Fall is the time when we start moving indoors and enjoying our homes. When Thanksgiving comes we open our homes to others. During this time of year, it is important that we make our homes as inviting as possible to serve as a wonderful retreat from the colder weather. The best way to do this is to make your house smell amazing with some of the great seasonal scents. With just a few drops in your aromatherapy diffuser, you can turn your house into a home that welcomes your guests and makes them feel the spirit of the season. Here are some wonderful aromatherapy scents to diffuse this Thanksgiving, so you and your guests can enjoy your home.
Cinnamon pairs brilliantly with all the gorgeous baking and cooking you will do this Thanksgiving Cinnamon triggers sense memories and reminds people of the great memories from their family holidays growing up. Cinnamon is also powerful essential oil. Cinnamon battles against cold and flu viruses which can spread quickly during the holidays. It also relieves depression and uplifts the spirits which is essential for combatting seasonal depression. Pairing cinnamon with clove and black pepper makes an amazing fall blend for your Thanksgiving home.
Rosemary is a gorgeous herbal scent that will pair beautifully with the smell of your Thanksgiving turkey. It also has a slight evergreen undertone which will remind people of the fall forest. Rosemary helps relieve both pain and stress, so you and your guests can feel relaxed during the meal. Rosemary is also an immune booster and is great for treating some of the symptoms of cold and flu-like coughs and headaches. Rosemary blended with clove, eucalyptus, cinnamon, and wild orange makes a wonderful fall seasonal scent that also acts a powerful immune booster.
With the changing of the leaves, many of fall’s most wonderful scents are tied to the rich smells of the forest. Cedarwood has a rich, fall smell that will fill your house with a natural comfort. Cedarwood boosts metabolism which is perfect for pairing with the largest meal of the year. It also cleans out toxins, is an anti-inflammatory, and helps promote mental clarity, so you and your guests will feel clear headed and relaxed. A blend of Pacific Northwest brings a woodsy fall scent to your Thanksgiving home.
Clove is a spicy and warm scent that will compliment any meal. Often used as a key ingredient in cranberry sauces, mulled wines, and the Thanksgiving turkey itself, clove can also trigger a sensory memory. Clove is a stress reliever and aphrodisiac, so your guests will be inspired to relax and feel the warmth of love around the Thanksgiving table. It is also an anti-inflammatory and can help ease the various respiratory problems association with seasonal cold, flu, and allergies. For a wonderful spice blend to inspire your guest’s appetites and make your home smell like everyone’s favorite pumpkin pie, pair clove with cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger. Another great option for clove essential oil is to pair it with sweet orange to mimic the smell of English pomanders.
Frankincense is a powerful ancient essential oil. It is used in religious ceremonies all over the world because of its long sacred history. Frankincense promotes spiritual healing and connectedness. If you are looking for an essential oil that will make your guests connect on a deeper level, frankincense is perfect for you. If on the other hand, you are looking for an essential oil that boosts the immune system and promotes relaxation, frankincense is perfect. Plus, frankincense paired with bergamot, ginger, and birch, creates a scent reminiscent to walking in the woods on a crisp fall morning. So no matter what you are looking for, consider adding frankincense to your Thanksgiving home.
These essential oils are perfect to make your guests feel right at home when they come over for Thanksgiving. Many trigger sense memories, promote relaxation and help inspire your guest’s appetite. These great scents will also make your Thanksgiving home smell simply amazing.
However, just as important as picking your perfect Thanksgiving scents, you also need to consider the best aromatherapy diffuser. Many diffusers burn the oils changing their scents and properties, while others dilute them with water reducing their power. An aromatherapy diffuser from Organic Aromas uses neither heat nor water, so your essential oils are diffused at their purest. No matter which scents you pick for your Thanksgiving home, make sure that you use the perfect diffuser.