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Cayenne Pepper & Honey For a Sore Throat



Aw man, so we’re coming to the end of peak cold and flu season. Hopefully, you’re going into March healthy 💕 Sore throats have always been the first sign for me that I am getting sick. They hurt, they suck and sometimes take days to go away 😢 This method may sound crazy and painful but please trust me it works other than any cough drop I’ve ever had ✌🏻 Cayenne pepper gargle. Honey is excellent too, especially Manuka honey with high UMF ratings which I could do a whole other post about 🍯 What I usually do at the first sign of a sore throat is gargle with cayenne. I use about a 1/4 teaspoon of regular plain ole McCormick's cayenne powder in a shot glass amount of water. Then I gargle for seconds. Depending on how brave I am I either spit it out or swallow 😂 Chase it with a spoonful of honey and repeat whenever your throat feels sore. I say that because usually after the gargle your soreness will subside which is incredible I also really really love this brand of sore throat lozenges. They're a company out of Massachusetts dedicated to making cayenne and honey lozenges. They now have a new elderberry one too 💗 https://www.firedrops.com/ 𝗜 𝗳𝗲𝗲𝗹 𝗹𝗶𝗸𝗲 𝗜 𝗻𝗲𝗲𝗱 𝗮 𝗱𝗶𝘀𝗰𝗹𝗮𝗶𝗺𝗲𝗿 𝘀𝗼 𝗹𝗲𝘁 𝗺𝗲 𝗷𝘂𝘀𝘁 𝘀𝗮𝘆. 𝗣𝗹𝗲𝗮𝘀𝗲, 𝗮𝗹𝘄𝗮𝘆𝘀 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝘀𝘂𝗹𝘁 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗱𝗼𝗰𝘁𝗼𝗿,𝗼𝗿 𝗮 𝗹𝗶𝗰𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲𝗱 𝗺𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗳𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗯𝗲𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝘁𝗿𝘆𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗮𝘁 𝗵𝗼𝗺𝗲 -𝗧𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗸 𝘆𝗼𝘂

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