Color Therapy: How Colors Can Heal

Color Therapy: How Colors Can Heal

It's no secret that individual colors are related to specific emotions and moods — red to love, yellow to happiness, and so on. That said, it's easy to forget these associations when you're repainting a room — and often, choosing the right color can positively affect your feelings.

MindBodyGreen has published a helpful list which is worth keeping for the next time you have a project and need a bit of emotional healing. Some associations from their list that I hadn't thought of before include yellow for optimism, blue for wisdom, purple for respect, and brown for stability. If you're currently picking colors for a room and feel stuck, or even if you're down to two and can't decide, reading through the associations may help you choose the perfect color.

See the full list at MindBodyGreen.

(Images: MindBodyGreen)

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