Gas, an aching tummy, a running nose, a bad throat, and multiple headaches are everyday problems that can interfere with our lives, and make us irritable. When you’re unable to escape any of these annoyances, try these 11 quick home remedies. They’re really simple to make and give instant relief. Have a look on these natural home treatments.
#1 Tummy ache
When the tummy is unhappy, you are unhappy. The simplest way to cure an aching tummy is to take 1 tsp fennel seeds (sauf) and boil it with 1 cup of water. Drain it and drink the mix.
Warm a cup of water and take 1/2 tsp carom seeds (ajwain) and 1/4 tsp salt. Swallow the mix and take small sips of water. You could also swallow carom seeds and salt, and gulp down lukewarm water to swallow seeds.
Take 1 tsp of fenugreek seeds (methi), 1/2 tsp black peppercorn (kali mirch) and 2 cups of water. Boil the ingredients together for 10 minutes. Let it cool and drain the mix. Have it twice a day.
Alternatively, take 1 tsp of lemon juice and 2 tsp of honey together to soothe yourself.
#4 A dripping nose
Heat 2-3 tsp of mustard oil. With the help of a dropper, add 1 drop in each nostril or take a cotton swab and dab the mustard oil in and around your nose. It’s going to feel a little itchy but don’t wipe your nose!
Take 2-3 slices of ginger and crush it. Heat the ginger carefully and soak it in 1/2-1 tbsp honey. The ginger and honey together will ensure you get a good night sleep.
If you’re out of ginger, warm a cup of milk and add 1/2 tsp turmeric. This will help soothe your throat.
#6 A tooth ache
Heat ghee and add a pinch of asafoetida (hing) are natural cures for your toothache. Mix it together. With the help of a cotton swab, apply this on the affected tooth.
You could also use clove oil the same way.
Water is the best medicine for a headache. You may also munch on nuts and chocolate. Keep yourself hydrated, get some good sleep and take occasional breaks from your laptop and smartphone screens.
Also Read: Home Remedies for Headache
Lime Juice is the best remedy for nausea. Lemon is the natural remedy which helps in improving the digestive system and enrich you with essential vitamins. Rest, the citric smell of lemon juice can actually help in relieving the nausea.
#9 Itchy Ears
Cleaning the ear is only the solution of itchy ears. It will prevent your ears from unwanted sensations. Regular cleaning will avoid the deposition of wax in your ears.
#10 Swollen Feet
Epsom salt can help with swollen feet. It works very fast in reduce the swelling. The magnesium present in epsom salt is easily absorbed our skin and helps in improving blood circulation. It neutralizes the foot odor too. You just need to mix 1/2 cup of epsom salt in foot tub filled with warm water. And soak your feet for no more than 15-20 minutes.
#11 Mosquito Bite
Crushed Ice will be your savior at the time of mosquito bite. Cool temperatures reduces inflammation. It numbs the skin which gives short- term relief. A bag of crushed ice will give you relief. But don’t leave it too long as this can damage your skin.
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