His voice had a calming effect on Cynthia.
Her presence would have the same calming effect on Dusty, who was the most wound-up man Jule knew.
His presence was intense but calming, almost to the degree she had the urge to lean against him and let his huge hands roam her body, grip her from behind and pull her … Crunching from behind her broke the spell.
Even the lake wasn't calming him.
Blue and green are cool and calming colors.
He drew a calming breath.
But neither of us suggested a remedy for calming things down.
"No, but I say," said Pierre, calming down, "you are a wonderful fellow!
Damian sought out Sofi, both for her calming influence and any tidbits of what she might've Seen.
But he obviously idolized Martha and she seemed to be a calming influence on him.
The ocean's calming rhythm and flavorful breeze made the beach more bearable.
The apothecary has calming herbs.
With a quick look around, he breathed another calming breath and then ran to the hold.
The most patient of the White God's brothers, Jule had a calming influence on those around him, including Xander, who felt his ever-present restlessness retreat some.
The scent of oak and amber and his calming presence eased some of her tension while filling her lower belly with fire.
The calming intensity around him tugged at her, made her want to curl up in his arms.
During the anxious months that followed the Austrian coup, the efforts of diplomacy were directed to calming the excitement of Servians, Montenegrins and the Young Turks, and to considering a European conference in which the fait accompli should be regularized in accordance with the accepted canons of international law.
Gentle pull on his neck to activate a calming lullaby.
And he no doubt is calming her jealousy of me.
It was the opposite of Darkyn's, whose was subtle and calming.
His cool energy worked through her, calming her.
She'd never let him touch her like that before, but she found his touch calming.
He pulled off his sweater then dropped back onto the sparring mat, focusing hard on calming himself down.
"You wouldn't return my phone calls," she said, calming.
Despite her fury and fear, she found his presence oddly calming, like sitting in a spa surrounded by incense with her feet in a salt bath.
A'Ran sat once more, calming.
Rissa searched his gaze, calming.
"There is not a family in our walls the Warlord has not helped," Lean added, calming.
He developed enormously the policy of land purchase, which the Unionists had found to exercise such a calming and beneficial effect; and the Land Purchase Act which he successfully carried in 1903 was the most comprehensive measure of the kind ever submitted to Parliament.
Another consequence of the tendency of a moderate contamination to distribute itself uniformly is the calming effect of oil, investigated by B.
Aurelian, was called on to reconstitute a Liberal cabinet, with the principal object of calming public opinion by the settlement of this question.
Dean's day was calming down, mellowed by his minimal consumption of ale and the coziness of Bird Song's kitchen.
Able to manipulate minds, Andre was also the much-needed calming force on Rhyn and the other high-spirited members of the Council.
Andre's calming magic had an effect even on deities.
He was calming, though it had nothing to do with Fate's presence.
Their connection was strong, its calming affect on her the only comfort he was able to offer.
Massive ballrooms flanked either side of the foyer, one whose orchestra filled the mansion with calming music, and the other devoted to a buffet unlike any Katie had ever seen.
Hannah wasn't the immortal he sensed, though she exuded a calming power that stabilized his powers, similar to Katie's, though weaker.
He broke her ability to use his power while retaining her calming effect on him.
Everything in the room was geared to tease or soothe the senses, from the soft sheets to the dim lighting to the calming scents.
His presence was intense but calming, almost to the degree she had the urge to lean against him and let his huge hands roam her body, grip her from behind and pull her â€¦ Crunching from behind her broke the spell.
This man was huge â€“ maybe a wrestler? â€“ but his presence was calming, whereas Jonny's was like a storm-cloud, ready to explode.
Counselor Breslin had agreed to consider this in line with traffic calming measures for the area.
alleviatea calming effect on the digestive system, thereby alleviating gastrointestinal distress and may help to reduce diarrhea.
BoS reports an altercation at one of the many traffic calming bollards.
barbiturate drugs and anti-anxiety drugs like Valium exert their calming effects by enhancing the activity of GABA-A receptors.
Having a reasonable time slot gives the parents an excuse to sit down and have calming down time before their child's bedtime!
calming measures in East Bankton Place will be carried out in February.
Protect and soothe your skin with our calming balm of organic roman chamomile and lavender.
Outside views are calming, provide distraction and reduce claustrophobia.
Reassuringly safe Cuski is calming, safe and a healthy alternative to other infant comforters.
Appropriate traffic calming measures should involve the use of vertical deflections in the form of speed humps, cushions or raised junctions.
Well, there are several essential oils noted for their calming effect; two of these are lavender and geranium.
Enjoy the calming effects of this lotion's lavender fragrance.
