The best essential oils for romance
Best essential oils for sensuality
The sense of smell is central to our sensuality. Aromatic essential oils inspire romance and passion with the power of scent. You can create a romantic mood and a calming atmosphere by using the essential oils of clary sage, geranium, jasmine, neroli, patchouli, rose, sweet orange, sandalwood, ylang ylang. The best way to apply will be in a perfume, massage, bath, and diffuser.
Energizing essential oils for romance are cedarwood, bergamot, ylang ylang, clary sage, vetiver, black pepper, clove, and ginger. Diffuse or massage.
Relaxing essential oils
To create a relaxing mood after a long day work the following essential oils can help: basil, bergamot, clary sage, cypress, frankincense, geranium, lavender, neroli, palmarosa, petitgrain, sweet orange, and ylang ylang.
Use in massage, bath, or diffuser.
If we connect aromatic and romantic, we have ‘aromantic’. To create an atmosphere of romance, use one or a few of the following ‘aromantic’ essential oils: clary sage, lime, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang. Use in massage, bath, or diffuser.
Some symptoms such as depression, stress and anxiety may contribute to a lack of sexual drive. Aromatherapeutic principles may be of help. Essential oils to help the situation are clary sage, jasmine, neroli, rose, sandalwood, ylang ylang. Use in massage, bath, or diffuser.
A bit more on how to use the essential oils
Essential oils are very potent essences produced by aromatic plants. In the pure form they can be used in diffusers. As for the massage, bath, and perfume, they should be mixed with foundation or base oils such as jojoba oil.
To safely use them at home, have a teaspoon of jojoba oil and add 5 drops of the essential oil/s and massage the back and feet for relaxation. Blend 10 drops of the essential oil/s in 30ml of jojoba or sweet almond oil and add 10 or 15 drops of the blend to bath water.
Add 10 drops of essential oil/s to 10ml of jojoba and apply to your wrists or anywhere you like as a perfume.
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