colour therapy and your wardrobe
W e a r i n g g r e y s a n d b l a c k s c a n b e d e p r e s s i v e. Wearing black usually means you want to blend in and not make a s t a t e m e n t. W e a r i n g b l a c k w i l l a l l o w y o u t o k e e p a l o w p r o f i l e i n s o c i a l s e t t i n g s. Donâ€™t wear black if you want to stand out amist a crowd. Most people donâ€™t even wear black at funerals anymore as it is too sad t o w e a r d r e a r y d a r k c o l o u r s.
- depressive - dreary- low-proole -
W e a r i n g b l u e h e l p s c r e a t e a p l a c e o f c a l m a n d s e r e n i t y. W e a r i n g o c e a n h u e s o f b l u e i s e s p e c i a l l y c a l m i n g. Indigo or darker blues can offer more of a comfort z o n e f e e l i n g , a l m o s t a s i f y o u a r e s i n k i n g i nto a p o o l o f w a r m w a t e r.
- serenity - calming- relaxing - sacred -
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- healing - nature - growth - nuturing - earthy -
something new or wish to turn over a new leaf.
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Choose this colour to wear whenever you are embarking on
with nature. Green represents the Spring season and new growth.
choice to wear at any time you are wanting to feel more in-tune
Because green is the colour of trees and grass it is a wonderful colour
- embrace e re
Green is considered to be one of the most healing among all the colours.
Orange is a very high energy colour Wearing orange is fun and can make you feel quite playful. Because of its highly-charged intensity some people cannot comfortably wear this colour. Adorning yourself with an orange accent piece can add a hint of playfulness. Apparently you should avoid wearing orange if you need to complete a mundane project as it might interfere with your ability to stay on task.
- high energy - creative - fun - intense -
Wearing pink conveys compassion and a open heart. Most people associate pink with babies, little girls and feminine energies. But more than feeling feminine, wearing pink, whether they are male or female, they are described as approachable and capable of loving others.
- compassion - approachable - loving -
Wearing purple shows that you want to be noticed. Purple is seldom worn as a neutral colour. Purple is the wrong colour choice to make if you are wanting to blend in among others as you go about your business. The colour purple, especially shades of violet, will deifnately make a statement. Wearing purple shows that you want to be noticed. If you want to send out a message that you are one of a kind and couldnt care less about conformaty, then wear purple.
- unique - noticeable- statement -
Wearing red usually sends signals of power and conndence. Red is a very powerful colour, wear red whenever you feel you need to portray conndence or would like to boost your self esteem. However, be aware that wearing too much red can make a person come oďŹ€ a little too intimidating to others who lack self conndence.
- power - conndence- intimidating -
Wearing white will help reduce any nagging feelings of diaapointment or drudge. White represents cleansing and new beginnings. Putting on a white blouse feels like beng given an opportunity to start the day with a clean slate. Wearing a white garment, as long as it hasnt taken on any discolouration from too much laundering, can oďŹ€er a fresh and bright outlook. Be sure to get rid of and dingy white clothes often, replacing them with brighter whites.
- fresh outlook - clean - new -
Yellow carries the same healing qualities associated with the sun. It oďŹ€ers warmth, optimisn, and light. All shades of yellows and golds will cheer you up and help make you feel happier. Wearing yellow out into the world makes an aďŹƒrmation statement.
- happy- light - warmth - optimism -