Aromatherapy for Energy

Whether you are rundown, overworked, recovering from illness or lacking sleep - there are many factors that can affect your energy levels. The consequence of living in such a fast-paced world can often be increased stress, pressure and lack of energy. Restlessness and stress is one of the most prevalent causes of preventable diseases in modern society. When faced with a lack of energy we often adopt unhealthy behaviours including less sleep and poor nutrition, involving too much caffeine and sugar.

There are a range natural alternatives available to increase energy levels and uplift mood such as essential oils. Indeed, many essential oils have powerful energy-boosting properties which help to invigorate and awaken the senses. Next time you're experiencing an energy slump, before reaching for another cup of coffee, a piece of chocolate or a sugary energy drink, why not try some energising essential oils.

Citrus and herbal essential oils are known for their strong, refreshing and invigorating properties that can naturally help uplift mood, counteract fatigue, promote concentration and increase motivation.

How to Use Essential Oils to Boost Energy

There are several ways you can use essential oils to help naturally boost energy.

  • Diffuse: Add 6-8 drops of an energy boosting essential oil to your diffuser and let yourself be invigorated by the scent.
  • Inhale straight from the bottle: Grab your favourite uplifting essential oil and take a few deep breaths straight from the bottle for an instant lift.
  • Rollerball perfume: Make your own rollerball blend by adding 5 drops of you favourite energising essential oils to 10ml carrier oil.
  • Shower: Add 2-3 drops of uplifting essential oil to the corner of the shower and inhale deeply.

Best Essential Oils for Energy

Rosemary Essential Oil

1. Rosemary Essential Oil

A refreshing, stimulating herbal fragrance that clears the mind and promotes mental awareness.

2. Black Pepper Essential Oil

With a fresh, warm and woody scent, black pepper is an invigorating oil which increases energy. Black pepper is perfect for recharging the mental batteries and increasing motivation.

Black Pepper Essential Oil
Peppermint essential oil

3. Peppermint Essential Oil

With a sharp, refreshing menthol fragrance, peppermint is excellent for mental fatigue and depression. It refreshes the spirit, stimulates mental agility and improves concentration.

4. Grapefruit Essential Oil

With a fresh, sweet and citrus scent, grapefruit Essential Oil is great for relieving exhaustion and stress as it is very uplifting.

Grapefruit essential oil
Lemon essential oil

5. Lemon Essential Oil

Light and refreshing, lemon is great for mental alertness, it clears the mind and aids in decision making. It's stimulating on the mind, lifting the spirits and is useful in times of mental fatigue, making it great for study.

6. Tangerine Essential Oil

A refreshing, light and citrus scent that is very uplifting. Helps to refresh the mind.

Tangerine essential oil
Cinnamon essential oil

7. Cinnamon Essential Oil

A sweet, warm and spicy scent great for lifting your spirits and combatting exhaustion.

8. Basil Essential Oil

With a pleasant, fresh, herbaceous scent, basil helps to improve clear thinking and assists with mental fatigue.

Basil essential oil
Energy essential oil blend

9. Energy Blend

Lift your spirits with our very own Energy Blend, with lavender, rosemary, juniper & black pepper essential oils. Helpful to promote an energy boost and uplift your mood.

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Author: Elisabeth Lemieux
Marketing Coordinator

Liz is the Marketing Coordinator at ECO. Modern Essentials and oversees the company’s brand and communication strategy. Liz has extensive experience in brand management, strategy development and digital marketing across a range of direct-to-consumer businesses in the health and wellness industry. She is a qualified Yoga instructor and has been practicing for nearly a decade. Liz is passionate about everything wellness and has a strong interest in holistic health.


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