Mini roundabouts, in common with some other traffic calming features such as contraflow gateways may help reduce vehicle speeds.
That traffic calming features frequently increase the hazards for cyclists seems incontestable.
lullaby cd or cassette provides one full hour of calming sound to gently lull your baby to a safe, natural sleep.
Magnesium and calcium magnesium and calcium Magnesium combined with calcium has a natural calming and pain relieving effect on the body.
And this is the weird bit, because just holding the matchbox had a massively calming effect on me.
PFN offer " Sarajevo ", a more passive, calming mood piece which soothes the nerves.
parasympathetic system tends to exert opposing effects which amount to calming the body down.
refinery speed cameras & concrete bumps, blockading oil refineries is by far the best traffic calming solution.
A pair of young robins, dancing carelessly, entwined in the spirit of the calming breeze.
The purpose of the traffic calming is to improve road safety and discourage rat running.
socialized dogs that can use aggression calming signals, or by an instructor who can read them.
Either by having well socialized dogs that can use aggression calming signals, or by an instructor who can read them.
tincture of the roots, which has a calming effect, was used to treat shell-shocked soldiers in World War One.
Infuse dried flowers for a calming sedative tisane, an antiseptic cleanser and a hair rinse, or crush them for a soothing poultice.
tranquilizenhances cooperation, imparting a soothing, calming and tranquilizing influence.
My view is heightened with a gentle lope by car across the calming, almost whimsical, landscape.
Forget speed cameras & concrete bumps, blockading oil refineries is by far the best traffic calming solution.
Post Peel Skin Calming Balm: Bisabolol is a powerful soothing agent and instrumental in reducing and calming sensitized skins.
I told him I would use a different calming oil on his head to soothe the inflammation.
Despite many calming hands he threshed about, pointing at the empty space behind his father.
A tincture of the roots, which has a calming effect, was used to treat shell-shocked soldiers in World War One.
It also enhances cooperation, imparting a soothing, calming and tranquilizing influence.
The noise of the busy road outside clashed with the calming ethos of the restaurant.
The neonatal intensive care units in many hospitals have turned to infant massage as a means of comforting, calming, and also stimulating premature infants.
As the name implies, it is a parenting book that addresses the common issues of parenting (from sleep to calming) from a sensory perspective.
MF: After the success of the first book, we developed a range of stylish but practical solutions for calming, feeding and sleeping.
Do you want bright colors that jump out at you, or a soothing, calming environment?
This tea features the calming ingredients of the company's popular Sleepytime tea (spearmint and soothing Egyptian chamomile), plus licorice root, lemongrass, ginger and slippery elm bark to help coat the throat.
Aloe gel has a soothing and calming effect on the skin.
Valerian Root: Valerian root offers more immediate relief and is often used as an insomnia remedy as well as a calming remedy.
Passion Flower: Passion Flower (Passiflora incarnate) is another of the great calming herbs and is also a good herbal remedy to try for insomnia.
Because it improves the function of the nerves in the brain it has a calming, yet clarifying effect that can make getting through a chaotic work day much easier.
Alice went for a children's "fantasy" bedroom, while David settled on a calming oasis style room, bringing elements of the park into the room.
If you want to really increase the calming qualities of your bedroom, consider incorporation Feng Shui principles into your room décor.
Water features are a popular item in many bedrooms because people like the calming sound of the flowing water.
Whatever the decorating choices you make for your bedroom in terms of style, you can incorporate accents into your bedroom design that make the room more inviting and calming.
Shades of blue are also known to have relaxing and calming properties.
These calming cascades donned classical motifs such as lions, cherubs, and mythological images.
Think of candles with calming, soothing scents like lavender or vanilla.
A spa influenced bathroom attempts to create the calming atmosphere of a health resort in your home.
Lavender is a must - dried springs, fresh lavender, lavender scented candles - however you want to bring it in (and as an added benefit, lavender is known to be calming and to encourage sleep!).
Fluffy white towels, candles, and beautiful containers to hold everyday items help create a calming, peaceful atmosphere.
It is said to produce a calming effect so it is often a good choice for bedrooms.
The hue commonly known as sage is a restive and calming color.
Cool colors, such as grays, greens and blues are calming, while warm colors such as orange, yellow and red tend to rev you up.
Brown is another great color contrast to use with the calming effect of blue.
Light blue is calming and friendly while dark, slate blues are sophisticated and modern.
Bobbi Brown fragrances capture the essence of life's most calming, soothing moments.
It is readily absorbed by the skin and is relied on for its soothing, calming properties.
It also features a pleasant, fresh scent with calming after effects.
For example, some folks respond best to guided imagery that relates to a lush forest, while others perfect the calming influence of the sea.
