If you’ve opted to pursue an eco-friendly lifestyle, then you’re probably no stranger to the world of essential oils. But in case this manifestation of natural living has eluded you thus far, here’s a quick summary of why life is better with an aroma diffuser.
1. You’ll Be More Relaxed
Let’s start this off with the most obvious reason for having an aroma diffuser in your home: relaxation.
You come home from work all wound up and stressed out, so the best type of diffuser to have is one that works with the flip of a switch.
2. Sleep Will Come Easier
The essential oils used in aroma diffusers can also help you get to sleep. Set one on the table near your bed for a nighttime nudge on your way to the land of nod. If you’re going to sleep next to one, it’s important to buy a diffuser that comes with automatic shut-off when the water runs out.
3. You Won’t Get Sick So Often
Essential oils vaporized in your aroma diffuser can also contribute to making your home a healthier place to be. They have anti-microbial properties that can keep you from getting sick.
4. When You Do Get Sick, You’ll Get Better Faster
Did you know that essential oils are the main active ingredient in some OTC medicine, such as Vick’s Vapo Rub? A great remedy for colds and the flu, Vick’s contains eucalyptus oil plus a whole series of other essential oils. You can also make your own from Eucalyptus oil, peppermint oil, rosemary oil, and cinnamon or clove oil.
5. You Could Say ‘Take a Hike’ to Depression
There is a growing body of evidence that certain essential oils can help with depression, too.
6. You Could Also Say Goodbye to Muscular Pain
Some essential oils are believed to have an anti-inflammatory effect, which can relieve pain associated with arthritis and muscular pain.
You’ll notice the benefits range from health-related to mood-enhancing and beyond. The benefits of the essential oils used in aroma diffusers are only beginning to be thoroughly studied by researchers.
Promising studies come out every year, so we can look forward to lots more data-backed reasons why diffusers are an essential part of a natural lifestyle. Until then, these known reasons should convince you that life is just better with an aroma diffuser.