Having been born as a female, I’ve always enjoyed flowers. In fact, flowers have been the best thing in my life as they helped me to manage my mood, health and life. Well, I guess, it’s not only me who adore flowers and has the affection for everything floral.
It has been predicted that the floral industry is a $100 billion business today and despite the changing habits of us buying flowers, the trends of its growth is not going to stop any time soon.
Here are a few good reasons to buy flowers and keep them around every day.
1. They brighten our mood.
Flowers have been best known for their different colors and aromas. They come in different types depending on the location, climate and the environment. Whatever it is, it’s associated with affecting our mood and behavior, as reported by different researches done in the field.
The beautiful shades and hues that they have are also believed to improve our feelings and mood.
Maya Flowers, an online flower store currently operating in India believes that sending flowers is the best way to make someone smile and add happiness to their lives. They not only send flowers, but pack gifts in different forms of cakes to spread smiles to everyone.
2. Flowers can positively affect our mood
Scents and good aroma are part of every flower and it is what casts a powerful effect on our emotions. The pleasant aroma that flowers have changes our mood and the fragrance can not only be used on our body, but in our surroundings as well. Similarly, there are several oils and body cleansers with added fragrances that resemble different kinds of flowers to stabilize our moods.
3. Flowers are also good for mental health
Believe it or not, but keeping a flower plant inside your home or workplace can improve memory and make you more productive.
A study by Rutgers University found that flowers have incredible power to make us happy. The experiment was carried out by sending gifts to different people and the ones who received flowers were the happiest.
4. Flowers are therapeutic.
Flowers are also found to have effects on people who are sick. It speeds up the healing process and reduces the necessity to consume more pain medications. Fragrant herbs and flowers are also what are being more common in our homes because of the therapeutic benefit they behold.
Not just that, Dutch researchers have also shown that citrus floral scents make us want to keep ourselves clean. Doesn’t that sound amazing?