Many of us would prefer to just stay in bed and snuggle under the warm and comfortable covers of our beds during winter. However, that is very unlikely since we need to get up and go to work or school. This is also the time of the year when everyone gets clogged nose and aching joints. Taking a bath seems impossible too even with the heater and warm water. The good news is essential oils are here to save you from all your winter dilemmas.
Who needs to spend tons of money for an expensive spa when you can pamper yourself at home with the help of your essential oils? It is not only relaxing but will also help you keep warm and revitalized. We all know how this kind of weather can dampen our moods and that’s the last thing we need in order to function properly. Bergamot is one of the best oils to use for your warm baths. Its fruity scent will help you feel uplifted and relaxed. Light some scented candles while you soak yourself in this delightful warm bath and feel revitalized afterwards.
Say Goodbye to Cold and Flu
Winter may also be called as the cold and flu season, but it doesn’t mean that you too should have it. It never felt good to have clogged nose and sneeze every minute. If you are not careful, you can easily get infected with this virus. To get fast relief from it there are essential oils like peppermint, rosemary, cypress, frankincense that you can put in your diffuser. If you don’t have a diffuser, simply rub the oils on the tip of your nose or just above your upper lip and feel your clog nose clear up in no time.
No More Cold Feet and Hands
Aside from feeling blue and getting flu on winter, cold feet and hands are also something we have to deal with. It is very hard for us to move when our feet and hands are frozen due to the cold weather and poor blood circulation. Thanks to the power of essential oils, this too can be treated. Juniper berry, black pepper, ginger, cardamom, marjoram are just some of the many essential oils you can try to ease your cold feet. Choose at least 3 oils and add 2 drops of each to your favorite lotion and rub them on your feet and hands.
They say winter is the most wonderful time of the year, but if you are not careful this may be the worst season for you. So when winter comes, make sure to gear up with these essentials oils.