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MONQ is the pioneer of the personal aromatherapy industry—we created the first personal and portable aromatherapy diffuser. We are a small but mighty company based in Nashville, where we handcraft all of our pure essential oil blends.

By blending ancient aromatherapy practices with modern technology, we have revolutionized the way that customers experience the benefits of essential oils. Our organic blends are expertly crafted by our aromatherapist to help you feel the way you want®—from our flagship blend Zen (frankincense, ylang-ylang, and sweet orange), to our fan-favorite Relieve (ginger, spikenard, and helichrysum), to our top-selling Cozy blend (cardamom, cinnamon, and vanilla)—we are so proud to have over 35,000 5-star reviews from our customers who have been changed for the better by our products.

People often ask what “MONQ” means…

MONQ is an acronym that stands for Modified Observation of Natural Qualia.

Let’s start with Qualia. Qualia is a poorly understood word that means our experience of the world. For example, qualia could be the redness of a strawberry, the sweetness of vanilla, or feeling nervous and stressed as opposed to feeling calm.

We believe that using MONQ can change how you interact with the world. For example, MONQ may help you lower stress and change how you experience and perceive elements of your daily life.

That is why we say Improve Your Qualia of Life® with MONQ.

Yes.

MONQ supports you on your path to a healthy lifestyle, and it is our goal to provide you with safe products that help you live your best life. To learn more about the safety of MONQ products, we encourage you to visit monq.com/safety.

MONQ is designed to provide aromatherapy anywhere.

That said, users with asthma or similar pulmonary conditions, and pregnant or nursing women, should not use MONQ. Some of our blends contain essential oils that the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy recommends avoiding while pregnant or breastfeeding.

Remember, MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs.

For more information, visit monq.com/safety.

MONQ personal aromatherapy diffusers are not intended for persons under 18 years of age. While MONQ products are safe, we do not wish to encourage the hand-to-mouth habit that may lead to unhealthy habits, such as smoking.

We don’t want you to miss your favorite MONQ products! That’s why we’ve created a waitlist.
Due to popularity and factors beyond our control, MONQ products will occasionally sell out. When this happens, the product is temporarily removed from the shop. To locate the product, use the search function to find the product page link.


If the product is out of stock, you have the option to “Join the Waitlist” to receive an email alert notifying you of the product’s return to stock. Simply enter your email address, or sign in to your MONQ account, check the prompt to receive an email, and click “sign up.”


When your favorite product returns to stock, we’ll happily email you an alert so that you won’t miss it!

MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs. Simply, breathe in the mouth, out the nose.  To breathe into the mouth without inhaling, take very shallow breaths in the mouth, and push the breath to the nose. Breathe out your nose. Keep your mouth closed during the out-breath.

MONQ is most beneficial when breathed in this manner. Data suggests that the terpenes—the active compounds—are less effective when absorbed in the lungs.

While use differs by person, most MONQ devices provide approximately 200 breaths of Therapeutic Air®.  With regular, recommended use, each diffuser lasts about a month.

Because MONQ blends have a robust taste, most users are satisfied taking 2-3 breaths every few hours. Often users find they need to take fewer, softer breaths than they initially anticipated.  Users who are particularly sensitive to external stimuli (including aromatherapy) often like to soften the impact of each breath, by breathing in just a tiny amount of aroma. Not surprisingly, these users find their personal diffusers last far longer, sometimes more than 300 breaths.

No. MONQ handcrafts personal aromatherapy diffusers.

MONQ personal aromatherapy diffusers deliver all-natural essential oil blends in classic aromatherapy combinations, all of which are free of nicotine and tobacco, GMOs, and artificial ingredients, and are 100% organic and vegan. Breathe our blends into your mouth, pause, and breathe out through your nose. MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs.

So, when do you need to reorder? Here are some tips:

• When the amount of mist expelled from the tip diminishes. 

• The air you breathe seems a little less freshOur blends are pleasantly robust. When your diffuser begins to lose flavor or taste stale, please replace it. We want you to have the best experience. 

• The mist flow changes. Mist output changes from diffuser to diffuser and user to user. But, if the mist of your go-to diffuser changes, grab a new one.

• You don’t feel the way you want. MONQ products are designed to help you Feel the Way You Want. Anything less than that? It’s time for a new diffuser. =)

MONQ Bottled Blends should not be used to refill your Original diffuser nor any other similar device including e-cigarettes or vapes. These essential oils are not eJuice!

