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Sick Day(s) Saviour

Men, some bug dat going round hit me wid an ole man cough that near gimme de tissit.

Thanks to the Mistresses' tlc and three things I'm slowly getting back to my usual self.

Sleep

You've heard it a million times but it's oh so true, your body needs rest. I love to sleep but funny enough I haven't been sleeping well for quite some time. So true to form, when you don't give your body the rest it needs it finds a way to take it. Don't be like me; get your rest. Do whatever you have to do to make it happen. That REM sleep is a must.

Water

Liquids in general but preferably ones without sugar. Drink your water.

Josie Maran 100% Pure Argan Oil

This product is labelled as an organic moisturizing oil and it does just that. Apart from the death rattle in my chest the other thing that showed my ill health was my dehydrated skin. Yes, oily skin can be dehydrated.


A few drops of this helped me look a little more alive. As with all beauty oils how much you use depends what your skin's needs are. The great thing about this product is that it can also be used on your cuticles and hair.

What remedies do you use when you have a cold?

p.s. Logan's been kindda stressed too but he's feeling better.

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