10 Summertime Essential Oil Diffuser Recipes

Posted on July 19, 2019 by YEOUTH Team | 0 comments

DIY Diffuser Blends to Try This Summer


Summer is a time spent with friends and family while making happy memories under the warm sun. However, it’s not every day you can go out and be under the pelting heat of the sun.


You can still enjoy the season indoors while the airconditioning is on by diffusing these invigorating summer aromas as you go about your day. Take the essence of summer indoors with these 10 diffuser blends that will whisk you away to the wonderful scents of the season:

 

1. Sweet Sunshine Kiss

Stir up your senses with the Sweet Sunshine Kiss recipe, a sweet and invigorating blend! The bolt of radiant sweet orange mixed with the calming lemongrass and uplifting peppermint will give you a sense of peace and happiness as you get ready to go about your bright summer day.

  • 3 drops - Lemongrass Essential Oil
  • Many studies have shown that the calming and clean scent of lemongrass can help relieve headaches, anxiety, and stress. Lemongrass essential oil is also used as a natural home deodorizer and is also popular for its ability to repel insects!

  • 3 drops - Sweet Orange Essential Oil
  • One of the therapeutic properties of sweet orange essential oil is its ability to promote mental clarity and improve cognitive function. A sweet scent that can help boost your energy for the day.

  • 1 drop - Peppermint Essential Oil
  • This oil is popular for its uplifting and invigorating effects. It relieves feelings of sadness and enhances mental performance. 

     

     

    2. Seaside Breeze

    Imagine a peaceful and happy day spent by the ocean with this cool and refreshing blend. The Seaside Breeze recipe is a great mix of floral, cool, and woody scents that will make your home feel like a lovely cottage by the sea. You can almost hear the waves crashing and the seagulls squawking under the clear, blue skies.

  • 3 drops - Lavender Essential Oil
  • Studies have shown that inhaling the scent of lavender oil increase your focus and concentration. Inhaling this scent at the start of your day helps to relax and ready your mind for whatever challenges you face ahead.

  • 3 drops - Bergamot Essential Oil
  • Bergamot contains linalool, a compound which researchers have found to have the ability to block effects on pain receptors and inhibit transmission of pain and other nerve impulses. 

  • 2 drops - Eucalyptus Essential Oil
  • The scent of eucalyptus oil has invigorating properties that induce the relaxation of tense facial muscles, relieving you of stress and exhaustion.

  • 1 drop - Rosemary Essential Oil
  • Greek scholars wear wreaths of Rosemary because its scent enhances their memory. Modern research supports this fact as a study showed that its scent produced a significant enhancement of performance for overall quality of cognitive performance of 144 participants.

     

     

    3. Sun Vitality

    Need a boost? Amp up your energy levels with this blend! Essential oils are a great way to jolt up your body without having to deal with a caffeine crash later. The Sun Vitality blend will make you feel more motivated and enthusiastic for all the activities you have for your bright, sunny day.

  • 2 drops - Lemongrass Essential Oil
  • Lemongrass has a fresh and earthy scent that helps clear the mind and uplift your mood. It’s also proven as a natural disinfectant that is effective in eliminating airborne bacteria. A study tested its effects for 15 hours and showed that 89% of the bacteria in the air was eliminated, proving its potent antibacterial properties.

  • 2 drops - Sweet Orange Essential Oil
  • The scent of sweet orange has been shown to stimulate positivity and provide you an extra energy kick to finish your tasks throughout the day. Its citrus scent is perfect for summer and will leave your home smelling refreshing and more vibrant.

  • 2 drops - Wintergreen Essential Oil
  • Wintergreen oil is first used by Native Americans to boost their energy, alertness, and stamina. Diffusing this scent is perfect if you exercise at home as it helps provide a boost of energy and mental concentration. 

     

     

    4. Summer Bloom

    Enjoy a wonderful blend of floral and fruity scents in your home and make the most out of your summer retreat. The mix of sweet floral scent from Lavender, Geranium, and Rose with the vibrant scent of Sweet Orange is perfect to calm your senses and forget all your worries away.

  • 3 drops - Lavender Essential Oil
  • Traditionally, lavender has been used to treat stress, anxiety and depression. Research shows that its effects are comparable to prescription medicine against generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). 

  • 2 drops - Geranium Essential Oil
  • Geranium oil has a feminine floral scent that can uplift the mood, lessen fatigue and promote emotional wellness. It can also work as a natural insect repellent for your home.

  • 1 drop - Rose Essential Oil
  • The very rich floral scent of rose can ignite fond memories of love and happiness and set the tone for a romance. Along with lavender, its mood-boosting abilities have been found to significantly decrease women’s postnatal depression and improve general anxiety disorder.

  • 1 drop - Sweet Orange Essential Oil
  • The scent of sweet orange has calming effects on our nervous system. A study showed that inhaling its scent significantly reduces blood pressure and increased pulse rates, therefore, inducing the “feeling of comfort” to the subjects.

     

     


    5. Clear Blue Skies

    Soothe and relax your body and mind with the Clear Blue Skies diffuser recipe that can help boost your immunity and improve your overall health. Aside from the calming and cooling aroma that will waft through your home, the blend of Lavender, Lemongrass, and Peppermint has great aromatherapeutic benefits.

  • 3 drops - Lavender Essential Oil
  • Due to its analgesic properties, lavender can reduce the pain and tension of a headache. In fact, research has found that people struggling with headaches and migraines felt lesser pain when inhaling lavender oil.

  • 2 drops - Lemongrass Essential Oil
  • Diffusing lemongrass essential oil is a natural disinfectant that is effective in eliminating airborne bacteria. A study tested its effects for 15 hours and showed that 89% of the bacteria in the air was eliminated, proving its potent antibacterial properties.

