Essential Oils for Mom with Diffuser Blends - Happy Mother's Day!

Essential Oils for Mom with Diffuser Blends - Happy Mother's Day!

Share essential oils with your mom and all the important women in your life this Mother's Day. Moms are so giving and loving, this post is dedicated to them. Enjoy these essential oils for mom plus the diffuser blends. If you are a mom... Happy Mother's Day!

I am a mom to three wonderful children that I just adore. Here I share some especially comforting, calming, soothing, and supporting essential oils for mom that have been a favorite in my aromatherapy and motherhood journey.

Essential Oils for Mom

While everyone has essential oil favorites, here are some I think all moms can enjoy:

#1 Lavender

  • All around supportive essential oil
  • Offers emotional balance and reassurance
  • Inspires deep relaxation and sleep
  • Soothes skin inflammation and irritations

#2. Clary sage

  • Allows creative inspiration to flow
  • Returns vitality after an illness
  • Relieves menstrual cramps and labor pains
  • Uplifts the mind and emotions
  • Read More: Clary Sage Spotlight

#3. Geranium

  • Its rosy aroma offers positive reassurance
  • Offers a nourishing presence in skincare blends
  • Eases physical and emotional pain
  • Encourages when feeling down

#4. Patchouli

  • Popular for natural perfumes and deodorants
  • Offers deep relaxation and peace
  • Soothes and nourishes skin
  • Repels insects and calms bug bites
  • Read More: Patchouli Oil Spotlight

#5. Sweet Orange

  • Soothes allergies and sinus congestion
  • Promotes a restored and uplifted feeling
  • Comforting scent can set your mind at ease

#6. Bergamot

  • Soothes skin and improves skin tone
  • Balances mood and eases anxiety
  • Promotes relaxation and ensures a restful sleep

#7. Grapefruit

  • Inspires positive energy
  • Supports a healthy relationship with body
  • Lightens up mental fatigue
  • Uplifts mood and relieves tension
  • Read More: Grapefruit Oil Spotlight

#8. Ylang Ylang

  • Creates harmony and encourages trust
  • Top choice for natural perfume blends
  • Melts away physical and emotional tension
  • Perfect for meditation and contemplation

#9. Sweet Marjoram

  • Promotes peace and sleep
  • Valuable aid for women's health (menstrual cramps too!)
  • Restores an inner sense of courage and confidence
  • Relieves sore muscles and bodily stiffness
  • Read More: Sweet Marjoram Spotlight

#10. Sandalwood

  • Reduces appearance of scars and blemishes
  • Reignites a passion for life
  • Offers a restorative effect on mind and emotions
  • Calms respiratory conditions

Diffuser Blends for Mom

Pick a recipe below and add to diffuser with recommended water for your diffuser tank. Read more about diffusing essential oils. I like to use a 100-200 ml water tank diffuser but you can use whatever size you prefer.

Happy Mother's Day

  • 4 drops Patchouli
  • 4 drops Orange
  • 2 drops Ylang Ylang

Calm Mama #1

  • 3 drops Orange
  • 2 drops Arborvitae
  • 2 drops Bergamot

Calm Mama #2

  • 4 drops Clary Sage
  • 4 drops Orange

For My Mom

  • 3 drops Kumquat
  • 2 drops Geranium
  • 1 drop Clary Sage

Happy Mom

  • 5 drops Lavender
  • 3 drops Sage
  • 1 drop Ylang Ylang

For My Mother

  • 4 drops Grapefruit
  • 2 drops Sandalwood
  • 1 drop Jasmine

Super Mom

  • 4 drops Orange
  • 4 drops Ylang Ylang
  • 3 drops Bergamot

Bouquet for Mom

  • 2 drops Lavender
  • 2 drops Clary Sage
  • 2 drops Geranium

Calm and Cool Momma

  • 4 drops Clary Sage
  • 2 drops Patchouli
  • 2 drops Black Spruce

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Jennifer Lane

Hello, I'm Jennifer, Founder of Loving Essential Oils. I have a passion for natural health and aromatherapy. I love making DIY products to replace store bought items and strive for a chemical and toxin free home. I enjoy using aromatherapy and essential oils every day to keep my family and myself healthy and happy. My hope is to help you do the same.

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