I am fascinated by how our environment affects our mental and physical and health, so I love decorating tips based on feng shui, the ancient Chinese art of arranging things. To learn how we can tweak our homes to maximize our health, I turned to feng shui expert Jayme Barrett, author of the book Feng Shui Your Life. Keep clicking for her five key principles.
“Add live, thriving plants to the corners of your rooms,” says Barrett. “Plants bring oxygen into the room and circulate positive energy, which enhances physical health.” Plants with rounded leaves are ideal, feng shui-wise (for ideas, check out my recent article on 9 scientifically-proven air-purifying houseplants).