Honey wraps are known for doing wonders for both sick adults and children.
Honey wraps are another well-known addition to the benefits of honey use. When it comes to children with respiratory tract problems, strong coughs and mucus in the lungs in children – honey wraps are an amazing remedy that alleviates the unpleasant feeling caused by colds.
Without a doubt, honey wraps are efficient for both children and grownups. It is an easy and fast way to eliminate a strong cough or a cold – especially in winter.
Ingredients you will need:
- Vegetable oil
- Band-Aid tape
Mix the flour and add some honey. The mixture will be ready when it isn’t sticky to your hands. Once so, add a bit of vegetable oil and mix it all together again while adding a bit of flour. Place the resulting mixture on a napkin and roll it in cheesecloth.
Place the remedy on your chest and back and secure it with plaster adhesive tape. For children, let the mixture sit for few hours, but for adults, you can let the remedy sit overnight. Put a protective sheet over your bed sheets because you might be sweating.
The results will be noticeable the next morning. It is highly recommended that you repeat this process for a few days. Not only will it ease up your condition, but it will improve your overall immune system as well.
NOTE: Honey wraps mustn’t be used on children and newborns younger than 6 months. Also avoid using them if you have skin diseases or superficial injuries.