10 Essential Oils for Romance with Diffuser Blends

10 Essential Oils for Romance with Diffuser Blends

Valentine's Day is almost here and it is a great excuse to get a little more romantic with your partner. Here are some essential oils for romance you can use to help set the mood, with 10 diffuser blend recipes!

Whether you enjoy floral, citrus, or spice...check out some of the top romance oils. Think about what your partner likes too so you can take that into consideration.

I learned the hard way that my husband wasn't fond of patchouli oil, reminds him too much of incense, too bad I already had it on as a body oil :(  When I use it around him now, I make sure to blend it with citrus oils to enhance the aroma so it is less patchouli smelling :)

Essential Oils for Romance

#1. Rose Otto

Nothing says romance like roses and this oil smells like fresh picked roses. Often called "Queen of Flowers", rose oil enhances balance and harmony in the body. It has been used to help women suffering from frigidity.

#2. Ylang Ylang

Has calming and relaxing effects. Considered an aphrodisiac oil. Best when used with other oils and in small doses, too large can cause nausea and/or headache.

#3. Sandalwood

Woody yet sensual aroma helps to encourage self-acceptance. It lifts the spirits and opens the heart.

#4. Patchouli

Offers balance and calming to the mind, body, and spirit. Patchouli oil opens the heart and heightens the senses.

#5. Clary sage

This supportive oil uplifts the heart and nourishes the spirit. Can allow creative inspiration to flow freely. Known to assist with female reproductive health.

#6. Geranium

Has a floral scent that supports women’s health. It is both calming and uplifting. Can open up intimate communication.

#7. Orange

This versatile oil creates a cheerful atmosphere. It is also calming and can help ease muscle tension.

#8. Cedarwood

Helps release negative feelings, treat nervous tension, and aids in focus. It is considered an aphrodisiac for men.

#9. Cinnamon Bark

The spicy, warming aroma can counter exhaustion. It is stimulating and energizing.

#10. Cardamom

Cardamom oil has calming action that can refresh and relieve stress. Helps encourage circulation and warmth. Considered an aphrodisiac, especially if fatigued.

Romantic Diffuser Blends

Pick a recipe below, add to your diffuser with the recommended water required for your diffuser, turn on and enjoy! Read more about diffusing essential oils.

1. Love Is In the Air

  • 3 drops Bergamot
  • 3 drops Patchouli
  • 3 drops Ylang Ylang

Love is in the Air Diffuser Blend by Loving Essential Oils


  • 2 drops Orange
  • 1 drop Cedarwood
  • 1 drop Sandalwood
  • 1 drop Ylang Ylang

XOXO Diffuser Blend by Loving Essential Oils

3. Allure

  • 3 drops Orange
  • 2 drops Clary Sage
  • 2 drops Patchouli
  • 1 drop Geranium

4. Romance

  • 3 drops Rose Geranium
  • 2 drops Patchouli
  • 1 drop Cinnamon Bark
  • 1 drop Rose

5. Ooh La La

  • 3 drops Orange
  • 2 drops Sandalwood
  • 1 drop Cinnamon Bark
  • 1 drop Jasmine (or Ylang Ylang)

6. Love Potion

  • 3 drops Clary Sage
  • 2 drops Douglas Fir
  • 2 drops Grapefruit
  • 1 drop Juniper Berry

7. Cupid Shuffle

  • 3 drops Lime
  • 3 drops Patchouli
  • 2 drops Ylang Ylang

8. In the Mood

  • 2 drops Orange
  • 2 drops Ylang Ylang
  • 1 drop Cedarwood
  • 1 drop Sandalwood

9. Love

  • 3 drops Palmarosa
  • 2 drops Rosewood

10. Falling in Love

  • 3 drops Frankincense
  • 1 drop Cinnamon Bark
  • 1 drop Myrrh
  • 1 drop Sandalwood

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Jennifer Lane

BIO: Owner and founder of Loving Essential Oils. I am a Certified Aromatherapist that loves to look toward essential oils and aromatherapy for all natural physical, emotional and spiritual support. I specialize in formulating customized essential oil blends for those that are wanting natural options for health and wellness. Click the world button below to learn more about working with me! Any questions? Feel free to email me. Thank you so much for your support!

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