If you haven’t gotten into the diffuser game, you need to! Diffusers are a great way to fill your home or office with subtle scents of essential oils to bring calm and peacefulness. And because many of today’s models are stylish, it adds a decorative touch to the rooms they’re in. Plus, as summer days dwindle and fall moves in, it’s a great time to add some new scents and ambiance to your living spaces. Pick one of these five end-of-summer diffusers to start with. —Jennifer Cox
The Saje Aroma Light | Celebration ($42) is a new touch-activated diffuser that has the candle-like ambience of the company’s most-loved electric diffuser. A decorative cut-out metal cover casts festive sparkle around the diffuser, while warmth from the lightbulb disperses aroma throughout your space.
The Que de L’amour Fragrance Diffuser from Belle de Provence ($72) is a fragrance diffuser that’s both an easy and decorative way to scent your home. Just place the reeds into the heart-decorated bottle and the fragrance travels up and diffuses into the air. Each bottle lasts approximately three months.
Muji’s Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser ($89) uses ultrasonic waves to effectively diffuse and disperse a fragrant mist around the room. This small diffuser and has two adjustable LED light levels and four different sets of timers too.
For a cool state-of-the-art diffuser, turn to the Aromely Smart WiFi Scent Diffuser ($180). It’s easy to use and it works great in small spaces. This home diffuser uses advanced cold diffusion technology that transforms the essential oils into a lightweight, dry nano-mist, which stays suspended in the air longer and offers more coverage without altering the smell or the therapeutic benefits of the essential oils.
The Soja & Co. diffuser is simple in design but big on creating ambiance. By using the six sticks that come with the unit and adding one of their fabulous scents, it allows you to wrap yourself in their seductive perfumes that blend naturally with the fruity smell of sweet or bitter cocktails. Cheers!