Do you want to know a secret for happiness, calmness, creativity, energy, and so much more? Ready? It’s fresh flowers! So simple, easy, and accessible at any budget- and it can do all that for you! I know myself, and I know that flowers can cheer me up when I’m in a bad mood, but if I’m really feeling happy, I’ll want to celebrate with flowers, too! Keep reading to learn about why you need to be around flowers:
1. Flowers increase happiness:
It’s a fact that flowers make you happy! They’re pretty, colorful, and they smell good- why wouldn’t they?
2. Flowers decrease stress:
Keep a bouquet of fresh flowers to help you unwind at bedtime.
3. Flowers decrease depression:
I can tell you personally how true this is for me! Having flowers around will cheer me up every time!
4. Flowers promote positive feelings:
Maybe it’s the idea that there is so much beauty in nature?
5. Flowers give you energy:
Especially bold colors.
6. Flowers can help control pain:
In studies, patients who had flowers in their rooms needed less pain medication.
7. Flowers help with concentration:
Employees in offices with flowers had better concentration and focus.
8. Flowers boost creativity:
I don’t know why this is so, but it sounds good. I know looking at the colors and textures in a beautiful bunch of flowers inspires my creativity.
9. Flowers are an easy way to update room decor:
And it can be done for just a few dollars, too! You know we love these cool budget decor tips! Enhance your room’s colors, or get flowers in contrasting colors for a bold effect. Flowers also make the perfect dinner table centerpiece.
10. Plants clean the air:
Plants give off oxygen, which clears the air and boosts brain function.
11. Flowers scent the air:
Aromatherapy and beauty in one package!
12. Flowers can refresh memories:
Having flowers around can make us think of happy occasions, like weddings, parties, and summer. Smell is a big trigger for memories, too.
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