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Kriti Sanon busts myths around seasonal changes and common cough and cold

Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon talks about the famous myths and truths around cough and cold : She also highlights the importance of fighting off the first signs of cough and cold through steam inhalation using products like Vicks VapoRub along with a healthy lifestyle

AZIR KHOBOR, Mumbai, 18th April 2022: Cough and cold are two of the most common illnesses we experience owing to various reasons. Usually, we end up attributing this illness to the popular belief that our body needs time to adjust to the changing weather. It is popular belief that these symptoms usually occur because of change in weather and that consuming warm liquids like soup can cure it. In reality, however, cough and cold are caused by virus infection Kriti Sanon, famous Bollywood actress has her own way to handle the reality.

It is important to separate facts from myths because whether you’re an adult or a kid, these symptoms can affect your everyday life. However, there are some measures you can take at the first signs of cough & cold symptoms to address them and stay healthy


Sharing her secret mantra of being fit and disintegrating the common beliefs around cough and cold, Kriti says, “Irrespective of the reason or season, building a strong immune system is vital towards being fit. Earlier, whenever I would experience the first symptoms of cough and cold, I would attribute it to changing weather. Now that I know the truth, I feel better equipped to take care of myself. Steam inhalation with Vicks VapoRub has been followed by my family for generations and I too take to it as soon as I feel the onset of cough and cold.”

Therefore, taking care of our respiratory health and wellness should be a priority irrespective of the weather conditions. Steam inhalation with medicated rubs like Vicks VapoRub is a good way to deal with cough and cold symptoms – at their very first sign. With natural ingredients like camphor, eucalyptus, and menthol, Vicks VapoRub gives relief from six cough and cold symptoms.

Steam inhalation with Vicks VapoRub is safe to use for adults and kids aged six years and above. However, it is important to consult your doctor if symptoms persist. Disclaimer: Always read the label. If symptoms persist, visit the doctor. For pain related symptoms, apply on affected areas. Children should always be under the supervision of adults when doing steam inhalation.



About Vicks®: India’s #1 selling cough and cold brand*, offers a portfolio of trusted products that are used by millions of people. The Vicks family includes Vicks VapoRub™ Ointment, Vicks Cough Drops™, Vicks Inhaler™, Vicks BabyRub™, and Vicks Action 500™ Advanced. As one of the most trusted OTC brands, Vicks is proud to have helped relieve cough, cold, and flu symptoms for generations.

About Procter & Gamble: P&G serves consumers in India with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Vicks ®, Ariel®, Tide®, Whisper®, Olay®, Gillette®, AmbiPur®, Pampers®, Pantene®, Oral-B®, Head & Shoulders® and Old Spice®. P&G operates through 3 entities in India of which 2 are listed on NSE & BSE. The listed P&G entities are: ‘Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Health Care Limited’ and ‘Gillette India Limited’, whereas the unlisted entity (which is a 100% subsidiary of the parent company in the U.S) operates by the name ‘Procter & Gamble Home Products Ltd.’ In the last 12 years, P&G’s signature CSR program P&G Shiksha has built and supported one thousand schools that will impact the lives of one million underprivileged children across the country by providing them with access to education

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