Being consistently creative day after day can also be challenging. As a result, many people have their own secret rituals and mindset hacks that they use to jumpstart their creativity.
Creative types can enhance their mental clarity, inspiration and energy by integrating scent into their lives. Essential oils for creativity are known for improving mood, focus, concentration and motivation. They can help you feel inspired when it’s time to get down to business—or calm your mind after a long day of work.
Even if you’re not familiar with aromatherapy, the right blend of scents can help you enter a creative state. The right essential oils can help you overcome creative blocks and open new channels of thought.
Whether your creative process is fueled by calm, stimulation, or something entirely different, there are specific scents and essential oils you can use to bring about your desired creative energy.
Here are some of our favorite essential oils that can boost your productivity and creativity levels at work or home.
Energy & Stimulation
If you need to be more stimulated before feeling creative, consider using peppermint scent to help stimulate the brain.
Uplifting scents such as lemon and peppermint are perfect to kick start the day. Other citrus oils like orange, bergamot, lime or grapefruit are also good choices for energy and mental stimulation.
AromaTech The Aromatic Citrus Set – Gift Set of Aroma Diffuser Essential Oils Blend of The Hotel, Amalfi Revelry, Bergamot Orange and Santal Escape
With an emphasis on bright, fresh notes, these four citrus scents deliver an instant mood boost. This set is an energizing choice for mornings or for refreshing any space.
Pure aroma and essential oil blend: These AromaTech scents are made with the purest essential oils to yield exceptional aromas—complex, rich, and evocative; able to transform any mood or setting.
Calm & Relaxation
Essential oils for calm and relaxation include scents such as lavender, vanilla, or chamomile.
Aromini BT & Relaxing Set – with Nebulizing Diffusion Technology Diffuser for Aromatherapy
The set includes 4 scents: White Tea, Lavender, Vanilla Cedarwood Sage, and Oriental Rain.
With a perfect mixture of fresh lavender and creamy vanilla, this soothing and relaxing fragrance creates the most inviting home ambience.
Key notes: Lavender, Vanilla, Geranium, Maple Leaves
Mood: Relaxing, Soothing, Calming, Revitalizing
Focus & Concentration
Peppermint is the top choice for people who want to boost focus and concentration. Other top choices include fresh scents such as eucalyptus, thyme, or orange.
Innovation & Imagination
Fuel your imagination and creativity with more sophisticated scents such as Oud, Vanilla Bourbon, Santal and Pure Sunshine.
The Santal Discovery Set contains three scents: Santal, Santal Night and Santal Escape. Santal Escape is a lighter mineral interpretation, while Santal Night offers a more sensual take.
These AromaTech products are made with the purest aroma and essential oils to yield exceptional aromas—complex, rich, and evocative; able to transform any mood or setting.