Rather, Bottled Blends are made to be used with your favorite water-based room diffuser or with an aromatherapy necklace or like device. Simply add 2-3 drops of your preferred Bottled Blend to a water-based room diffuser—we recommend one with a built-in timer to avoid sensory adaptation.

For aromatherapy on the go, try one of our Original diffusers or MONQ R—a sustainable, portable, and rechargeable aromatherapy diffuser that uses Blend PODs to help you can breathe your favorite blends anywhere.

We’re so excited for you to try MONQ R! Each device includes a FlipCase, reusable diffuser, and 3 interchangeable Blend PODs. The PODs can be changed by twisting them onto or off the diffuser battery. Similar to our Original diffusers, to use the MONQ R diffuser, breathe in the aromatherapy mist through your mouth and out your nose. MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs. Please consult MONQ.com/Breathe to better understand how to use our personal aromatherapy diffusers properly.

The average user will breathe in approximately 200 breaths of therapeutic air from each POD. When you buy a MONQ R device—each with three  Blend PODs—you get nearly 600 breaths of aromatherapy.

A fully charged diffuser battery will last approximately a week. Additionally, the FlipCase power pack is designed to keep the battery fully charged for an optimal draw with every breath.

Mix & Match is the newest MONQ R option! With Mix & Match, you choose your favorite color FlipCase and corresponding base blend. On the product page, select “Customize Your MONQ R.” Then, complete your purchase by selecting any two additional Blend PODS. Mix & Match MONQ R is available for all existing MONQ R blends with a $10 customization charge.

Yes! We have two Mix & Match options. The first is to customize your MONQ R by choosing your base blend and FlipCase and selecting the Customize Your MONQ R option. This allows you to purchase the device with three separate blends. Alternatively, our Blend PODS can be purchased individually, so you can easily try each blend and share them with friends!

To charge the diffuser, simply put it in the FlipCase, and the MONQ R case will charge the diffuser for you!

To charge the FlipCase, simply plug it into an electrical source using the provided USB charging cord. The light on the bottom of the MONQ R will light up when it is charging.

Yes. MONQ will guarantee the MONQ R device for six months after the purchase date. Please contact MONQ Happiness with questions about the device or guarantee. If the warranty has already lapsed, we will be happy to help you troubleshoot issues that may affect your experience.

Nearly all of our blends are available in Blend PODs, which are compatible with the MONQ R. Customers can choose a standard MONQ R, which includes three PODs of the base blend, or Mix & Match MONQ R, which allows you to choose your FlipCase and any three Blend PODS (+$10).

Original diffusers are not compatible with MONQ R.

No! We love our Original diffusers and know many of our customers do too! Original diffusers are perfect for trying out new blends and sharing with friends. MONQ R is simply another, more sustainable option for our customers.

MONQ R was created to revolutionize the way you breathe—it’s rechargeable, reusable, responsible, and reinvented. There are lots of R’s in there, so MONQ R just seemed to fit!

Each MONQ R comes with 3 Blend PODs. When you purchase a standard MONQ R, you receive 3 PODs of the base blend. If you choose to customize your MONQ R with Mix & Match, you pick your FlipCase and any three Blend PODs! 

Want more? No problem! Blend PODs can be purchased individually!

Yes! The Blend PODS are recyclable.

You’re in luck! We have replacement Blend PODs that can be purchased on MONQ.com!

When do you need to reorder? Here are some tips:

The light doesn’t shine as bright. We can all use a tune-up once in a while. So can your diffuser. When the crystal light starts blinking, doesn’t shine as bright, or doesn’t light up, you need a new diffuser. The air you breathe seems a little less fresh. Our blends are pleasantly robust. When your diffuser begins to lose flavor or taste stale, please replace it. We want you to have the best experience. The mist flow changes. Mist output changes from diffuser to diffuser and user to user. But, if the mist of your go-to diffuser changes, grab a new one.You don’t feel the way you want. MONQ products are designed to help you Feel the Way You Want. Anything less than that? It’s time for a new diffuser. =)

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MONQ’s personal aromatherapy diffusers are filled with custom blends of essential oils, emulsified in coconut-derived vegetable glycerin. When heated, these blends leave the diffuser as aromatherapy-rich water vapor.


MONQ does not contain nicotine, artificial flavors or ingredients, tobacco, Vitamin E acetate, THC, or synthetic cannabinoids. Everything that goes into MONQ diffusers is organic and natural. This is by design.

