Posted on: 09/28/2022 Posted by: Maddie Comments: 0

When you have a busy and hectic lifestyle to contend with, you want to do what you can to bring peace and relaxation into your home.  Without these all-important spaces to relax and retreat to, you may feel burnt out or emotionally stressed and tired. Now that you know why you need a relaxing well-being space in your home, how can you go about creating the perfect one?

Use Calming and Relaxing Tones and Colors

To start this process off, you need to think about the color scheme you will use. Calming and relaxing colors that are muted will provide tranquility and ensure you are not distracted by loud and overpowering colors. Using earthier tones can help a space feel warm and welcoming. Green and blue hues can be relaxing yet powerful. Try to envisage what you want your space to look and feel like and then choose a color scheme to match your vision.

Scents, Aromas, and Aromatherapy

You want your well-being space to give an air of calm and relaxation, and to achieve this, you may want to look at adding aromas and even aromatherapy to the space. You may wish to do this by using a dry herb vaporizer like the ones at Heating a flower or herb instead of burning it will ensure that your space smells beautiful when you need it to. If you don’t take advantage of scents and aromatherapy in your space, you may find that you never fully relax and unwind.

Use Soft Mood Lighting

No matter how big or small your well-being space is, how you light it can have a huge impact. Ideally, you want to focus on using soft mood lighting. Bright daylight spotlights can make you feel tired and lethargic, and they can stop you from fully relaxing. You may find it beneficial to use soft-colored strip lighting in your well-being space. Or you may find it useful to use table lamps to light up certain spaces and areas instead of the whole room. When you are deciding which lighting to go for, always think about what is going to help you feel relaxed and calm.

Make the Space Comfortable

Any well-being space has to be as comfortable as possible. Adding comfortable chairs, sofas, a sofa bed, or even bean bags will help any room feel relaxed.  As well as focusing on adding furniture, you also need to think about adding soft furnishings and accessories. From throws and cushions to rugs and drapes, you will find that they all add extra comfort.

Add Greenery and HouseplantsAir flow and air circulation are important in a well-being space, and to achieve this, you need to add greenery and houseplants. Houseplants such as spider plants are ideal for a well-being space as they help to cleanse and purify the space. This will help rid the area of any negative energy, which is what you want. Houseplants of any size are also good as they distract your mind. They allow you to focus on caring and nurturing something else as well as yourself.