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Are you among the workers asked to Work From Home or WFH during the COVID-19 pandemic? If so, you may find that working at home is quite a challenge. Like it is difficult to focus, tempted to relax, to watch your favorite series. In essence, the biggest challenge during WFH is to keep productive.
If you want to stay energized while working from home, there are several ways you can do. One of them that is quite powerful is to add aromatherapy to your workspace. Certain scents have long been believed to build mood and increase focus.
You can try essential oil to give a different impression to your room. Apart from creating a soothing aroma, essential oil also have health benefits. This type of aromatherapy can also be used in a number of ways. However, what is most often practiced is to evaporate it with a diffuser or dilute it with certain oils, to applied directly to your skin.
If you are interested in stocking essential oil, here are some local brands that offer EO to make you more energized during WFH, reported by FemaleDaily:
1. Utama Spice Focus Essential Oil Blend
The Balinese brand is famous for its various skincare and body care products. Utama Spice also presents a wide selection of essential oil products. One of them that you should try is Utama Spice Focus Essential Oil Blend, which is priced at Rp 129 thousand for a 10 ml size. This EO serves to maintain focus and increase alertness, so you can stay productive during WFH. The ingredients consist of rosemary, rose geranium extract, lemon, cananga and mint.
2. Energize Essential Home # 1! Diluted Blend
This EO is a combination of lemon and rosemary essential oils, which have been diluted with sweet almond oil, jojoba oil, and olive oil. So that this product can be applied directly to your skin. The formula can help boost your energy, thus making you more excited.
You can apply this essential oil to the back of your ears, temple area, wrist, neck, or any other area you want. Apart from being applied topically, you can also inhale it. This product sells for Rp. 100 thousand for a 10 ml size and can be purchased through the official website of Rumah Atsiri Indonesia rumahatsiri.com.
3. Organic Supply Co. Recharge Essential Oil
This local EO consists of a mixture of eucalyptus, lavender, peppermint, cypress, rosemary, lemon, frankincense, niaouli, and sage. Organic Supply Co. Recharge Essential Oil can improve focus and make you more energized. The formula can helps you reduce stress. To bring this product home, you need to spend Rp 190 thousand.
Organic Supply also offers Recharge Aromatherapy Roller Ball, a Recharge essential oil product that has been luteed and packaged in a roller bottle, making it easier for you to apply it to your skin.