Open Up! and Sniffle Strips are drug free natural homeopathic and mineral over-the-counter products. They are completely safe and can be used with any medications. The common response is a rapid opening and clearing of congestion in the nose and sinuses. They are different from other nasal strips that merely rely on opening the nose.
List of homeopathic ingredients: Hydrastis Canadensis 30C, Allium Cepa 30C, proprietary minerals in a natural oil base.
- Wash the nose and face with soap and water, dry completely.
- Center a single strip over the nose, or place a pair of strips on the fronts of the cheeks, centered under each eye. A third possible placement is a strip above each eyebrow.
- Press and smooth for a few seconds.
Place the tape over the most congested areas under the eyes or over the eyes, also over the nose. Use up to 3-4 strips placed directly on the most congested areas as needed.
Use: May provide temporary relief from symptoms of nasal congestion due to cold or allergies, and helps to reduce or eliminate snoring. This product is not intended for sleep apnea. Use while sleeping, during the day or exercise. Caution is advised for use on children under 5. Not intended for use on sensitive skin.
HOW TO REMOVE STRIPS
Removal of Open Up ! and Sniffle Strips is best done when washing your face with warm water or when you are in the shower. A few drops of baby oil or olive oil can be applied for a few minutes to loosen the adhesive from the back of the strips for easier removal. Loosen the strip slowly from the end so that injury and skin irritation can be avoided.
Caution: For external use only. Do not use on irritated or sun burned skin, or over open wounds of any kind. Do not leave on skin for over 12 hours per day. If a rash or skin irritation occurs, discontinue use immediately. Caution is suggested for use on children under 5 years old.
WHAT IS THIS TAPE PRODUCT MADE OF?
Elastic and cotton tape has proven to be very popular world wide due to the comfort of the material which will breathe. These strips contain no latex which helps to avoid most allergy issues. This product uses an acrylic adhesive. The benefits of Open Up ! and relies on a patented solution applied to create natural energies to open the sinuses and nose.
HOW LONG WILL Open Up ! and Sniffle Strips last?
When properly applied, each strip will stay on overnight. Strips can last for several hours during athletic activity during the day. Wear time can vary depending on oils and perspiration of the skin, and it somewhat depends on where the tape is applied and the amount of contact to the skin.
HOW DO I APPLY STRIPS?
Peel the strip from the paper backing and position over the affected areas of the face. When applying strips try not to touch adhesive side of tape. This will allow for the most beneficial adherence to the skin.
SHOULD I APPLY STRIPS BEFORE MY RACE OR EXERCISE?
Before exercise, it is best to place on the skin for approximately one hour prior to exercise, so the adhesive “sets” for a time before perspiration begins.
DO I NEED TO SHAVE BEFORE APPLYING THE TAPE?
Most areas do not have excessive hair on the face that would impair the adhesion of these strips.
WHAT IS THE SOLUTION ON THE TAPE?
Open Up ! and Sniffle Strips are made with homeopathic formulas prepared in accordance with the Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States (HPUS). Each natural ingredient comes either from plant, mineral or protein sources and is present only in harmless microscopic amounts on each strip.
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