Yellow and Green & How It Affects You

Posted by Kalie 13/12/2017 0 Comment(s)


Have you ever thought of painting, decorating or even wearing the color yellow or green? Here are some interesting facts about the true color and shades of yellow and green.




Yellow is a bright and cheerful color. In fact, yellow is the first color our eyes see. Yellow is also a powerful color with its association to the solar plexus. The solar plexus chakra is based on personal will and power. When it comes to interior design, yellow is a definite eye catcher. In some circumstances a bright yellow room can release your feelings of anger and frustration. Walls that are painted different shades of yellow give off a warming affect to your aura. Especially ginger yellow and dandelion yellow.



                                Gold – elegant, warm, rich and striking


                                Bright Yellow – energetic, loud, vibrant and fresh


                                Light Yellow – soft, positive, calm and soothing


                                Chartreuse – bold, demanding, intense and creative


                                Dandelion – joyful, bright, inspiring and stimulating




Green is related to the anahata or heart chakra. The heart chakra has powerful healing properties; it’s connected to our heart. Your heart chakra has compassion for yourself and other people, and with the relation to the color green, green also have these properties. There are so many shades of greens, some are mixed with yellow, blue and tints of white. The darker the green the more comforting and warm the room is. However, going to dark with any color can make the room feel and look smaller. Light greens give off a calming natural effect, unlike lime and bright yellowy greens. Neutral colored greens reduces hyperactivity, which makes it a great color choice for kids’ rooms.



                                Forest Green – growth, life, natural, and woodsy


                                Grass Green – balance, refreshing, optimistic and prosperity


                                Dark Green – bold, heavy, masculine and restful


                                Emerald – luxurious, royal, charming and elite


                                Lime – playful, loud, bright, and flamboyant


                  Olive – warming, wild, mellow and homely


                  Sage – cooling, peaceful, relaxing, and fresh


                               Mint – cool, soothing, soft and refreshing


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