There are many drug free ways to tackle hayfever symptoms; these are just a few. If you know of other hay fever cures you think we should add, feel free to comment. Natural remedies for hayfever are often unproven without many clinical trials to prove their efficacy. You have to make your own judgement about whether these treatments for hay fever are worth trying. Check out the testimonials pages of the various products and, bearing in mind that people very rarely publish negative comments about their products, this will give you an indication of whether people suffering from hayfever symptoms find them useful.
See also –HayMaxTM Mix n Match
Pollen Barrier Balms
The pollen barrier balm is used to stop pollen from entering the body through the nose so you don’t suffer from any of the nasty effects associated with it. It is suitable for children and pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Max, the founder of HayMaxTM, found that this worked for him, so he created HayMaxTM which contains 100% organic ingredients including essential oils.
Air Filters and Air Purifyers
There are a number of air filters and air purifyers on the market which claim to filter toxins, including pollen, out of the air in your home. Some air conditioners come with a ‘hayfever filter’.
The sneeze beam uses phototherapy to combat hayfever symptoms.
Two light beams are inserted into the nostrils and they block the receptors which react to pollen.
Q-Chi Acupressure Band
Based on acupressure, the Qu-Chi band is a non invasive, natural way to treat hayfever symptoms. It uses acupressure to target key pressure points on the body associated with allergy symptoms. A band is worn on any of these pressure points, including on the elbow.
The nasal filter is a disposable filter that you stick under your nostrils to block pollen and allergens from enetering your body by stopping you inhaling them. Breathe Pure is one popular make.
In 2004 an Australian study found that nasal filters were 98% effective at trapping pollen and 68% effective at reducing hayfever in symptoms in highly allergic people. The study was done in a lab and in a field of rag weed.
Homeopathic Nasal Sprays
There are some homeopathic nasal sprays available which may give temporary relief from hayfever symptoms.
Similasan Homeopathics make two nasal sprays that can be used for hayfever.