Whether it’s latex, insect bites, airborne particles like pollen, dust and pet hair or food like milk, nuts and fish, allergies can be a nightmare and make you feel really run down.
They’re caused by the body’s immune system overreacting to a substance that is generally harmless to most people, provoking a whole host of unpleasant and inconvenient symptoms. From unsightly rashes to horribly itchy eyes and noses, allergic reactions can ruin your day in a variety of different ways.
Fortunately for those who sneeze incessantly in the presence of cats or break out in hives when they do the washing up, we’ve curated a range of fantastic, homemade remedies for treating the troublesome symptoms of day-to-day allergies.
Each recipe card gives you precise, easy-to-follow instructions on how to make the creams, ointments, inhalants, teas, tinctures, balms and tablets that can help alleviate the symptoms of mild allergic reactions. We’ll also give you tips on what to do with your leftover herbs and oils, all of which can be used for treating a number of different ailments. In fact, why not get in touch and let us know what you use them for?
Occasionally, allergies can be severe. If you experience an extreme allergic reaction, always seek medical advice.