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How and Why Flowers Make You Happy….More than just Eye Candy

There’s no doubt about it. Flowers can make you happy, as actual research has proven that.

Studies have been conducted to prove the effects of flowers on a person’s emotional and behavioral state, and each study was able to show just how beneficial to a person’s emotions and feelings flowers are. In fact, flowers are linked to immediate happiness of a person, and even to a person’s mood in the long run, which relates to a person’s overall satisfaction towards life. That’s why flowers are linked to alleviation of stress, lifting of a person’s current spirit, and easing away depression symptoms and anxiety.
The reason why flowers are able to do this is that it gives you a connection to nature, to something beyond your normal, fast-paced environment. Colors also make you happier through chromotherapy, which uses the powers of colors to stimulate your emotions. Now, we know the reason why flowers are considered as great gifts for any occasion.

Flowers can also make you happy because by bringing your closer on an emotional level to people around you, such as family members and friends. By smoothing out your agitation and apprehension, you feel lighter, more cheerful, and more inclined to connect with other people. Flowers help you connect in relationships by improving the feelings and communication levels among people thus making a greater contribution to a person’s life.
Have you ever wondered why flowers are used in social environments? There’s more to flower décor than acting as mere eye candy. Flowers definitely enhance an event by creating a warm, welcoming ambience among the event participants

Flowers make you happy with their natural visual healing properties both physiologically and emotionally. In fact, Bach Flower Remedies lists 38 different remedies, some of which affect emotions and concerns directly related to a person’s overall happiness and satisfaction towards life. Flowers are seen to ease inner troubles, improve a person’s ability to trust, uplift a person’s confidence and self-esteem, alleviating hopelessness and despair, and regulating emotions such as envy, fear, guilt, and jealousy, among many others. There are also certain flowers connected with nurturing, romance, and tranquillity.

Adding some flowers to your home and office has more effects than just decorative. Think of them as fragrant, visual therapy!

9 Responses to “How and Why Flowers Make You Happy….More than just Eye Candy”

  1. Thanks for the interesting article. Flowers do make a great gift.

  2. I totally agree!

    Flowers have this special effect. Especially when it comes to your loved ones. It make you feel very special.

    It’s also a way of expressing your feelings if you cant say it directly. 😉

  3. Hello everybody,

    Valentine’s Day isn’t complete without a beautiful bouquet of flowers for your sweetheart, and it can take a lot of thought and effort to decide on a bouquet that best matches what she will like. And while there are so many different arrangements to choose from, you will be sure to find one that has your sweetie head over heels.

  4. […] to back up how flowers elevate ones mood and is good for the soul.  Here is a sample I found from inbloom.info:  “Studies have been conducted to prove the effects of flowers on a person’s emotional and […]

  5. totally agree!
    Flowers have this special effect. Especially when it comes to your loved ones. It make you feel very special.

  6. This article is so nice. Flowers are really the best things God has made. They can relieve one from stress and lift up anyone’s mood. That’s why they are ideal for gifting on all occasions.

  7. I totally agree!
    Flowers always evoke a sense of joy, even in the saddest moments;)

  8. Flowers are such great mood enhancers. I’ve read quite a bit of research showing the scientific proof of the benefits. It’s quite amazing. Thanks for sharing!

  9. Yes flowers are more than Eye candy.. 🙂 Flowers really make me happy.

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