Self Care | DIY Incense Burners For Aromatherapy

Upgrade your self care routine with this DIY wooden incense burner craft project. Use the creative process to relieve stress, relax, and even learn a bit more about yourself.

I thought it would be a super fun idea to create a DIY wooden incense burner, also known as an incense holder. Let me start by saying that I LOOOVE incense for aromatherapy. I don’t use aerosol sprays to make my home smell good because of the toxins. As a child, I would cough incessantly whenever I was in the presence of air fresheners. Nowadays, I boil cinnamon or burn scented soy candles, oils or incense to ignite my senses and transport me into my optimal state of being.

Aromatherapy is a powerful tool for self-care and can be used as an anchor to induce myriad states of relaxation, clarity, joy, nostalgia, and more, with intention. This, paired with the benefits of getting your hands dirty and creating art that is both meaningful and functional, makes for an enriching experience for the mind, body, and soul. This simple DIY craft will have you making your very own, customized, beautiful, wooden incense burners for a fraction of the cost. Are you ready to dive in?