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9 Tips & Easy Essential Oil DIY Gift Ideas to Calm your Senses Through the Holidays

Here’s your guide to some aromatherapy gifts & DIY projects to stimulate your senses this holiday season by Nature’s Truth

Happy Holidays from Nature’s Truth® Aromatherapy!

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Back-to-back parties. Endless hours shopping and dealing with crowds. Planning, prepping and perfecting holiday meals. Dealing with crazy family members. We understand that the holidays can be overwhelming and stressful, which is why we came up with a Home for the Holidays guide offering 9 tips on keeping calm – all made with essential oils to help calm these holiday jitters. From DIY gifts to self-care essentials, Nature’s Truth Aromatherapy is bringing you holiday cheer this year. 

Winter Dreaming Diffuser Blend

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There’s no better way for triggering sensory memories than a house that smells like the holidays. This Winter Dreaming Diffuser Blend from Nature’s Truth® Aromatherapy will welcome your guests and help make the holiday spirit come alive in your home.

WINTER DREAMING BLEND RECEIPE

•3 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Frankincense Essential Oil

•3 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Peppermint Essential Oil

•3 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Cinnamon Essential Oil 

Lavender Lovers Gift Set

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Lavender instills deep tranquility, serenity, and calm. Widely used for its relaxing and comforting scent this make-your-own Lavender gift set is perfect for the crazy and untamed holiday friend (or let’s be honest…yourself!).

LAVENDER GIFT SET:

Nature’s Truth® Lavender Essential Oil Mist

Nature’s Truth® Lavender Essential Oil Roll-On

Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Lavender Essential Oil

DIY Gifting, Yoga Mat Spray

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Keeping your normal yoga schedule is key for easing stress. Use this essential oil yoga mat refresher to keep your yoga mat smelling great. This simple DIY mat spray smells great and is a perfect DIY gift for any of your yogi friends.

DIY HOMEMADE MAT SPRAY

•¾ cup distilled water

•¼ cup white vinegar

•15 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Lavender Essential Oil

•Spray bottle

Combine all ingredients into a spray bottle. Shake well before each use. 

DIY Gifting, Holiday Candle

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Candles are a great way to create ambiance in a room. They are also great gift ideas! Make it extra personal by making your own DIY holiday candle to help spread some cheer to your loved ones. This simple and easy recipe will make a perfect, thoughtful gift for anyone on your list!

DIY HOLIDAY CANDLE

•8 oz. glass jar

•3 cups of soy wax

•Natural candle wick

•45 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Frankincense Essential Oil

•45 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Cedarwood Essential Oil

•45 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Cinnamon Essential Oil

Melt the soy wax in a double boiler, while the wax is heating up, add each essential oil to the wax. When the wax is completely melted take a spoonful and drip a little bit of wax at the bottom of your glass container. This will help hold your wick in place. Hold the wick centered while you carefully poor the remaining melted wax into the jar. It will take 45 minutes for the wax to cool and harden. Stick it in the fridge to speed up the cooling process. 

Peppermint Coffee Scrub for Self-Care

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This DIY peppermint coffee scrub is essential for some much needed pampering. Peppermint paired with coffee brings an energizing and refreshing aroma that’s perfect for a pick-me-up in between a long day and an eventful night ahead. Plus, the Nature’s Truth® Sweet Almond Oil helps to soften, protect and nourish dry winter skin.

PEPPERMINT COFFEE SCRUB

•1 cup coffee grounds

•½ cup brown sugar

•½ cup of Nature’s Truth® Sweet Almond Oil

•10 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Peppermint Essential Oil

•Air tight container

Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl. Store in an airtight container. More Almond Oil can be added until you find your preferred consistency. 

On-the-Go Roll Ons for Self-Care

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Perfect for the holiday chaos, Nature’s Truth® essential oil roll-ons provide the convenience of aromatherapy on-the-go! All roll-ons are made with a soothing base of sunflower seed oil so you can use topically anytime, anywhere when you most need it (i.e. traveling, shopping, holiday party, etc.). These roll-ons are perfect stocking stuffers, gift basket items, or for your own personal treat.

HOLIDAY ESSENTIAL ROLL-ONS

Nature’s Truth® Lavender Essential Oil Roll-On

Nature’s Truth® Peppermint Essential Oil Roll-On

Nature’s Truth® Good Nite™ Essential Oil Roll-On

DIY Holiday Room Spray

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Only minutes to spare before guests arrive? House smelling a little funky? No panic needed with this easy to do, cost efficient, DIY Holiday room spray that smells AMAZING and is just what you need. Impress your guests with a home that smells holiday fresh.

HOLIDAY ROOM SPRAY

•16 oz. spray bottle

•8 oz. distilled water

•2 tsp Epsom salt

•30 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Peppermint Essential Oil

•15 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Cinnamon Essential Oil

Combine all ingredients into a spray bottle. Shake well before each use. 

DIY Bubble Bath

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During the holiday craze, it can be hard to give yourself the care and attention you deserve. Don’t neglect your sanity. Slip into a nice warm bubble bath and surrender to relaxation. This DIY Bubble Bath made with Nature’s Truth® lavender essential oil is great for a 100% Pure aromatic and relaxing bath.

DIY BUBBLE BATH

•1 cup unscented castile soap

•½ cup vegetable glycerin

•2 tablespoons water

•15 drops of Nature’s Truth® 100% Pure Lavender Essential Oil

•Liquid container

Combine ingredients into a glass bowl. Stir well until well mixed. Pour mixture into liquid container. To use, add ¼-½ cup of bubble bath mixture to a warm, running bath water. Relax and enjoy!

Give Yourself a Good Nite™

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Getting a good night’s sleep during the holiday season can be tough. Especially with busy schedules, endless to-do lists, and visiting relatives. Good thing Nature’s Truth® Aromatherapy has the perfect addition to your night stand. Spray Good Nite™ essential oil mist on your pillow before bed and settle down to find your peace during the twilight hours. This small spray is great for when you’re on the go and has a warm, earthy scent that’s perfect to set you at ease.

NATURE’S TRUTH® GOOD NITE ESSENTIAL OIL MIST

•Calming

•Comforting

•Relaxing