For years we thought that taking strong medication can get rid of a cold fast, it does, however, as a consequence, our immunity drops and it’s not long until we catch a cold again. The truth is, natural remedies cure bad colds, coughs and boosts your immunity. Thus, we chose the most common and most effective natural home remedies to cure a bad cold during the harmattan. So keep on reading to know what they are.
1. Guava tree leaves to get rid of a bad cough:
A mixture of warm water, a drop of apple cider and salt will clear your throat from the mucus. Use this mixture as a gargle twice or three times a day to clear your nose and throat tract.
3. Use boiling water steam as a natural remedy to get rid of your annoying cold and cough:
If you’re having a hard time sleeping at night because of a blocked nose, then inhaling steam is the best remedy to open up your nose and your lungs to enjoy a good night sleep. Pour some boiling water into a glass bowl, and place your face above it, not too close, so as not to burn your face with the steam. Next, cover your head along with the bowl with a towel to keep the steam directed towards you.