Cough and cold are minor ailments, but they are rather irritating and annoying. Coughing makes us unable to concentrate and it’s a nuisance for the people around us. Even tough it’s an uncomfortable experience, it’s bearable during the day.
You will agree that it’s a completely different experience at night, especially if it’s keeping us up after a long day at work. Kids, in particular suffer from the cold and the flue because their immunity is not potent enough to combat the virus.
You would think a cough syrup is the perfect solution, but the majority of cough syrups only suppresses the transmission of signals to the brain that triggers coughing.
They usually contain codeine and dextromethorphan, the two major ingredients that help you sleep, and cause certain unwanted effects such as drowsiness, headaches, and rapid heart activities.
We would recommend that you try this natural homemade wraps.
What Are Honey Wraps?
Honey is often used as a home remedy to treat a variety of problems ranging from dry skin to body detoxification. Another idea is using honey to treat the cough. It will also help dislodge the mucus from the lungs.
This treatment can be used for children as well as adults.
How to Make a Honey Wrap to Treat Cough?
You can make a bedtime honey wrap quickly and easily in just few simple steps and for that purpose you will need:
- Olive Oil
- Band-Aid adhesive tape