How to use a nasal spray correctly

How do you get the best results when using a preservative-free nasal spray ? Here's a handy diagram and how-to instructions Look down and spray a "V", Inhale the mist gently with your head slightly tilted forward  Keep the spray nozzle angled outwards and mist inside the nose. If in doubt, ask your pharmacist to demonstrate [...]

By |August 12th, 2016|Allergies & Hayfever, Colds & Sinusitis, Winter Health|0 Comments

Choosing preservative-free nasal relief – the benefits

A quick note about preservatives. Did you know that nasal saline sprays differ from brand to brand? Some have preservatives and some don’t, so don’t forget to check the labelling when considering a nasal spray. The Flo range is preservative-free and sterile, so you don’t have to remember to check! Preservative-free nasal relief may be less [...]

Looking after your health – colds and sinusitis

How your nose helps fight a cold Coughs and colds due to viral infections can cause swelling in the nasal and sinus tissues. When a mild upper respiratory infection develops in the nose and sinuses, the first symptoms tend to be a snotty, runny nose with lots of watery mucus. This is due to the [...]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Colds & Sinusitis, Health, Winter Health|0 Comments

Looking after your health – allergies and hayfever

Allergy and hayfever symptoms Hayfever and allergies often come about every spring but some people can suffer from symptoms all year round. Airborne allergens include pollens (from grasses, flowers or trees) and animal fur, pet dander or dust mites. Hayfever and allergies commonly occur in spring but many people can suffer from symptoms all year round. [...]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Allergies & Hayfever|0 Comments

Looking after your health when travelling

Looking after your health. Maintaining well hydrated nasal tissues whilst travelling may help you: • Support immunity against common cold viruses and bacteria • Prevent your nose from becoming dry or crusty as a result of air conditioning. If the mucus layer that covers nasal tissues is kept moist, then viruses, bacteria and other irritants [...]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Health, Travel Health|0 Comments

Looking after your child’s health – colds and allergies

Benefits of nasal washing in children Using saline sprays or drops in babies and children may help temporarily clear nasal congestion1, 2 resulting from colds and allergies because they may: • Thin sticky and thick mucus • Wash away inflammatory chemicals (that a cold virus has stimulated in the nasal tissues) • Remove mucus plugs [...]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Child Health|0 Comments

Flo Baby Saline Nasal Spray – Review By Mum’s Delivery

Flo Baby Saline Nasal Spray is a handy little saline spray for babies and infants which relieves nasal congestion from colds, hay fever and allergies. Application is really simple. It has a thumb pump action that delivers a gentle mist spray into baby’s nostrils. Flo Baby effectively thins mucus and helps clear baby’s nose so [...]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Reviews|0 Comments