20 Simple Self Care practices for 2023

As we launch into a new year, it is often a time to set new goals and refocus. Regardless of what you want to achieve in 2023, self care should be a priority.

But firstly,


To promote balance and maintain a healthy lifestyle, it is essential to practice daily self-care rituals. To prevent burnout in 2023, we recommend incorporating some of the following self-care ideas into your daily routine:

  1. Drink an adequate amount of water each day, consider adding a drop of organic lemon oil for added health benefits.
  2. Ensure you get enough rest by using a diffuser with “Sleep” oil and avoiding electronic devices for the last 30 minutes before bed.
  3. Use positive affirmations and self-talk to boost your confidence and overcome negative thoughts.
  4. Consume a healthy diet to improve your physical, mental, and emotional well-being.
  5. Take time to meditate, reflect on situations, and process your feelings. Diffuse Lively Living Organic Meditation Blend to support your practice. 
  6. Practice gratitude to manifest and attract a better life.
  7. Exercise, going for a walk regularly can improve your physical and mental well-being.
  8. Journal your feelings to keep track of your thoughts and reflect regularly.
  9. Treat yourself to your favourite healthy meal.
  10. Read a book or educate yourself on something new.
  11. Spend time in nature to ground yourself.
  12. Connect with friends. Socializing has a positive impact on mental well-being.
  13. Take a relaxing bath with magnesium salts and essential oils.
  14. Experiment with a new skincare routine or use a face mask.
  15. Organise your room or home to give your living environment a refresh.
  16. Listen to a podcast or audiobook, it may lead to new passions and dreams.
  17. Listen to your favourite music or try a new genre.
  18. Dance like no ones watching. 
  19. Watch the sunrise or sunset. Take time off from your phone.
  20. Take a mental health day to recharge.

Self-care is an essential investment in yourself. It helps improve your physical, spiritual, social, and mental well-being, allowing you to become the best version of yourself.



Essential oils can be incorporated into self care practices in a variety of ways. Here are a few examples:

  1. Aromatherapy: Diffusing essential oils using a diffuser or adding a few drops to a warm bath can help create a relaxing and soothing atmosphere.
  2. Topical application: Mixing essential oils with a carrier oil such as coconut oil or jojoba oil and applying it to the skin can help provide a variety of benefits, depending on the oil used.
  3. Inhalation: Inhaling essential oils directly from the bottle or using them in a steam inhalation can help provide respiratory benefits.
  4. Massage: Adding a few drops of essential oil to a carrier oil and using it for a massage can help promote relaxation and improve circulation.

It’s important to keep in mind that essential oils are highly concentrated plant extracts and must be used with care. Be sure to use them as directed. If you have any medical conditions, it’s always best to consult with a healthcare professional.