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Shoo, Flu! The Best DIYs to Fight Stuffy Noses

Fight the sniffles this cold season with DIYs that kick the flu to the curb. And all of these ideas are easy to pull off — even when you're feeling under the weather. Check out our top six.

Helpful Tissues

When you're feeling congested, drip a blend of essential oils on the inside of a tissue box for instant relief. Check out the easy directions!

Steamy Good

Before flu season kicks in, make these soothing shower disks that steam away congestion. Just pop them in your shower and enjoy instant relief.

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Calming Stuff

Mix together this congestion-busting vapo rub that helps break up congestion while leaving a lovely tingling feeling, that also calms sore chests.

Sleep Helper

Help ease into a happy slumber with this sleep salve that smooths skin while you enjoy a blissful slumber.

So Good

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Nothing makes a cold better than a steaming bowl of chicken soup. And this recipe is so easy, so you can even make it for yourself while dealing with a stuffy nose.

Big Help

Although it doesn't sound tasty, this homemade cold remedy naturally soothes your sinuses and harnesses the healing anti-inflammatory powers of cayenne.

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