Guys, ever think about replacing your cologne with the fresh, woodsy scent of a carefully-curated essential oil blend? We need to give essential oils the credit they deserve for being aromatically pleasing and healthy at the same time. We have hand-picked our favorite essential oils for men and the reasons they should oil up!
Peppermint essential oil has a lovely, herbaceous scent that helps reduce symptoms of mental fatigue and nervous stress for the workaholic or gymaholic guy. You can use a diffuser or apply Peppermint oil to a cotton ball for an aromatherapeutic experience. Another way to enjoy Peppermint is to add 1-2 drops to your 20 oz of water to boost concentration and focus throughout your day. Adding one drop of Lemon to the mix can aid in digestion
Sandalwood essential oil is a classic scent found in many men’s care and grooming products because of its distinct, woodsy scent that is uplifting and invigorating. Sandalwood oil is an excellent aphrodisiac! It is also known to be a strong combat against insomnia and promotes deep sleep. Add one drop on your palm and spread over your pillow case for an extra good sleep.
Patchouli essential oil has a deep, earthy aroma. It is tough on skin conditions like acne, inflammation and eczema and promotes healthy skin cell regeneration. Patchouli oil is also great for reducing nervous tension and fighting insomnia.
Lavender essential oil can be recognized by its sweet, floral aroma, but also for its ability to bring balance and stability to your life. Diffuse Lavender oil in any room to uplift energy and produce calm.
Frankincense essential oil is ideal for boosting immunity. It has an earthy, uplifting aroma and can be diluted with a carrier oil and rubbed on the skin to treat sore joints.
Coming back to our point about replacing your cologne with essential oils, check out our Dark Forest perfume oil made with the highest quality Galbanum, Black Spruce, and Frankincense essential oils. This power blend provides balance and clarity with its deep, earthy aroma. You can easily apply this perfume oil behind your ears, on the wrists and sides of the neck for a long-lasting scent that is not overpowering.
Now that you know the best essential oil for you, check out some DIY recipes! for the best men’s care!
Men, what’s your go-to essential oil, and why? Tell us in the comments below.