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The Psychological Impact Of The Colors You Use In Your Apartment

The Psychological Impact Of The Colors You Use In Your Apartment

Have you ever considered the impact that the colors you use in decorating your home can have on your psychological state of mind? Yeah, neither have we.

But, we just came across this really interesting article that breaks down how your color scheme can affect your mood and other people’s perception of your living space. Here’s an excerpt:

Red color

Use red to give a resonant and stimulating aspect for your rooms. The color red often indicate a threat, it can increase heart rate and blood but with a warmer shade you can feel very good.
A room with much red can increase the level of passion. Like orange, red is known to increase appetite and thus is widely used in kitchens.

Blue color

With the blue color you can create a cool and clear look. In the interior design, you can use blue to create an atmosphere of work and meditation. The color blue has been shown to lower blood pressure and heart rate. It is used to design the interior space to enlarge the room by a very light shade of blue. You can use blue to cool a room with much sun and heat. If used in kitchen, paint, furniture or dishes, blue color is said to decrease appetite and you can lose weight.

To learn more about other colors and see examples, check out the full article.


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