by Patte Malek
One of the greatest influences on our psyche is color. Walking into a brightly colored room will immediately change your chi, energy.
Blues are serene and peaceful. Great for the bedroom and baths. There is nothing wrong with a little serenity blue in your office for peace of mind. Stick with blue/green or turquoise, emerald, or sage for wall colors. Too many cool colors in the home can affect the body’s metabolism and weaken the immune system.
Yellow is sun, cheerful, life giving energy. Yellow although very popular, should be used sparingly as accents at best. Yellow can be tiring on your eyes and create disharmony within relationships creating arguments that will keep a room active.
Patte Malek is a Transformation Coach & author of the forthcoming book ~The Complete Soulful Home~A Lifestyle for a new way of Being. Aligning the Interior Design of You with Your Home.
Use cool colors in the home when you are attracting more energy in your life than you can handle such as anxiety and stress especially if you are feeling hyper. If you are storing too much energy, you will notice this specifically in your body by emotional heaviness, bloating, and weight gain. You will want to use warm colors in your home to help balance your emotions. Read more