Aromatherapy, a powerful ancient wellness practice, has gained popularity over the years. We are excited that our partnering brand, Greenology, agreed to share valuable insights and expertise on this holistic practice.

Join us for an exclusive interview with Gray Yong, Co-founder of Greenology, as we cover the journey and foundational pillars of this brand. Discover how their commitment to holistic well-being and sustainability has shaped their approach. From aromatherapy to aspirations towards professional and personal wellness, this conversation unveils the essence of Greenology’s philosophy.

A Sustainable Curative Journey

Be Relax: What are the roots of Greenology?

Gray: Greenology was founded on the principle of integrating the healing virtues of nature into daily life through superior aromatherapy and skincare products. Our roots trace back to a deep-seated belief in nature’s therapeutic properties, sparked by our founders’ personal encounters with natural remedies and essential oils. Committed to sustainability and ethical sourcing, Greenology emphasizes products that are both effective and environmentally friendly, aiming to foster a community that cherishes wellness and ecological consciousness.

Integrating Aromatherapy Into Daily Life

Be Relax: What is Greenology’s mission?

Gray: Greenology’s mission is to integrate the transformative power of aromatherapy into urban life wellness. Our goal is to offer city dwellers a calming and restorative escape from the stress of daily life, empowering them to lead healthier, more balanced lives. We advocate for the safe and correct usage of aromatherapy through scientific principles, ensuring people can enjoy its benefits safely and effectively.


Defusing Holistic Well-Being

Be Relax: Why did you choose aromatherapy for your business?

Gray: We chose aromatherapy for our business because of its profound ability to promote holistic well-being. Aromatherapy harnesses the therapeutic properties of natural plant extracts to support physical, mental, and emotional health.

Embracing Mental Health

Be Relax: How do you see the connection between aromatherapy and mental health?

Gray: With essential oils interacting directly with the limbic system to influence emotions and memories. Inhaling specific scents swiftly impacts mood, stress, and overall well-being, all supported by scientific research.


Promoting Relaxation For Mental Well-Being

Be Relax: Can aromatherapy improve some mental health conditions? If yes, which ones and how?

Gray: Our essential oil blends, such as Deep Sleep, Mood Lift, Wind Down, and Stay Focus, are specifically formulated to address various aspects of mental well-being. For example, Deep Sleep promotes relaxation and better sleep quality, while Mood Lift helps uplift and elevate mood. Wind Down aids in relaxation and stress reduction, while Stay Focus enhances concentration and mental clarity.

Fostering Wellness

Be Relax: What are your wellness habits?

Grey: My wellness habits include practicing mindfulness and being aware of my emotions. I find that essential oils are particularly effective for enhancing my emotional well-being.


New Wellness Practices in 2024

Be Relax: What would you like to improve in 2024 in terms of healthy habits/wellness?

Gray: Amidst the busyness of life, it’s easy to overlook self-care, so I’m focusing on carving out time for mindfulness practices like meditation and journaling. Alongside this, I maintain a healthy lifestyle through regular exercise and nutritious eating habits. Through these efforts, I seek to achieve a better balance in life and emotions.

Aromatherapy Trends and Innovations

Be Relax: Have you discovered any trends that you are interested in trying or have already tried?

Gray: We’ve noticed a growing trend of integrating aromatherapy into the aesthetic of home living. We’re intrigued by this movement and are eager to explore and develop products that cater to this aspect of holistic wellness.

Specialist’s Choice

Be Relax: What is your favorite aromatherapy choice?

Gray: My favorite aromatherapy choice is the “Wind Down” blend, which helps calm my mind and promote relaxation.

Gray, your insights, experiences, and personal aspirations have been inspiring. Aromatherapy’s versatility in wellness is unique, and it’s refreshing to see a brand like Greenology promoting its use for mental health while staying rooted in sustainability. At Be Relax, we take pride in partnering with responsible, like-minded brands such as yours. Travelers can discover Greenology products in our Be Relax spa at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Embark on an aromatic journey that transcends the senses and nurtures well-being at every step now.