This is a well-rounded site that believes in a holistic approach to meditation, so you'll find tips for calming the body (yoga and Pilates) and" the mind (meditation).
One of the most important instant stress relief tactics to have in your arsenal is knowing how to take deep, calming breaths.
Smell something sweet: Smelling scented oil in a scent that you like or one that is known to be calming, like lavender or spiced apples, can take the edge off your stress.
By calming the breathing, the mind is calmed and the body will relax from a stressed state.
From the gentle touch of the masseuse as you lay on the warm table to the soothing music and calming scents that fill the area, a massage is an enjoyable method of treating stress.
There are many benefits of a heated stone massage including relieving stress, reducing pain and calming the mind.
This has natural calming properties, great for people that have a hard time sleeping at night.
Another successful calming technique to use when you feel your anger levels rising is visualization, also known as imagery.
Similar to mediation, prayer also has a very calming, and centering after effect.
If may sound strange, but making your heart pound, on purpose, can actually have a calming effect.
In addition to calming your body and mind, anger management relaxation techniques help by refocusing your attention on something positive.
In effect, you are using your brain to help your body relax by recreating the pleasant and calming place or experience.
Similar to visualization, [[Guided_Imagery_as_a_Way_to_Reduce_Stress|guided imagery]] focuses the mind on images, such as places and scenes that are peaceful and calming, or of the body becoming healthy and healed.
The meditation area should be painted a solid color that is calming and soothing.
Nicotine can also create a calming effect, depending on the makeup of a person's central nervous system.
These things produce pleasurable feelings and calming sensations for users.
If you're looking for herbal remedies, look for those that will help with anxiety and stomach problems such as Kava and Valerian Root: both are known for their calming agents.
For one thing, spending time outside and observing nature can be very calming.
Cool colors such as green and blue are more calming.
Tropical bedding has long been a popular décor choice for beach houses in Florida, California, or other coastal areas, but this colorful yet calming theme isn't limited to the coastal states anymore.
Light, cool colors are actually recognized for their calming properties.
A red sheet will look fabulous folded over a contrasting comforter in a calming shade, like white or ivory.
The natural scent of wood creates a calming and pleasant atmosphere inside the dog house.
However, the presence of your canine companion can have a calming effect on your system.
Amethyst: This purple variety of quartz crystal is believed to stimulate your intuition, and have a calming effect on the nerves.
Taking time out of your busy schedule to prepare and drink a cup of tea can be a calming ritual that helps you center and relax.
Green is a calming and beautiful color that goes well with any skin tone, and the nearly endless shades of green offered in formal dresses gives you plenty of options.
The subtle but deliberate motions of tai chi are not only a good stretch exercise for seniors, but also have a calming effect on the mind and body.
Often confused elderly people find music calming.
Music from earlier eras - Similar to classic radio programs, music from their youth may have a positive and calming effect on residents with dementia.
The special needs of seniors are provided for in a secured facility in an environment that is calming, safe and supportive.
It offers a calming sensation for the body.
It is ideal for those who have trouble calming their mind prior to bed.
SleepMate Sound Machine creates a calming and relaxing sound.
Fill it with soft scented candles, cozy linens and calming colors.
Drink herbal teas before bed: Different teas can also have calming properties - especially if consumed before bedtime.
The parents can play a calming role by reassuring the child and explaining the procedure beforehand.
For this condition, the stimulants have a reverse activity and have a calming, rather than a stimulating effect.
The side effects for stimulant drugs are different when they are used as stimulants and when they are used for their calming effect in ADHD.
Sedative-A medication that has a calming effect and may be used to treat nervousness or restlessness.
Calming music or bedtime stories can help lull a child into deep sleep.
Tranquilizer-A medication that has a calming effect and is used to treat anxiety and mental tension.
The time out should serve to teach the child to manage strong feelings safely, and after he or she has done so, the child should be praised for calming down.
Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) teaches patients how to confront their fears and obsessive thoughts by making the effort to endure or wait out the activities that usually cause anxiety without compulsively performing the calming rituals.
Sometimes a new activity or change of scenery is calming.
Soothe Your Baby the Natural Way: Bonding, Calming Rituals, Massage Techniques, Natural Remedies.
Poems can be comforting by calming heightened emotions.
Once you apply basic feng shui principles to your bedroom, you will find that the environment is peaceful, calming and fosters a restful night of sleep.
Blues - A restful and calming color perfect for a peaceful night's sleep.
Once body hair has been removed, your esthetician will apply an after-wax calming lotion that will help minimize any redness, pain or swelling.
