Winter’s cold, changing weather and dry indoor climates can put a lot of stress on your body, especially the respiratory system and your voice. Here are five easy ways to care for your voice this winter:
- Drink lots of fluid, especially water
- Use a humidifier
- Stay away from caffeine and alcohol if you have to speak, as they dehydrate
- Avoid milk products and chocolate, as they can lead to mucous congestion
- Suck on hard candy for added moisture
Everyone’s system is different, so know how you react to different foods and environmental conditions.
How do you protect your voice in the winter? Please feel free to share any tips or hints below.