If you want to turn a common room into an inviting and radiant room, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? It is undoubtedly the flicker of some candles spread aesthetically around the entire room. And what better way to add glitter to the gold than replacing ordinary candle with aromatherapy candles. These aromatherapy candles can take you back to the memories of your childhood, bring the crisp scent of pine trees to your living room or send you off to a virtual tropical island.
On burning, aromatherapy candles emit a mellow yet continuous aroma of floral and herbal essential oil in the air. The chemicals present in these oils enter our body with each breath and get distributed throughout the body. It even reaches the brain and helps the brain relax. Though aromatherapy candles cannot treat a person completely, it can surely provide a relaxing and pleasant atmosphere.
You can use aromatherapy candles to change, enhance as well as improve your mind state. At the same time, it will add the scent of various natural products into the atmosphere. Relaxing for some time with lighted aromatherapy candles in the room can fix a rotten day in no time. It is also much less harmful in comparison to eating lots of chocolates or ice cream to get rid of stress.
Tips for Use of Aromatherapy Candles
While purchasing aromatherapy candles, it is better to make sure than you don’t end up getting simple scented candles. Make sure that your aromatherapy candles contain pure essential oils in it.
Invigorate: Aromatherapy candles can be extremely effective in helping you relax after a long, hard day at work. Take a break, light an invigorating aromatherapy candle containing a mix of oil from citrus and mind families. Some great invigorating aromatherapy candles include those made using rosemary, cedar, germanium, vanilla, cassia and cinnamon oil.
Relax: Breathing in a few deep breaths of aromatherapy candles while relaxing can help you in clearing your mind and distressing. Some relaxing aromatherapy candles include rose, lavender, patchouli and chamomile.
Concentrate: Aromatherapy candles can be helpful in improving concentration and being creative. Citrus essential oils such as orange, lemon, lemongrass, bergamot and grapefruit can helping in enhancing concentration.
Set the atmosphere: If you are planning a romantic evening at home with your loved one, aromatherapy candles can help you to set the mood. Having a candle light dinner with aromatherapy scent flowing across the room can be extremely romantic. Some essential oils that can be perfect in such situations include rose, vanilla, ylang ylang, sage, sandalwood and neroli.
If you are planning to light a large number of aromatherapy candles at a time, make sure than you burn those candles that complement each others’ scent, not compete with it.
Don’t just leave aromatherapy candles for your special days and occasions. Use them everyday and add a relaxing touch to your mind and have a great mood. Aromatherapy candles at your home can transform it from ordinary to extraordinary.