Origin: a Latin derivative
meaning "Gift of the Earth."
A wintry weather forecast means cozy indoor days are on the way. When it’s time to break out your cuddly blankets and warm sweaters, don’t forget to also bring out comforting essential oil aromas! To help you get prepared, we’ve compiled a list of seven essential oils that are sure to leave your smelling warm and cozy during the cold months ahead.
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The name Cardamom brings to mind so many spiced comfort dishes, and it’s no wonder! This famed spice is a hallmark ingredient of warm curries and baked treats. As an essential oil it can create a soul-warming atmosphere through both aromatic and topical uses.
Ways to use Cardamom:
You already know and love Cinnamon, but give your attention to its warming relative, Cassia! Cassia essential oil offers a sweeter, spiced, cinnamon-like scent that’s ideal for use all around your home to create the perfect cozy atmosphere.
Other ways to use Cassia:
Copaiba is a hidden essential oil gem, offering a rich, woody scent with every drop and gently enriching to the skin with its moisturizing properties. Use Copaiba at home to set the scene for comfortable night in, no matter the season.
Other ways to use Copaiba:
Well-loved in the culinary world and cherished as an essential oil, Ginger possesses one of the warmest scents of doTERRA essential oils. Perfect for your kitchen or diffusing in any room, Ginger’s spicy yet sweet qualities make it a housewarming essential.
Other ways to use Ginger:
As one of the sweetest citrus essential oils, the classic, soothing scent of Grapefruit is sure to welcome a bright and uplifting note to your routines. Sometimes all it takes is a sweet and familiar aroma to make any space feel like home!
Other ways to use Grapefruit:
As the outdoors grow chilly, let the sweet and smooth scent of Madagascar Vanilla essential oil invite the ultimate cozy ambiance into your home. This rich and timeless aroma is the crowning jewel of comforting scents, and our list wouldn’t be complete without it.
Other ways to use Madagascar Vanilla:
From a root the color of gold, Turmeric oil is similarly treasured for its warm aroma and earthy flavour. Whether you use it in the kitchen, on your skin, or in your diffuser, one drop of Turmeric invites a warm atmosphere that can truly transform your home.
Other ways to use Turmeric:
With this inviting lineup of some of our essential oils, you are sure to make your evenings inside a little cozier.
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