  • 1 drop - Peppermint Essential Oil
  • Relax the muscles in your nasal passages with the help of peppermint oil. It’s considered as one of the best essential oils for treating allergies because of its efficacy in treating inflammatory disorders like allergic rhinitis and bronchial asthma.

     

     

    6. Bugs Be Gone

    With the heat and humidity of summer comes the pesky mosquitoes and other dreaded insects  that you wouldn’t want having inside your home. But, you don’t need chemical-laden bug sprays to get rid of them! Repel these bugs naturally by regularly diffusing these aromatic essential oils.

  • 2 drops - Lemongrass Essential Oil
  • Lemongrass’ pleasing aroma is one of the most popular and effective all natural insect repellent. It’s long been used as a pure, natural and safe insecticide 

  • 2 drops - Lavender Essential Oil
  • Lavender oil contains up to 25 percent linalool, a compound which according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, is an active ingredient in more than a dozen registered products used to fend off mosquitoes. A study showed that the use of linalool diffusers had a mosquito repellency rate of 93 percent indoors and 58 percent outdoors. 

  • 2 drops - Tea Tree Essential Oil
  • Tea tree has long been used as an insect repellent and natural insecticide against numerous pests, such as mosquitoes, ants, fleas, lice and other parasites. 

  • 2 drops - Peppermint Essential Oil
  • Peppermint oil, with its strong scent and tingly sensation, is very effective in deterring away ants, spiders, and other bugs. A study showed that applying the oil on surfaces can repel ants for up to seven days after application.

     

     

    7. Summer Solstice

    Enjoy the summer heat with a peaceful and positive aura inside your home with the Summer Solstice blend. The calming Lavender and cooling Peppermint mixed with the citrus scents of Grapefruit and Lemon is reminiscent of the beautiful summer days spent under the warm summer sun.

  • 2 drops - Lavender Essential Oil
  • The scent of lavender helps improve sleep, reduce anxiety and emotional stress. Lavender oil can help relax the mind and the body and tons of studies show that it helps improve your overall sleep.

  • 2 drops - Grapefruit Essential Oil
  • With its uplifting and soothing aroma, grapefruit essential oil is known to relieve stress and bring on feelings of peace and relaxation.

  • 2 drops - Lemon Essential Oil
  • Lemon essential oil helps to boost your immune system by stimulating lymphatic drainage. This protects you from harmful pathogens and reduces the swelling of your lymph nodes.

  • 2 drops - Peppermint Essential Oil
  • Peppermint essential oil has long been used as a natural headache remedy because of its ability to improve circulation and relax tense muscles.

     

     

    8. Under The Sun

    Refresh your body and mind with this blend that is a mix of cool, refreshing scents. Imagine a day lounging out in the beach, with salty hair, and sand on your feet. Diffuse this scent for a quick pick-me-up!

  • 3 drops - Tangerine Essential Oil
  • This citrus scent is known to uplift a person’s mood and has been claimed to impact creativity and happiness. 

  • 2 drops - Peppermint Essential Oil
  • Recent studies show that peppermint essential oil has antimicrobial, antioxidative and antiviral properties that help fight respiratory tract infections. Inhaling it can help unclog your sinuses, clear mucus and even offer relief from an itchy throat. 

  • 1 drop - Lemongrass Essential Oil
  • The scent of lemongrass has long been known to help improve the quality of sleep, reduce stress and anxiety levels.

     

     

    9. Tropical Sunset

    Transport yourself to a magical sunset along a tropical beach with this diffuser recipe. Sit back, relax, and imagine the beautiful red and orange hues that’s playfully dancing in the water’s surface. Diffusing this recipe is the closest thing to the calming scent of ocean air and will be just like a short vacation from your everyday life.

  • 3 drops - Tangerine Essential Oil
  • The scent of tangerine can relax and soothe irritated nerves. It’s know to relieves nervousness, anxiety, and depression as the scent helps release the body’s tension.

  • 2 drops - Lavender Essential Oil
  • The aroma of lavender has been shown to alleviate irritability, moodiness, and anxiety which women experience during their premenstrual syndrome (PMS).

  • 1 drop - Lime Essential Oil
  • Contains compounds that help restore health and strength to the body. Exhibits a similar to the effect of a tonic and is very good for people recovering from illness or injury.

  • 1 drop - Peppermint Essential Oil
  • Peppermint oil is particularly helpful in relieving anxiety and improving mental focus. Its aroma has also been shown to improve memory and raise alertness.

     

     

    10. Hot Summer Nights

    Another fond summer memory are the nights spent with family or friends outside. Whether it’s a 4th of July barbeque or a joyful gathering around a bonfire, this blend will remind you of the cheer brought about by those warm summer nights.

  • 4 drops - Sweet Orange Essential Oil
  • The vibrant and citrus scent of sweet orange brings about feelings of calm and positivity. Aside that, it also has potent antibacterial properties that have the ability to fight infectious diseases. In fact, researchers proved that it is effective against 10 strains of both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

  • 4 drops - Green Mandarin Essential Oil
  • A citrusy yet slightly sweet and floral aroma that creates a cheerful and energized environment when diffused. Green mandarin is also known for its soothing properties on the nervous system.

  • 2 drops - Peppermint Essential Oil
  • Recent studies show that peppermint essential oil has antimicrobial, antioxidative and antiviral properties that help fight respiratory tract infections. Inhaling it can help unclog your sinuses, clear mucus and even offer relief from an itchy throat. 



    Scents can have a powerful influence on your well-being. Aromatherapy, which uses concentrated essences of various botanicals, allows you to harness the olfactory power of plants for healing and relaxation on many levels.


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    What scents do you think of when you think of summertime? Do you have your own favorite diffuser blend for the summer? Share it with us in the comments!

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