We often think of summer as a carefree time that's relaxed and fun. But one study has found that women often have high cortisol levels during the summer months compared to winter. If you’re implementing Hygge in your daily life in the winter, the contentment and happiness it brings can suddenly disappear as summer approaches. But if you’re also maintaining wellness rituals that help you stay mentally and physically well over the summer, it can be a truly idyllic time of year.
Now that we’re on yet another lockdown, many of us are finding our energy levels have taken a huge dive. With so many of us experiencing disruption to our normal routines and juggling working from home and homeschooling, lockdown life can be exhausting. And even if you're not doing a lot during lockdown, it can still be tiring.
Here are some of the ways that you can increase your energy naturally and counteract the effects of lockdown.
The warmer weather can give you a mental and physical boost and it’s a great time to step up your self-care efforts.
This summer is quite different for many of us, with holidays being cancelled and the uncertainty of what happens next, so we wanted to highlight some summer wellness tips to feel gorgeous and healthy at home.