Having a nasty cough that just won’t go away is one of the most uncomfortable feelings possible. It can occur due to irritation in your throat from different allergens, buildup of mucous in your bronchial tubes which can further lead to bronchitis, chronic cough, and dry heaving in the lungs.
Besides their bad taste, most conventional cough syrups contain codeine and dextromethorphan, both of which have a whole slew of common side effects such as: drowsiness, light-headedness, dizziness, sedation, and so on. So what if we told you that there is a completely natural way to calming these symptoms and that it would cost absolutely nothing to your health if you give it a go?
This natural cough remedy for adults and kids has been used for generations for treating various diseases of the respiratory tract. Moreover, the remedy is so powerful that it can remove most of the mucous of out of your lungs in just a single night! All you have to do is make a paste with honey, coconut oil, and flour, and simply apply it on your chest overnight.
Honey wraps are recommended for both children and adults, but while adults can leave the paste on their chest overnight, it is recommended that children can wear it for only 2-3 hours.
– Coconut oil
How to prepare it:
Mix flour with a small amount of honey so that you get a homogeneous mixture that doesn’t stick to your fingers. Add a few drops of coconut oil onto the mixture and then roll it in flour once again. Now that the mixture is ready, just put in on a napkin and cover it with a gauze.
Attach this wrap on your chest or your back, slightly above your heart, using band-aids, and then simply put on your pajamas.
The best time to apply this remedy is right before you go to bed. For children, it is recommended that you leave the wrap on for 2 to 3 hours and then remove it. For even better results, adults can also add some mustard powder on it.
For the best results, use these honey wraps at the initial stage of the disease, which can be relieved without any complications.
These honey wraps are known to have powerful anti-inflammatory and warming effects, so during this time you might be actively sweating. So make sure you add some kind of protection to the bed sheet in order to keep your beddings dry.
Note: We recommend that you consult with your doctor before you try this natural remedy.