No one likes to sneeze all day or have a blocked sinus with a fever, runny nose or sore throat. When faced with a cold, you may not have the ability to perform your daily activities until you are relieved. There are essential oil home remedies that can be diffused to help alleviate the cold. Essential oils are plant extracts that are diffused to liquid form and used for their therapeutic effect. Essential oils include Lavender, Peppermint, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Bergamot, Clove, Lime, Thyme, Rosemary, Marjoram, Sweet Orange, Cypress and so on.
What makes Essential oils adequate to have a possibility of alleviating colds are properties like anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, analgesic, antihistamine, antiviral, disinfectant etc. For efficient use of essential oils, a diffuser is extremely valuable. A diffuser is needed to diffuse the essential oils blend in order for it to work more efficiently. A good and quality diffuser must give great aromatherapy, have the ability to diffuse the essential oils blend in a mist form to treat dry skin, dry throat and reduce irritation.