In Mistborn, can Allomancers burn zinc and brass to Riot or Soothe their own emotions, such as to calm down if scared or cause a fight-or-flight reaction to trigger adrenaline?

  • Unfortunately for them no, it's external power. – Mithoron Feb 10 '19 at 0:54
  • probably not because they put out soothing in waves and it doesnt affect them. – Antheloth Feb 11 '19 at 11:55

No, they are explicitly stated not to be able to:

He knew himself a fool. However, he could not help how he felt. One could not use emotional Allomancy on one’s self
The Well of Ascension chapter 46, page 578 (2014 trade paperback edition)

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