Add a little spring to your step: best spring essential oil blends

spring essential oil blends

Spring is almost here, and it’s time to shed the winter vibes in your home!

But before you start spring cleaning, one of the quickest and easiest ways to freshen up your home is to try a new essential oil blend.

During winter, you would have used warm scented oils and those that help you with colds, flu and other illnesses. Although you might need to keep using these essential oils, it’s a good idea to change things up and try a new scent that works well in spring.

Home Health Living have found some great springtime essential oil blends that will leave you feel fresh, alive and with a little spring in your step!

Best Spring Essential Oil Blends


spring essential oil blends


You’re probably starting to see some blossoms and other flowers blooming in your garden. Spring is a great time to start using floral essential oil blends as well as citrus based, to carry the scent of spring throughout your home.

Lavender, rose and jasmine are uplifting floral scents that make a perfect starter for a spring essential oil bend.

Here are some of the recipe blends that we recommend using throughout spring!

Uplifting spring essential oil blends

For a quick way to liven up your home and to feel uplifted and motivated, try using floral and citrus oil blends such as the following:

3 drops Lavender, 2 drops Geranium, 3 drops Bergamot

2 drops Lavender, 2 drops Ylang Ylang, 2 drops Grapefruit

2 drops Eucalyptus, 2 drops Jasmine, 1 drop Peppermint

Air purifying spring essential oil blends

If you’re wanting to get rid of the stale, winter air in your home, then an air purifying essential oil blend in a diffuser would do the trick. Here are some spring essential oil blends for air purifying:

4 drops Lemon, 6 drops Grapefruit, 6 drops Rosemary

2 drops Lemon, 3 drops Pine Needle, 4 drops Wild Thyme

4 drops Wild Orange, 4 drops Peppermint

Mental alertness essential oil blends

Winter is for hibernating but spring is for waking up! If you need something to help clear your mind and make you more alert, then we recommend diffusing the following essential oil blends:

2 drops Peppermint, 1 drop Rosemary, 2 drops Cinnamon

3 drops White Fir, 2 drops Cedarwood, 1 drop Clove, 1 drop Peppermint

2 drops Wild Orange, 2 drops Lemon, 3 drops Peppermint

Spring allergy relief essential oil blends

Spring can be an awful time for allergy sufferers, with the increase of pollen in the air. Here are some effective allergy relief essential oil blends:

2 drops Lemon, 2 drops Lavender, 2 drops Peppermint

10 drops Chamomile, 4 drops Lavender, 2 drops Myrtle

7 drops Lavender, 7 drops Tea Tree, 4 drops Lemon, 4 drops Geranium

Using any of these spring essential oil blends will leave your home feeling more cheery, fresh and will also help allergy sufferers.

You might need to adjust the quantities depending on how large your essential oil diffuser is, and how strong the scents are.

Experiment with different blends until you find the perfect blend that suits your personality!

If you’re new to aromatherapy and using essential oil diffusers, you might like to read more information about diffusers here.

What are your favorite spring essential oil blends? What scents remind you of spring? I’d love to hear from you, please share your suggestions in the comments!

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spring essential oil blends

By Christine Carlisle

Christine is a freelance senior writer for Home Health Living and has been writing for us for 4 years. She's a health copywriter with over 10 years experience as a writer. Christine lives alone in a cabin in Maine and was once a hand model while living in New York City. She's a dog person.