24 Natural Home Remedies

Get rid of annoying symptoms with these affordable home remedies for cold and flu season!

By: Eugenia Kang, Editor,
24 Natural Home Remedies

Whether you’re accident-prone or get seasonal colds, life always throws illnesses and injuries at you. Rather than dragging your feet to the drugstore the next time you don’t feel well, try one of these 24 Natural Home Remedies to get a quick cure. You will be surprised by how you can use ingredients you already have to give your body the boost it needs!

If you can't visit a doctor or call your mom when you're sick, not to worry - this collection has some of the best homemade remedies for when you're feeling under the weather! A lot of them are very simple and quick, so even if you’re sluggish and sniffling, you can easily make these DIY recipes.

Who wants to go to the store and aimlessly roam the medicine aisle when you’re feeling gross? Making these natural home remedies instead will save you a tiring trip. Some of these recipes are also gentle enough to give to children, too.

This collection covers everything from soothing cough syrups to quick earache remedies to bug bite balms. You can have the effectiveness of store-bought medicines with the reassurance that you are using all-natural ingredients. Plus, these recipes are budget-friendly! 

Home Remedies for Cold

Homemade Shower Soothers

Got a pesky cough that just won’t go away? There’s nothing more frustrating than when you desperately need sleep to fight a cold, but you keep coughing yourself awake. These home remedies for cold season will soothe your sore throat, keep your coughs at a minimum, and open up your sinuses so that you can breathe easy—literally!

For example, these Homemade Shower Soothers will definitely clear your sinuses. Your body will fight back against your cold in no time!

Natural Remedies for Irritated Skin

Natural Eczema and Psoriasis Balm

Turn to this section if your skin is giving you a health dilemma! Whether you are trying to make an enormous bug bite calm down or you spent a little too much time in the sun, there is a homemade remedy for you. After all, when your skin is as red as a tomato, who wants to run to the store for overpriced creams?

If you suffer from eczema, you know that normal lotions sometimes just don’t cut it. For some gentle but effective relief, try this Natural Eczema and Psoriasis Balm

Unexpected Natural Home Remedies

Non-Greasy Essential Oil Muscle Rub

These are natural remedies you've never thought of! For example, did you know that you can make your own sunscreen free of toxic chemicals? Or that if your spouse has a not-so-charming snoring problem, there is a homemade nasal decongestant you can make to minimize the snores? Don’t let the affordability and short ingredient lists of these recipes fool you—they definitely pack a punch.

Got a kink that seems like it’s here to stay? Tackle it with a good massage paired with this Non-Greasy Essential Oil Muscle Rub. It won’t stand a chance! 

Do you have a home remedy that always works? Share it in the comments below!

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