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This Pumpkin Spice Essential oil blend is a fan favorite during the fall season. It has a warm, comforting aroma that makes you feel all cozy inside. The blend smells of the spices that are typically added when making pumpkin pie.
It is a particularly versatile combination too as you can add several different aromas to give it a unique twist.
I’d suggest starting out with the classic recipe. Then if you want to experiment a bit add just a drop of another oil and see if you like that better. The next time, try a different combination.
Classic Pumpkin Spice Essential Oil Blend
The pumpkin spice essential oil blend starts with these 3 scents:
These are the classic fall scents that you will find in many fall essential oil blends.
For this blend, use equal parts clove and nutmeg and about twice as much of cinnamon. Clove and nutmeg have strong aromas. You need to add a little extra cinnamon so its sweet aroma is not overpowered by the stronger scents of clove and nutmeg.
How to customize the pumpkin spice diffuser blend
As with all aromatherapy blends, the Pumpkin Spice blend can be adapted to suit your own preference.
If you want a more complex aroma with hints of other spices, add a drop of one or both of these oils to the blend.
The addition of these oils will give the blend a nice spicy aroma.
Be careful not to add too much at the start. Just add a drop of any one of the additional oils to the basic recipe. Leave the diffuser on for a while and inhale the earthy aromas of the blend. If you prefer a stronger aroma, add another drop of cardamom or ginger essential oil.
Ideas for using your pumpkin spice essential oil blend
There’s no better way to celebrate the season than by adding this warm and comforting Pumpkin Spice blend to your diffuser.
If you are using the blend in a large room, make sure you use a diffuser specifically designed for diffusing the scents over a larger area. This list features some of the Best Essential Oil Diffusers for Large Spaces. All of these are marketed by reputable brands known for their high-quality products.
Don’t have a diffuser? 25 Ways to Use Essential Oils & Blends Without a Diffuser.
This Plant Therapy TerraFuse Diffuser is my personal favorite for diffusing aromas in a smaller space. It comes in two natural colors – terracotta brown and cream.
The ASAKUKI 500ml Premium, Essential Oil Diffuser is another fantastic choice. This is a 5-in-1 Ultrasonic Aromatherapy Fragrant Oil Humidifier Vaporizer. It comes with a remote control and has a timer and an auto-off safety switch.
If you’re looking for a budget diffuser, you’re sure to find one from among these top-rated essential oil diffusers under $25.
If you’ve never used an aromatherapy diffuser before, you may also want to stop by and read ‘How To Use Your Essential Oil Diffuser’.
Want to use the pumpkin spice blend without a diffuser? 25 Ways to use essential oils without a diffuser.
Or use the pumpkin spice blend in any of these DIY projects – DIY Fall-Scented Gift Ideas with Recipes & Instructions, DIY Fall Room Sprays, DIY Ideas Using Fall Essential Oil Blends.
You can also add this pumpkin spice blend to your own homemade reed diffuser. This would make a great budget-friendly gift.
You don’t have to make your own pumpkin spice blend if you’re not into DIY. Plant Therapy’s Loving’ Fall essential oil blends set includes this fall blend among others.
More Fall Diffuser Recipes for You
Which of these fall diffuser blend recipes did you try out? Did you use the original recipes or did you customize them with other aromas? Share your experience and new recipes in the comments below.