The children's room is usually the place with the most colors in the house. Normally, it is the happiest and most original space in our home. However, according to Feng-Shui techniques and some experts in color therapy, not all colors are appropriate for all situations and ages.
Colors have been shown to influence and have effects, at least in part, on our behavior. Colors do not say and do not express our way of being, but they can negatively or positively influence our state of mind, through the sensations that they can offer us. Each color has its own light, energy and its own effect.
To decorate the children's room, it is worth knowing more about language and the possible effects of colors on our mood, and thus achieve the desired harmony.
It is associated with feminine characteristics. Light pink has calming and relaxing effects. It is a color that promotes calm, affability and affection. The popular saying: "you see everything in the color of pink", faithfully reflects its meaning: naivety, kindness, tenderness, good feelings and the absence of all evil. It is a color that helps clear the mind of negative thoughts, which provides energy and softens the character, tending towards sweetness, constancy and delicacy.
It is the color of fire and has been chosen as a sign of caution. It can express joy, party, pleasure, dawn and the presence of the sun. It attracts the eye, stimulates the appetite, conversation and charity. It is the color of vitality, joy and happiness. The use of orange in therapy helps to get rid of fear and depressive and obsessive states. It is invigorating, whets the appetite and favors relationships.
It has a very powerful effect; attracts visual attention immediately. It stimulates action and can express passion, excitement, aggressiveness, and danger. Authorize, stimulate, dramatize and compete. In China, red is the color of the Fire Element. It is considered a symbol of good luck and has the power to drive away evil spirits. Culturally, it is associated with heat, passion and vital energy. Red increases blood circulation, increases tension, is healing and stimulates the appetite. It also makes the laziest people work, transmits vital energy and it is advisable to wear it when you have nasal congestion.
It is a very eloquent color and is associated with nature, fertility and spring. It transmits security, expansion and encourages emotional growth. Provides increased brain activity, calms the mood and acts as a detoxifier. It is the color of relaxation par excellence because it reduces tension. It is the color of hope. And it can express nature, youth, desire, rest, and balance. In China it is the color of the Wood Element, of plant life and of spring. For Feng-Shui it is an appropriate color for the small children's room, if it has good natural light.
It has a calming, calming and serene effect. It is the second most powerful color after red. It helps to fall asleep, in addition to alleviating headaches and stomach disorders. In general, it is associated with physical security and strength. Produces feelings of tranquility and peace. It is a reserved color that seems to be moving away. It can express trust, reserve, harmony, affection, friendship, fidelity and love. In China, it is the color of the Water Element, and is associated with immortality. It is a sedative color, which reduces pulsation, lowers blood pressure and reduces appetite.
It is the color of light. Normally, the yellow color enlarges the space. He is very active and is also associated with caution. It always radiates everywhere and above all things. It can mean selfishness, jealousy, envy, hatred, adolescence, laughter, and pleasure. In China it is the color of the Earth element. It is the color of the sun, of the day, of optimism and clarity. The most intense tones can cause anxiety, but mainly to the elderly. According to Feng Shui, it is an excellent color to bring joy to an environment, and that compensates for the lack of natural light. It is not recommended for the baby's room, as they cry more in yellow rooms. On the other hand, it stimulates the intellectual capacity and the digestive system, remedies liver ailments and muscle pain, raises the mood, and is indicated for people with a tendency to sadness.
It is considered an artificial color because it is hardly present in nature. Lilac and lavender tones are very feminine. Express mystery, bring out the intuition and intensify the intellectual capacity. It is a relaxing color and therefore indicates the absence of tension. It can mean calm, self-control, and dignity. For Feng Shui, it is a color that expresses exclusivity and authority. It may be suitable for a teenager's room. It should be avoided in smaller children's rooms and play spaces. In therapy, it helps to solve spleen, circulatory and nervous problems, in addition to reducing distress.
It is a subtle color, which gives security. It equalizes all things and leaves each color its own characteristics without influencing them. It can express grief, boredom, discouragement, and indeterminacy.
It is the opposite of light. He concentrates everything on himself. It is the color of dissolution, separation and sadness. It can express death, night, end. Positive feelings can be seriousness, regret, and nobility. It is a color that should be avoided in any environment. It increases the body's fatigue and demands a greater use of energy in the body. After a full day dressed in black, for example, you can feel particularly drained and depressed.
It is a color that purifies, stimulates, unifies. In combination, it encourages all colors. It is the light that diffuses. It expresses innocence, peace, childhood, divinity, stability, calm, and harmony. In China, it is the color of the Metal Element. It's the sum of all colors. It reflects everything and hides nothing. It radiates purity and cleanliness. White tends to stimulate intellectual activity and favors the imagination. For Feng Shui, it is a color that can evoke coldness. Therefore, it is not appropriate for the very young nursery.
Colors such as wood, tan, ecru, corn or beige convey tranquility and quiet, so they can be suitable for very excitable children. When presented in excess and without other touches of color they can be boring and conspire against creativity.
Off-white, ecru, light beige, stone, linen or pearl tones. These are the colors recommended by Feng-Shui until the year 2023. With the combination of these colors in the interior of the home we will not be wrong. We will avoid energy crossings and we will achieve the harmonic balance that we seek. They are indicated for the decoration of children's rooms.
You can read more articles similar to The colors in the baby's room, in the category of Colors on site.