Crayons
The waxy, papery smell of Crayola crayons is yet another quintessential scent of childhood, and every time you catch a whiff of them today you’re probably immediately transported back to your first day of Kindergarten.
7. Roll-On Body Glitter
Roll-on body glitter was huge in the ’90s and early 2000s, because obviously nothing says “beauty” like looking as though you got locked in an art supply closet.
8. My Little Pony Figurines
And who could forget that powdery and slightly sweet plastic scent of the original My Little Pony figurines?
9. McDonald’s Playplace
Although you still see these in some McDonald’s restaurants today, they’re definitely not as ubiquitous as they were during your childhood.