If you’re already a keen aromatherapist or just an enthusiastic newcomer to the world of essential oils and diffusers, summer can be a great time for exploring different scent combinations! Here’s what we have in store for you today – 3 fabulous Summer Diffuser Blends that will transform your space with a luxuriously exotic scent each day.
I will admit I was a latecomer to the joys of essential oils. Only truly becoming a convert around 2014. But now, I don’t know what to do without these little bottles of goodness! Not only do they provide wonderful aromatherapy benefits and help create a calm atmosphere in any room, but they can also be used for green cleaning and natural healing (be sure to check out my tea tree oil uses!). Essential oils are incredibly versatile and can be used in myriad ways to improve your health, well-being, and home environment.
Each blend below is diffused in my household regularly. I find them perfectly adjusted to bring out the gorgeous notes of essential oils without overpowering them. With this trio of aromatic treasures, your home will feel like an oasis amidst those balmy summer days.
1) Good Morning Sunshine – 2 drops Peppermint, 2 drops Wild Orange, 2 drop Lemon
Are you looking to start your day with a burst of energy and a refreshing scent? Look no further than the Good Morning Sunshine blend of essential oils! With just two drops each of Peppermint, Wild Orange, and Lemon, you can create an invigorating aroma that will help you tackle anything that comes your way and surely put some pep in your step and set a positive tone for your day. Give it a try and see how the power of essential oils can benefit your morning routine.
2) Calm and Cool – 3 drops Lavender, 3 drops Peppermint
When it comes to finding the perfect essential oils to blend, lavender and peppermint are an unbeatable duo. With just three drops of each, you can create a scent that is both calming and cooling. Lavender is well-known for its relaxing properties, while peppermint provides a refreshing and invigorating element. Together, they create a unique blend that is perfect for any occasion. Whether you are looking to unwind after a stressful day or simply want to enjoy a refreshing scent, this blend is sure to do the trick. Plus, with only three drops needed of each, it is a cost-effective and easy way to enjoy the benefits of essential oils.
3) Summertime Blend – 2 drops Lavender, 2 drops Grapefruit, 2 drops Lemon, 2 drops Spearmint
Ah, summertime! A time of sunshine, warmth, and relaxation. And what better way to enhance your summer experience than with these essential oils to blend? The Summertime Blend is a delightful combination of lavender, grapefruit, lemon, and spearmint, creating a refreshing and invigorating aroma. Two drops of each, blended, can help soothe, uplift, and energize your body and mind. Whether you’re spending your days outdoors or simply enjoying the sunshine from within, the Summertime Blend can help you fully embrace the joy of the summer season. So mix up a batch, and let the amazing scents transport you to your happy place!
Create your own custom blend with your favorite summer scents
Summer is the season of sunshine, warmth, and relaxation. What better way to indulge in the spirit of the season than by creating your own custom blend of summer scents? With a little creativity and imagination, you can transform your space into a warm and welcoming oasis that captures the essence of summer. From refreshing citrus to floral notes, there are endless possibilities to explore with summer diffuser blends. So why settle for store-bought scents when you can create your own unique blend that perfectly reflects your personality and style? Give it a try and discover the joy of expressing your creativity through the power of scent.
If you are looking for some essential oils to start with blending your own summer diffuser blends, I have always had great luck with Plant Therapy essential oils. I highly recommend their quality.
Tips on using an aromatherapy diffuser safely and effectively – where should a diffuser be placed in the home
The benefits of aromatherapy are numerous, and an aromatherapy diffuser can be an excellent way to achieve them. But as with any electrical device, it’s crucial to use it safely and properly to get the best results. One question that often arises when using an aromatherapy diffuser is where to place it in the home. It’s best to put the diffuser in a central location where it can easily distribute the aromatic mist throughout the room. Ideally, the diffuser should also be put on a level surface and away from curtains or other flammable items. I keep mine on my kitchen island, which has an engineered quartz surface (which is easy to clean up if anything spills). I’d recommend keeping your diffuser off any wood surfaces.
I actually just purchased a new diffuser for my kitchen that I like a lot. It has a nice woodgrain look which goes perfectly with my decor. This diffuser also has a larger capacity with a run time of over 10 hours. What I really like about it though, is it doesn’t leave a mess or any residue from the mist itself. I have had that happen with past diffusers (which is why I always place them on an easy-to-wipe-up surface).
Benefits of using aromatherapy in the summertime for stress relief, mood enhancement, and more
Summer can be a time of sunshine and relaxation, but it can also bring its own set of stressors (hello, kids home from school all day). Aromatherapy is a fantastic tool for combatting summer anxiety and improving your mood. Mood-boosting diffuser blends, such as citrus and peppermint, can help uplift your spirits and give you a fresh perspective on the day ahead. Essential oils like lavender and chamomile can help calm your nerves and promote deeper relaxation. Aromatherapy is also a great way to enhance your summer activities. Use certain scents to create a refreshing atmosphere during outdoor gatherings or relaxation spaces like the patio. Whatever your needs, aromatherapy can be a refreshing and effective way to improve your well-being this summer.
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