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Top 5 home remedies to treat loss of smell and taste

If you are looking for ways to enhance your lost sense of smell and taste naturally, these home remedies will definitely help you to solve your problem.

Written by Kristina Das | Published : September 10, 2018 1:20 PM IST


Castor Oil

You will need 1 teaspoon of warmed cold pressed castor oil and put a drop in each of your nostrils. Do it twice daily. The ricinoleic acid component in castor oil have powerful anti-inflammatory properties which help to restore your sense of smell and taste.



Take half lemon, 1 glass of water and honey. Mix them and drink the juice immediately. Lemon have a strong citrusy odor that can restore your sense of smell and taste.



Take 10 to 15 peppermint leaves, add them in 1 cup of water and boil it in a saucepan. Strain the solution once it colls down, add some honey. Drink it immediately. The main constituent of peppermint leaves is menthol. It is anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial which can alter your sense of smell and taste.