MONQ devices are personal aromatherapy diffusers that vaporize essential oils and release aromatic water vapor to provide all the benefits of aromatherapy. They are designed for adults looking to make a healthy lifestyle a habit. There is no nicotine in MONQ. In fact, all MONQ blends are completely free of nicotine, tobacco, Vitamin E acetate, and artificial flavors and ingredients. MONQ diffusers have a variety of features and benefits.

Intention. MONQ devices are intended to complement a healthy lifestyle with an easy, convenient, and all-natural aromatherapy experience.

Ingredients. MONQ’s devices are filled with pure, organic essential oils in a carrier base of pure, organic vegetable glycerin.

Mechanism of action. The temperature of MONQ devices is intentionally kept as low as possible to preserve the healing properties of the essential oils. Further, MONQ works hard to minimize the amount of mist that is produced, rather than maximize it.

Usage. We encourage pushing air, using the AirTip Method, attached to the ‘Crystal End’, to push air through the device towards the opposite end. Mist filled with aromatherapy will expel through the hole in the end of the device which can then be experienced.

MONQ personal aromatherapy diffusers—a modern way to experience the ancient tradition of aromatherapy.

MONQ personal aromatherapy diffusers work by vaporizing essential oil blends into a mist of aromatic compounds, water vapor, and carbon dioxide. When a user pushes air, using an AirTip, from the “crystal end” of the device, aromatic air is expelled from the tip end with a small hole in it. The user then breathes the mist from the surrounding air.


This method of breathing MONQ allows the aromatherapy to waft past the olfactory bulb and ensures the user experiences the full benefits of the aromatherapy and terpenes in it! MONQ should not be inhaled into your lungs, as doing so merely lowers the effectiveness of the aromatherapy experience.


Some ask, “Do you smoke MONQ?”


Simply, no. Smoking is the act of burning a substance and inhaling the burned material. MONQ products are not burned, should not be inhaled into the lungs, and do not contain any of the ingredients associated with smoking, including tobacco, nicotine, artificial ingredients, and others. The mist that is released from a MONQ diffuser is water vapor and is similar to steam emitted from boiling water.

We create custom blends with essential oils sourced from reputable vendors throughout the United States. Each blend page discusses specific ingredient sourcing.


MONQ ingredients start as non-GMO, organically grown, and/or sustainably harvested, wildcrafted plants. Plants grown in the US are sourced from Oregon-Tilth Certified Organic processors, and those grown internationally are verified organic by region-specific organizations. Plants are processed into essential oils and plant extracts at locations throughout the US. The majority of oils are produced via steam distillation or CO2 extraction, without the use of alcohol.


Those oils are used to create MONQ’s proprietary essential oil blends, which are emulsified in a certified organic coconut-derived vegetable glycerin base.


MONQ blend labels feature three prominent ingredients that describe the flavor profile. However, the blends may be formulated from as many as 20 unique oils!


A comprehensive list of our plant ingredients is available. Please note, if you are allergic to any essential oil, or any of our ingredients, contact MONQ prior to using our product.

MONQ is dedicated to creating exceptional aromatherapy experiences. Below, we link to the most important features of our MONQ personal aromatherapy diffuser devices. No need to wonder what’s in your hand; it’s all here!

Almost everyone!
MONQ diffusers are not intended for individuals under 18 or under the legal age in your location, individuals with respiratory illnesses or who are allergic to essential oils, or women who are pregnant or nursing. If this item is age-restricted in your state or country of residence, you must certify that you are of legal age to make this purchase.


MONQ does not want to encourage the familiar “hand to mouth” habit in impressionable minors. As an ethical company, MONQ believes that minors may develop a tendency towards smoking cigarettes, and yet we believe that a non-smoking adult who uses MONQ will not be so inclined to smoke.


MONQ should not be used by those with respiratory illnesses or chronic pulmonary conditions, such as asthma or COPD.


Because some MONQ products contain essential oils that the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy recommends to avoid during pregnancy or while breastfeeding, MONQ is not recommended for use by those women. To read the entire article, please visit NAHA.


See our disclaimer for more detailed exceptions and explanations.

No! MONQ does not contain any illegal or addictive substances. Furthermore, MONQ does not contain nicotine, artificial ingredients or flavors, tobacco, Vitamin E acetate, THC, or synthetic cannabinoids.


Our lab tests have found MONQ to be free of formaldehyde, acrolein, nickel, tin, lead, and aluminum.