Gigi Hair Removal Cream can be used on the legs and bikini area and includes a separate Calming Balm that soothes and hydrates your new, fuzz-free skin and restoring chemical balance.
If you are in a spot where no one will hear you, saying "Ohm" while breathing out sends sympathetic vibrations through your body which are naturally calming.
Lavender, cocoa butter, and almond oil add a calming scent.
The calming effect of the color blue has been well documented.
Neiman Marcus has a beautiful turquoise blue Carmen Marc Valvo shirred tankini that calls to mind ocean waters and calming sea breezes.
Niacin has shown to have a calming effect for anxiety and depression.
Jasmine is perhaps the most calming of all essential oils.
Used as an anti-depressant scent, it is beneficial for calming tension.
Its natural odor is calming an inviting.
Candles have been known to relieve stress and provide a soothing and calming environment.
Simply by inhaling the scents released by the burning wax of an herbal candle with calming and relaxing qualities, your mind is soothed, stress is relieved and you feel relaxed.
In a stark white bathroom, black votive holders can add a calming presence.
Pisces will have a soothing and calming effect on Scorpio and help her learn to achieve greater introspection.
Libra has a more calming effect on Gemini than Aquarius.
Libra will have a more calming effect on Aquarius than the high Gemini energy does.
Meditation is not some esoteric religion; it's a method of calming the mind.
People choose to get a lotus floral tat to show their Hindu roots, or in hopes that the flower will transfer some of its calming properties to the wearer.
A large mural tattoo featuring the sea and the sand and the sun with a pack of traveling dolphins can be serene and calming.
During meditation, individuals concentrate on calming the mind for clarity and not so much "going blank."
Many people benefit from learning yoga Nidra through guided instruction, with the teacher voicing directions as you attempt to center the mind and focus on calming the body.
Turn off all electronics and lights: the dull buzz of machinery and glare of fluorescent lighting is not calming.
Repeating mantras have a calming effect, and poses help stabilize the mind and keep it at rest.
The calming practice of yoga using breathing control such as pranayama can help to lower your blood pressure.
Yoga has also been used in childbirth to help relax both the mother and the baby so a fulfilling, alert, and calming birth is experienced.
Join a yoga class, find some calming poses, breathe for relaxation, and strengthen every part of you.
With its focus on the mind, as well as the body, it's a calming activity that can significantly impact your whole health.
A series of kids' yoga poses can also be incorporated into a calming yoga class in which children are introduced to yoga, get physical exercise, and learn to focus their minds.
If you want your yoga breathing to be relaxing or calming, there are specific breaths you can do, including the common Three-Part Breath, Cooling Breath and Alternate Nostril Breathing.
Some children may need a stimulating activity while others may need a calming outlet.
Lavender is a calming scent that can be used to relieve headaches, promote relaxation, and treat insomnia.
For a calming effect, try lavender or vanilla.
Do you want to use various essential oils in your soaps to make blends that are calming, energizing, or stress relieving?
For dieters who are stress eaters, this may play an important role in calming the stress that is associated with binge eating or overeating.
In time you will find that you're not only getting a great workout for your body, but that you're also calming your mind and spirit at the same time.
The Amanda Rich robe featured at this site is available in a calming blue paisley print.
It starts with sultry tropical rain, moves on to a babbling brook, energizes with a torrential thunderstorm, and closes out with calming ocean surf.
A gentle baby lotion, soothing diaper rash cream and a calming comfort bath are sure to become staples in the nursery.
I would recommend calming and soothing facials every two weeks to help the skin heal.
If you have spent an afternoon or an evening outdoors, come home and do a calming, healing mask.
Cucumber Heal Therapy: This rich moisturizing cream is thick, cooling and calming all at once.
The enchanting scent of damask rose is instantly calming, while essential fatty acids work their magic to boost your skin's integrity and keep it functioning to its full potential.
A light blend of calming essential oils (lavender, pettigrain and ylang-ylang) and nourishing moisturizers (Brazil Nut and Andiroba oils) makes it exceptionally powerful in keeping the skin consistently soft.
Ease your nerves: Lavender's calming scent instantly settles nerves and eases tension with its green, outdoorsy, fresh sweetness.
Instead, it's infused with a plethora of calming essential oils and powerful antioxidants, which nourish the underarm skin.
Oatmeal has a calming and soothing effect on the skin, use this method as needed for relief.
To treat sunburn with the calming effects of milk, soak strips of gauze or washcloths in milk and apply to the skin as needed.
Plantomer Lift-Off Mask is nourishing, soothing, and calming.
The sound of the ocean was calming under the full moon, the steady ebb and flow of waves drawing him to sit on the beach.
He leaned back and drew a calming breath.
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