When cold and flu symptoms hit, most of us want to tackle the symptoms and get back to our daily routine as quickly as possible. But when we are really feeling under the weather, a little comfort and a lot of rest can do us the world of good. Health and well-being specialist, Beurer, has put together a selection of its German engineered health and well-being tech that can alleviate the less pleasant symptoms of cold and flu so that you can be fighting fit in no time, and products that can help you take care of yourself when you are feeling less than 100%.
The Beurer IL 50 Infra-red Lamp: Speed up your recovery
When the sniffles start, the Beurer IL 50 Infra-red Heat Lamp is a great tool to have in your arsenal for a faster recovery. Not only does the warming sensation feel soothing when you’ve got the chills, it also stimulates your blood flow which in turn encourages natural healing. The range of benefits that infra-red light has to offer is what makes the IL 50 a household essential: Whether you’re feeling congested, have a sore throat, are suffering from headaches or muscular aches, Beurer’s infra-red lamp can accelerate your recovery, to get you back on your feet in no time.
Beurer IH 60 Nebuliser: Targeted relief from symptoms
Although often only associated with long term respiratory conditions such as asthma, nebulisers can bring relief from colds and flu for anyone. Suitable for use with not only prescribed liquid medication but over the counter saline solutions too, the Beurer IH 60 Nebulilser delivers treatment direct to your airway and lungs, working to thin secretions and loosen mucus for a faster recovery. The impressive accessory pack that comes with the IH 60 even includes both an adult’s and child’s face mask so it can be used by the whole family.
Beurer SI 40 Steam Inhalator: Steam therapy to breathe easy
If you reach for a bowl of hot water to steam your airways free from congestion when you have a cold, the SI 40 Steam Inhaler from Beurer can make your life a whole lot easier. The flexible mask fits over your mouth and nose, so no steam escapes and is directed to exactly where you need it. Even more convenient, the steam output is adjustable, so if the heat gets too much, you can simply turn it down and avoid having to take a break. Add a saline solution or soothing essential oil to the vapouriser and you’ll be breathing easy again in no time.
The Beurer FS 50 Facial Sauna: Restore your natural glow
When you’re run-down and full of cold, there’s nothing more soothing than steam. This 3-in-1 Facial Sauna from Beurer is a versatile way to get you feeling fighting fit once again. It comes with two steam output attachments: A traditional facial sauna attachment which is great for inhalation and rehydrating your skin which inevitably becomes dry when you’re under the weather, and a nose and mouth attachment that directs the steam specifically for inhalation only. It’s even compatible with essential oils such as eucalyptus so that you can really kick the germs to the curb.
The Beurer LA 40 Aroma Diffuser: Create the perfect ambience to rest and relax
Sometimes the best medicine to recover from a cold is rest and relaxation. The LA 40 Aroma Diffuser from Beurer is a great way to set a calm ambience so that you can switch off and give your body the break it needs. Set the mood light to a soothing tone – blue is often recommended to encourage relaxation but with 7 colour options, you can choose the one that works for you. Then select a therapeutic aroma oil, such as eucalyptus, to infuse the air around you as the diffuser gets to work.
The Beurer HD 75 Snuggle Throw: Duvet-day indulgence
When you’re feeling under the weather, a duvet day can do you the world of good. With this Heated Snuggle Throw from Beurer, you can get cosier than ever. The throw alone has a super-soft fleece finish you can cuddle into but when you turn on the heat, you’ll feel yourself melt into a state of relaxation. It has 6 temperature settings that are electronically regulated for consistency, operated with an easy slide switch so you’re always in control. With comfort like this, a duvet day could be all you need to get back to feeling like yourself again.
The Beurer HK 44 Heat Pad: Beat the chills
If a hot water bottle is your favourite comfort through the colder months, it’s time to upgrade. The HK 44 Electric Heat Pad from Beurer is the hot water bottle brought bang up to date. This heat pad removes all the cons of a hot water bottle – messy, leaky, too hot to start, cools too quickly – and brings the pros. It gives you 3 temperature settings that are electronically regulated to remain consistent: If you get too warm, you can turn it down a notch, if you start to feel the chill, you can notch it back up. With the HK 44 Electric Heat Pad, you can be warm and cosy without the mess and the fuss of a traditional hot water bottle.
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