Self-care

DIY Chamomile and Castor Oil eye drops | For hay fever, itchy or puffy eyes, dry and tired eyes.

DIY Chamomile and Castor Oil eye drops | For hay fever, itchy or puffy eyes, dry and tired eyes.

Today, let’s take a look at how to make two different types of hand-made eye drops and a cooling eye mask, in order to ease itching and swelling of the eyes in the high pollen season. These solutions are also effective for dry eyes caused by eye fatigue from either contact lenses or long hours at the PC or smartphone.

Aromatic healing VapoRub for hayfever, dry coughs, sneezing fits and blocked noses

Aromatic healing VapoRub for hayfever, dry coughs, sneezing fits and blocked noses

Vick’s VapoRub is a famous medicine for colds to rub on the skin. The suggestion we can take from ‘vapour’ and ‘rub’, the words it is derived from, is that the vapour caused by evaporation is effective. For that reason, it is necessary to keep the active ingredients on the skin for a long time, so that is why Vick’s VapoRub is an ointment.