hot chocolate, Christmas cookies, reading Christmas stories snuggled together under a blanket, spreading Christmas cheer, hanging stockings, the sound of tearing gift paper apart, candles softly lighting the inside of our home, cooking in the kitchen, watching the same movies every year, wrapping gifts, the sound of children singing, the smell of the fresh-cut trees, the first snow, the twinkle of Christmas lights, spending time with family and friends, giving and receiving gifts, ...
How do you keep all those good memories in your mind?
Do you know that our sense of smell is one of the strongest triggers for emotions and memory?
As most of our time during the Christmas period is spent indoors, essential oils can enhance our mood and ward off depression while creating pleasant memories or reminding us of happy times past.
Yahime Eucalyptus Essential Oil
Eucalyptus oil are naturally anti-bacterial and anti-viral, so using essential oils to fragrance your holidays and cold winter days instead of synthetic room fragrances can be inhaled through your nose and may provide some cold symptom relief.
Yahime Frankincense Essential Oil
Speaking of Christmas, Gifted by the three wise men to baby Jesus and then burnt as incense houses of worship and for various religious ceremonies/practices, frankincense has a long history with Christmas. In the East frankincense is connected to balancing the crown chakra, so it has a profound spiritual meaning across all religions. Frankincense is great for boosting immune system health and relieving anxiety.
Yahime Lavender Essential Oil
We all agree that lavender is one of the most relaxing, calming essential oils. During the holidays when we’re running around town, dealing with family obligations, and trying to make sure everything is perfect, we can feel a lot of excess stress. Putting a few drops of lavender in your diffuser at the end of the day is the best way to calm down after a stress of the holidays.
Yahime Cherry Blossom Essential Oil
The scent of Cherry Blossom Essential Oil is subtle and delicate, potentially awakening your romantic and poetic feelings in this holiday season, as if you were surrounded by the wondrous spectacles of these white or pink flowers blooming en masse.