While summertime is dandy, winter weather is magical in its own right. Something about winter and fall always makes me feel reflective, and cozy for home. Cool weather means hot chocolate, cuddly sweaters and toasty fires. While there is plenty to like about the cooler months, they also come with bone-chilling dry air. Dry air has the potential to cause many uncomfortable health problems. For this reason, many people make the wise decision of investing in a humidifier. Here are five reasons to invest in one.
If you are susceptible to nosebleeds, a humidifier may help. Nosebleeds are most commonly a result of a dry environment, which can result in dry nasal membranes. I have found a humidifier significantly relives my nosebleeds and calms my itchy nose.
Humidifiers can be great for people who suffer from asthma, allergies and other respiratory problems. Moist air can prevent flare-ups, and provide the comfort of knowing you live an environment that is designed to relieve your respiratory problems.
A humidifier will keep your throat from drying out while you sleep, soothing the intensity of annoying snoring. Whether you or your partner are prone to snoring, you will both be happy to have a quiet night’s sleep.
Dry skin is a common problem many people experience during the winter. Flaky, dry skin is annoying and uncomfortable. Keep your skin gorgeous by purchasing a humidifier. Wake up to a face and body that no longer feels brittle, uncomfortable and dry. Who knew a humidifier could help your beauty routine?
Sinusitis is uncomfortable, even painful. For people who suffer from chronic sinusitis and congestion, it can mean constant headaches, coughing and runny noses. Luckily, a humidifier may be able to help. Humidifiers moisturize the air allowing the mucus in your nose and sinuses to flow more easily. Many doctors recommend adding a humidifier to your home for good sinus health.
How do humidifiers help you? —Alex