MONQ is legal in US states and in the overwhelming majority of countries around the world. Please see our shipping policies for some exceptions.


MONQ is 100% pure organic and natural.

How to Use MONQ Aromatherapy

MONQ diffusers are the most natural and convenient way to experience aromatherapy.
Feel the Way You Want® and experience all the benefits of pure Therapeutic Air®
in one simple breath, anytime, anywhere.

Breathe Gently

Breathe Gently

When you breathe gently, aromatherapeutic molecules pass the olfactory nerve endings in your upper nasal passageway. This action is the first step to noticeable therapeutic effects.

While the aromatherapy effect from the olfactory nerves frequently starts immediately, it usually does not peak for at least a few minutes. We recommend that you take a gentle breath or two, as opposed to breathing continuously. In fact, we encourage using MONQ with the AirTip.

Learn About The Airtip
 Use as much or as littLe as you want

you choose how long it lasts you

Use as much or as littLe as you want

MONQ’s blends are robust, so most users take fewer, softer breaths than they might have initially anticipated (about 2-3 breaths every few hours, up to 9 breaths per day).

Only one or two essential oils are used in most aromatherapy blends. MONQ is different because we formulate and use more complex blends, which leads to a synergistic or “entourage effect,” that allows for aromatherapy through a relatively dilute base of essential oils.

Everyone Breathes Differently. When Used gently,
most MONQ users find that a MONQ will last them at
least 3 weeks and 200 breaths

We encourage,slow breaths.MONQ should
not be inhaled into the lungs

We encourage gentle, moderate use of MONQ diffusers. Remember, MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs, and doing so merely dilutes the beneficial effects of the terpenes you are breathing.

Quality Components, Tested for Safety

MONQ is dedicated to making excellent aromatherapy experiences. Here are some important features of our diffusers. No need to wonder about what's in your hand; It's all here!

Quality Components, Tested for Safety

Body

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Original Diffuser: The body of the device is composed of a #304 stainless steel case that is both durable and light. The case is painted with a coat of non-toxic, lead-free, textured paint. The device is embossed with the blend name and the three primary ingredients.

Heating System

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The essential oil blends are heated to approximately 275 degrees Fahrenheit by a nickel-chromium resistance wire. The oils are wicked by silica threads into the heating chamber. With each breath, approximately 0.0033 mL of essential oils are consumed.

Battery

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MONQ aromatherapy devices use well-tested, high-quality batteries. Each device is equipped with a recyclable lithium-ion battery with a 210mAh capacity that operates at 0.882 watt-hours and weighs 0.004 grams. The battery can withstand a temperature of up to 120 degrees Celsius before deterioration, is protected from the device's heat source by an internal divider, and does not pose any risk of flame or explosion even under extreme circumstances. Rarely, a device will remain activated, which can lead to overheating. When this occurs, place the device on a solid non-flammable surface, such as tile or marble, and wait for it to cool down.

MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs. Simply, breathe in the mouth, out the nose.  To breathe into the mouth without inhaling, take very shallow breaths in the mouth, and push the breath to the nose. Breathe out your nose. Keep your mouth closed during the out-breath.

MONQ is most beneficial when breathed in this manner. Data suggests that the terpenes—the active compounds—are less effective when absorbed in the lungs.

While use differs by person, most MONQ devices provide approximately 200 breaths of Therapeutic Air®.  With regular, recommended use, each diffuser lasts about a month.

Because MONQ blends have a robust taste, most users are satisfied taking 2-3 breaths every few hours. Often users find they need to take fewer, softer breaths than they initially anticipated.  Users who are particularly sensitive to external stimuli (including aromatherapy) often like to soften the impact of each breath, by breathing in just a tiny amount of aroma. Not surprisingly, these users find their personal diffusers last far longer, sometimes more than 300 breaths.

No. MONQ handcrafts personal aromatherapy diffusers.

MONQ personal aromatherapy diffusers deliver all-natural essential oil blends in classic aromatherapy combinations, all of which are free of nicotine and tobacco, GMOs, and artificial ingredients, and are 100% organic and vegan. Breathe our blends into your mouth, pause, and breathe out through your nose. MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs.

MONQ has been FCC certified, meaning MONQs do not cause any sort of electromagnetic interference, and electromagnetic interference does not cause a MONQ to perform incorrectly.

Third Party Labor Safety Verification This image is part of a larger report on the specific operations and quality standards of MONQ’s device manufacturer. MONQ proudly does not use either child labor or coerced labor, and all assemblers work 8 hours per day, ensuring that they are not overworked in assembling devices. This audit was performed in accordance with International Labor Organization Standards.

