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Stuffy Nose & Sinus Pressure During Winter Months

Author: Charleen H.
Skill: Raindrop Technique
Date: 12-14-2013
Views: 4,684
Word Count: 119
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 9189-OR

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In our home we have a gas furnace which puts out very dry heat. It doesn't take long after the colder weather sets in to notice that several members of the family are walking around with stuffy noses.

We have had great success by taking 1 cup of distilled water, 1/4 tsp salt, 4 drops of Lavender essential oil, and 1 drop of Peppermint essential oil and mixing. Take a cotton swab or q-tip and dip it into the mixture. Swab the inside of the nose and within seconds we have been able to breathe easier and have sinus pressure alleviated!

I love that I have an alternative to the over-the-counter medications that have so many side effects!

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