Essential oils have the ability to alter our emotional and mental state, as well as encourage physical reactions in the body, like increasing our energy levels, improving focus and helping us to de-stress and drift off. But what is the best way to experience them? Adding a few drops to an Aroma Spa Diffuser can calm environments and aid everything from a restful night’s sleep to an elevated mood. And we all know what a well-fragranced massage can do for our soul. But if you really want to experience the power of essential oils, it’s worth pairing them with your pulse points, says Jo Kellett, Tisserand Aromatherapy Essential Oil Expert.
“Your pulse points are the parts of the body where your blood is closest to your skin. Applying here allows for fast absorption and quicker results.”
Which pulse points should I apply to?
“To maximise the benefit of both your olfactory senses and your pulse points, it’s best to place the essential oils where your nose can still get a whiff.” Jo says, “You can apply the roller ball to several places on your body: temples, wrists, behind the ears. Or where your collar bone joins to your sternum (at the base of your throat). Here you will find the perfect dip – just the right size for a rollerball application.”
Best application tips
Jo says, “My inner wrists are my go-to spot as I bring them up to my nose and inhale the blend directly. Wherever you apply it, always take a moment to inhale the aroma. Breathing in slowly for four seconds and then out slowly for four. Close your eyes for a moment and focus on the fragrance and concentrate on the feeling of taking a restorative breath. Even just a few repetitions can offer the most transformative effect”.
The benefits of Roller Balls
Feeling anxious as the world begins to go back to ‘normal’? Or need a helping hand with focussing your mind? Our essential oil roller balls are blended with natural coconut oil, designed for your skin wherever you are. Totally discreet and easy to carry around in your bag or pocket. Just pick your perfect blend, take it with you for the day and apply it whenever you want to feel uplifted, calm or energised.
NEW Real Calm Roller Ball
Make time for yourself and find peace and tranquillity with the Real Calm Pulse Point Roller Ball. Features relaxing Lavender, Bergamot and Patchouli 100% natural pure essential oils, expertly blended to help you unwind, chill out and enjoy the moment.
NEW Energy Boost Roller Ball
Choose Energy Boost Pulse Point Roller Ball, a burst of energy for tired bodies and minds. This invigorating blend combines 100% natural pure essential oils of uplifting Orange, revitalising Lime and refreshing Grapefruit. Helping to lift your spirits and put a spring in your step. This supercharged blend is the perfect size to pop in your pocket, handbag or keep at work to help top up your energy levels on the go.
Happy Vibes Roller Ball
The uplifting blend in Happy Vibes Pulse Point Roller Ball brings an instant burst of happiness. Combining 100% natural pure essential oils of zesty Lemon Tea Tree, refreshing Bergamot and cheering Nutmeg.
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