We’re so excited for you to try MONQ R! Each device includes a FlipCase, reusable diffuser, and 3 interchangeable Blend PODs. The PODs can be changed by twisting them onto or off the diffuser battery. Similar to our Original diffusers, to use the MONQ R diffuser, breathe in the aromatherapy mist through your mouth and out your nose. MONQ should not be inhaled into the lungs. Please consult MONQ.com/Breathe to better understand how to use our personal aromatherapy diffusers properly.

The average user will breathe in approximately 200 breaths of therapeutic air from each POD. When you buy a MONQ R device—each with three  Blend PODs—you get nearly 600 breaths of aromatherapy.

A fully charged diffuser battery will last approximately a week. Additionally, the FlipCase power pack is designed to keep the battery fully charged for an optimal draw with every breath.

Mix & Match is the newest MONQ R option! With Mix & Match, you choose your favorite color FlipCase and corresponding base blend. On the product page, select “Customize Your MONQ R.” Then, complete your purchase by selecting any two additional Blend PODS. Mix & Match MONQ R is available for all existing MONQ R blends with a $10 customization charge.

Yes! We have two Mix & Match options. The first is to customize your MONQ R by choosing your base blend and FlipCase and selecting the Customize Your MONQ R option. This allows you to purchase the device with three separate blends. Alternatively, our Blend PODS can be purchased individually, so you can easily try each blend and share them with friends!

To charge the diffuser, simply put it in the FlipCase, and the MONQ R case will charge the diffuser for you!

To charge the FlipCase, simply plug it into an electrical source using the provided USB charging cord. The light on the bottom of the MONQ R will light up when it is charging.

Yes. MONQ will guarantee the MONQ R device for six months after the purchase date. Please contact MONQ Happiness with questions about the device or guarantee. If the warranty has already lapsed, we will be happy to help you troubleshoot issues that may affect your experience.

Nearly all of our blends are available in Blend PODs, which are compatible with the MONQ R. Customers can choose a standard MONQ R, which includes three PODs of the base blend, or Mix & Match MONQ R, which allows you to choose your FlipCase and any three Blend PODS (+$10).

Original diffusers are not compatible with MONQ R.

No! We love our Original diffusers and know many of our customers do too! Original diffusers are perfect for trying out new blends and sharing with friends. MONQ R is simply another, more sustainable option for our customers.

MONQ R was created to revolutionize the way you breathe—it’s rechargeable, reusable, responsible, and reinvented. There are lots of R’s in there, so MONQ R just seemed to fit!

Each MONQ R comes with 3 Blend PODs. When you purchase a standard MONQ R, you receive 3 PODs of the base blend. If you choose to customize your MONQ R with Mix & Match, you pick your FlipCase and any three Blend PODs! 

Want more? No problem! Blend PODs can be purchased individually!

Yes! The Blend PODS are recyclable.

You’re in luck! We have replacement Blend PODs that can be purchased on MONQ.com!

When do you need to reorder? Here are some tips:

The light doesn’t shine as bright. We can all use a tune-up once in a while. So can your diffuser. When the crystal light starts blinking, doesn’t shine as bright, or doesn’t light up, you need a new diffuser. The air you breathe seems a little less fresh. Our blends are pleasantly robust. When your diffuser begins to lose flavor or taste stale, please replace it. We want you to have the best experience. The mist flow changes. Mist output changes from diffuser to diffuser and user to user. But, if the mist of your go-to diffuser changes, grab a new one.You don’t feel the way you want. MONQ products are designed to help you Feel the Way You Want. Anything less than that? It’s time for a new diffuser. =)

MONQ is the pioneer of the personal aromatherapy industry—we created the first personal and portable aromatherapy diffuser. We are a small but mighty company based in Nashville, where we handcraft all of our pure essential oil blends.

By blending ancient aromatherapy practices with modern technology, we have revolutionized the way that customers experience the benefits of essential oils. Our organic blends are expertly crafted by our aromatherapist to help you feel the way you want®—from our flagship blend Zen (frankincense, ylang-ylang, and sweet orange), to our fan-favorite Relieve (ginger, spikenard, and helichrysum), to our top-selling Cozy blend (cardamom, cinnamon, and vanilla)—we are so proud to have over 35,000 5-star reviews from our customers who have been changed for the better by our products.

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