5 Relaxation Techniques To Help You Rejuvenate 

relaxation tipsFeeling stressed, exhausted and burned out is never fun. It’s one of those moments when you will need to take a step back and rejuvenate yourself from the inside out. With so many things happening all at the same time it can be easier said than done. However, having a few moments to relax and bring your energy levels back up can do wonders. Here are 5 relaxation techniques that are sure to help you rejuvenate anytime that is needed.

1. Take a Break

Try to take a few breaks a day. Taking a break from a situation can help you be in a position to analyze it from a different angle. This will help you weigh the pros and cons of what is really going on. Going for a short walk can help clear your mind and be more focused on the task at hand.

2. Yoga 

Yoga has been known for decades to help relax and clear the mind. It is equally a great form of exercise. Clearing your mind for a few moments while doing yoga can help you feel more relaxed and less stressed.

3. Pamper Yourself

Countless times, feeling stressed can make you forget about yourself and the things you like to do. A great relaxation technique to help you feel more rejuvenated is pampering yourself by doing things you like to do. Take a day off and treat yourself to a manicure or a pedicure, read a book, or get a massage.

4. Take a Nap

Taking a nap may not be the easiest thing to do, but consider scheduling it into your day. Even if it’s on weekends. Getting enough sleep can prevent over eating, mood swings and lack of focus. Try to set aside 30 minutes or so to enjoy a quick nap.

5. Read A Book

Relaxing to read a book if that’s what enjoy, is a great way to take some time out for yourself. Reading can help clear your mind and help you get back on track. Just try to set aside an hour a day to enjoy a good book.

Books are a great way to disconnect from the world and concentrate on what the author is trying to convey through his words.

Relaxing is always a great time to reflect and refocus on what’s truly important in life. Without taking time out to rejuvenate it can make it very difficult to move forward. We all need to just step back at times to ensure we’re still headed in the direction our goals.

Picture by Luke

By Shondell Varcianna

May 20, 2016