Home Remedies for Allergies

Eyebright Eyebright is an herb that is a part of the Figwort family and is considered helpful in the treatment of allergies. The University of Michigan Health System states that eyebright is an herb that is helpful in treating symptoms such as sinus problems, eye and nose congestion, eye fatigue, eyelid inflammation, hoarseness as well coughs associated with allergies. The aerial part of this herb is mostly used in medical…

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Eucalyptus oil

The strong, piney aroma of eucalyptus oil can supercharge steam inhalation, helping to open your sinuses and nasal passages further. Some research suggeststhe essential oil, extracted from the leaves of the eucalyptus tree, has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties, but if nothing else the vapor provides a bracing, menthol-like sensation that can make breathing seem easier. Try adding a few drops of oil to a bowl of steaming water, or to…

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