Design experts at Hovia curate a selection of wallpapers based on stress-reduction research, and explore the future of wellbeing trends in interiors.
Can images of nature actually reduce stress?
There are studies that show that looking at pleasant images can provide a type of mental escape for individuals during times of moderate stress.
Let's get into the research:
viewing images of nature increased comfortableness and relaxation compared to viewing images of built environments.
5 wallpaper types to improve the mood
The truth is the need for aesthetic experiences is hard-wired in our DNA. They are fundamental to our health, well-being, and learning. From a young age we want this child to feel connected to the outdoors, experience different tactile environments, and react to color cognition. We encouraged imagination, wonder, prospect, and refuge through open mountainous landscapes, organic shapes, and sustainable and upcycled art.
Interior trends that spotlight mental health
A green, leafy wallpaper helps support a Biophilic space by adding a 'natural analogue' that the mind can instantly recognise and connect with.
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Senior Content Executive at Hovia