Scratchy Throat, Stuffy Head & Post-nasal Drip
Author: Elaine P.
Skill: Raindrop Technique
Word Count: 237
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 8994-OR
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I woke up on a Saturday morning last winter knowing I had a meeting to do 5 hours from home. The problem was that my head was stuffy, I had post-nasal drip and a bit of a scratchy throat. I was just not feeling like myself and wishing it would snow so I could cancel the meeting.
Since that really wasn't an option, I got up, did a nasal lavage with sea salt and Young Living's Rosemary and Melaleuca oils, and then went for my go-to oil for infections, Cinnamon Bark! One drop in a tsp with honey to cover and down the hatch! Well, that works great when one is at home, but I was going to be driving for 5 hours! There was no choice but to drop that Cinnamon Bark oil under my tongue.
Every hour for the next 5 hours, I dropped just one drop under my tongue and by 2 PM I felt much better. My business partner and I did that meeting and met again in the morning before returning home and I felt like a million dollars! No stuffy head, no post-nasal drip and no scratchy throat.
I've not had a full blown cold or sinus infection since using one drop of Cinnamon Bark oil under my tongue. Yes, one drop under the tongue may be hot for a bit but it's well worth it!!
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