Already intimidated by the arriving winter blues? Cheer up! Winter doesn’t have to feel so gloomy. As you are staying longer hours indoors, there are a few magic touches you can do to ease up the cold and dreary days.
Enlighten yourself with the magic power of fragrance. Imagine the warm and cozy air in your built environment is mixed with the sophisticated, layered fine mist of aroma! Nothing counteracts on the winter effect better than immersing yourself in this atmosphere.
The good news is that such a pleasure is easily achievable, especially with the help of well-performing ultrasonic essential oil diffusers. Ultrasonic oil diffusers are re-defining the aroma-therapeutic effects. It is the best kind of oil diffusers in the market today because it uses electronic frequencies to create vibrations that are carried to the surface where oils are floating. These vibrations vaporize the oil and disperse it into the air without using any kind of heat. This process makes ultrasonic essential oil diffusers more efficient and effective.
What are people saying about the ultrasonic oil diffusers? “Ultimately soothing”, “mood tranquilizing”, “happier”, “romantic”, “focused”, “uplifting” …, these are just some of the great word bites being used by those who have experienced the soft power of aroma-therapeutic air quality.
It has been proven that aromatherapy oils provide relaxation and stress relief, enhance mood, boost human immune, respiratory and circulatory systems, and eliminate stinking or undesirable odors from pets, bathroom scums and strong-smelling food.
Here are the recipes for your oil blends that will truly relieve your winter stress.
These essential oil blends is computed for 100 ml of water.
1. Garden Memory Blend
- 1 drop geranium oil
- 2 drops roman chamomile oil
- 2 drops lavender oil
This blend keeps your memory of your sweet summer garden in your home. Seasons might have changed, but you don’t have to say goodbye to your summer love. Put these drops in your Smiley Daisy aromatherapy oil diffuser and enjoy.
2. Energy and Mental alertness Blend
- 2 drops of Rosemary EO + 2 drops Peppermint EO, or,
- 2 drops of Rosewood EO + 2 drops of Bergamot EO
These blends are truly uplifting when the freezing weather tends to freeze our mood. Diffused all throughout the day, their scents invigorate the minds and energize our body.
3. Colds and Flu Blend
- 2 drops of Orange (EO) + 2 drops of Grapefruit EO, or,
- 2 drops of Lavender (EO) + 2 drops of Eucalyptus EO
Cold weather brings the most annoying flu season. As the freezing temperature gets worse outside and penetrates into your home, shield yourself from the possible threat of catching colds. These blends will surely keep you and everyone in the family protected.
4. Arthritis Blends
- 2 drops Eucalyptus EO + 2 drops Juniper EO, or,
- 2 drops Cypress EO + 2 drops Chamomile EO
For those whose arthritis is triggered by cold weather, try any of these blends. These blends will help prevent arthritis attacks or soothe them. Then we realize that not all therapies are expensive and painful.
5. Strong immune system Blend
- 2 drops Lemon EO + 2 drops of Thyme
Lemon essential oils are known for their antibacterial properties. When combined with thyme essential oils which are also effective immune boosters, you have a powerful blend that will keep your body develop strong resistance against illnesses that cold weather can possibly bring.
6. Fresh- and sweet-smelling blends
- 3 drops of Orange or Lemon EO + 3 drops of Cinnamon EO
Winter is often associated with special holidays like Christmas and New Year. The bright scent of citrus and spice can vanish any lethargic emotions that are often brought about by this season. The uplifting scent of this spicy citrus blend is reminiscent of a clove-studded orange.
7. Antiviral or Antibacterial Blends
- 2 drops of Sandalwood EO + 2 drops of Peppermint EO, or,
- 2 drops of Thyme EO + 2 drops of Clove EO
Keep those bacteria and viruses out of the door. With your home filled with the mists of essential oils of sandalwood, peppermint, thyme and cloves, there is absolutely no room for bacteria and viruses in your house. All these essential oils have effective anti-bacterial properties and they boost the body’s immune system as well.
8. Circulation Blends
- 2 drops of Frankincense EO + 2 drops of Cypress EO, or,
- 2 drops of Geranium EO + 2 drops of Juniper berry EO
It’s undeniable that wintertime not only freezes our surroundings, it “freezes” our circulatory system as well. When snow and/or the unbearable coldness outside makes you want to just stay indoors, your body becomes inactive. Surely, we don’t want our circulatory system to be off on a holiday as well. Keep it working out with these blends.
9. Relaxation Blends
- 2 drops of Marjoram EO + 2 drops of Chamomile EO, or,
- 2 drops of Clary Sage + 2 drops of Lavender, or,
- 2 drops of Frankincense EO + 2 drops of Myrrh EO
These blends if diffused in your home bring about rich aroma that calms the soul and relaxes the mind. They are also known as meditative blends. Delight in their relaxing goodness.
10. Muscle and Joint Blends
- 2 drops of Thyme EO + 2 drops of Peppermint EO, or,
- 2 drops of Rosemary EO + 2 drops of Basil EO
To prevent muscle and joint pains caused by the freezing weather, mist the air with any of these blends. These blends will effectively soothe muscles. You can work out inside your home and keep that body active.
11. Bonus Recipe: Pet Odor Eliminator
- 2 drops of Sweet Orange EO + 2 drops of Lemon, or,
- 2 drops of Cypress EO + 2 drops of Fir Needle EO
As winter progresses, so does that stinking smell inside the house. The usual culprits? Pets, bathroom scums, and food. Avoid making your home smell like a box of indescribable odors. Cleanse and freshen the air in your home while it’s kept shut tight against cold weather. Diffuse aromatic scents that can only be achieved using these blends.
Good quality essential oils will invoke joy and peace that the holiday season can bring to you. Quality does matter. Use only the best oil diffuser that will help you keep the air inside your home therapeutic and sweet-smelling. Let Smiley Daisy aromatherapy oil diffusers help you achieve this holiday goodness and cheer.