Sunday, 1st October 2023

Give your home a scent of relaxation

By Maria Diamond
16 October 2021   |   2:47 am
A relaxing atmosphere is one of the major attributes of a home. Actually, it is not a home if you don’t find it relaxing with a gentle hum and warmth.


A relaxing atmosphere is one of the major attributes of a home. Actually, it is not a home if you don’t find it relaxing with a gentle hum and warmth.
This is what the scent of diffused blended essential oil does to your space and wellbeing, as it helps massage your emotions to a soothing state of stability.    

Yes, scent or fragrance in its specs triggers emotions. Actually, scent is naturally tied to emotion, which is why diffused essential or aromatherapy oils in your home have the property that calms, soothes, invigorates and relieves you of stress after a long day.
Essential oil diffusers are basically the most affordable, versatile, and convenient way to improve your health and quality of life. You can use them to relieve pain and cramping, improve respiratory health, and heal skin conditions. They also relieve congestion, promote healthy sleep patterns, and boost your mood.
Don’t get it twisted, the essential oil is what does the warmth and relaxing magic, while the diffuser is the device that breaks down the essential oils into tiny molecules that can be evenly dispersed into the air, such that creates not just a pleasant aroma, but soothing atmosphere.

Benefits Of Diffuser In Your Home
* Helps you to relax
*  Promoting deep, restful sleep.
* Promotes feelings of calm
* Improves clarity and focus
* Makes lifestyle changes easier
* Boosts your mood
* Helps clear airways for easier breathing
* Supports a healthy digestive system.
* Calms anxiety.
* Support respiratory health to open up the airways when congested.
Because the human sense of smell is directly connected to other sense organs, it is important to get the appropriate diffusing fragrance that soothes your emotions as it has the capacity to evoke different feelings.

Bellow are some of the specifications of the most suitable essential oil for your home:

Lavender – One of the most versatile diffused essential oils is lavender. It is distilled from the plant Lavandula angustifolia. Making your home smell like a field of lavender will not only promote relaxation but also treat anxiety, fungal infections, allergies, depression, insomnia, eczema, nausea, cramps etc.

Lemon – When diffused into the air, this fragrance cleanses and refreshes the air in your home.

Cinnamon – Cinnamon oil has home aromatherapy treatment properties, such that when diffused into the air, the cinnamon is breathed in and helps relieve depression, anxiety as well as aid better sleep.

Peppermint – This category of essential oil when diffused into the air has a lot of benefits in your home as it eliminates germs in your atmosphere, stops itching, relieves pain, prevents vomiting, helps the body eliminate mucus, reduces muscle spasms etc.

Sandalwood – Diffusing Sandalwood oil in your space promotes calmness, lower stress, improves sleep quality, quiets the mind, and promotes a sense of peace and clarity.

Patchouli – When diffused into the air, Patchouli essential oil eases colds, headaches, and stomach upset. It also relieves depression whilst providing feelings of relaxation that eases stress and anxiety.

Where To Place Essential Oil Diffuser
Diffuser can be placed anywhere in your space – in your bedroom, office, living room, others.
Whatever position or corner of your space you decide, just place the diffuser on a side table or stand that is at least two feet above the floor. This will help ensure that moisture is properly distributed into the air.

How To Make A Diffuser Smell Stronger
* To make your essential oil diffuser smell stronger, all you need to do is add more diffusing sticks.
* Make it a habit of regularly flipping the diffuser sticks in order to pull more oil up the reeds.