Soothing, relaxing stress pictures are effective stress reducers, acting as natural stress relief. Creating a beautiful home environment to return to at the end of the day will help to soothe your daily stress. Putting up serene pictures of landscapes, beaches and sunsets are an easy way to create a calming peaceful effect in your home and help you relax and de-stress at the end of a hard working day. Pictures of calm and tranquil landscapes and scenes of nature will help to clear away the stress you naturally accumulate during a busy day’s work.
Natural Stress Relief
The most natural stress relief comes from what we take in and observe through our eyes. Don’t underestimate how powerful your home environment can be for alleviating stress. With this in mind, here are some examples of the kind of stress pictures you could use that may help you relax with natural stress relief.
Colors act upon the body as well as the mind. Red has been shown to stimulate the senses and raise the blood pressure, while blue has the opposite effect and calms the mind. Peaceful, tranquil blue actually causes the body to produce calming chemicals. Green symbolizes nature. It is the easiest color on the eye and can improve vision. It is a calming, refreshing color. People waiting to appear on TV sit in “green rooms” to relax. Hospitals often use green because it relaxes patients.
Funny Stress Pictures
Changing the mood, here are a few funny stress pictures to make you smile…
The Dolphin Stress Test
Below is a picture of two dolphins. If you can see both dolphins, your stress level is within the acceptable range. If you see anything other than two dolphins, your stress level is too high and you need to stay home and rest.
Here’s a simple joke stress relief kit anyone can use:
Here’s a funny stress picture of a stressed out little dog in peril… (or perhaps it’s the stool that’s really feeling the stress)
A Few More Funny Stress Pictures of Cats and Dogs