How Air Purifiers Can Relieve Allergy Symptoms

boy sneezingAllergies affect at least 1 out of every 5 Americans. Air purifiers offer a safe, non-invasive remedy to allergies, removing up to 99% of allergy-causing irritants such as pollen, ragweed, animal dander, and mold spores from indoor air. Studies have shown that air purifiers help people to sleep better, improve their moods, and provide an overall healthier home environment.



Fast Facts

1/5

people

One in five Americans suffer from allergies

18

million

The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) estimates more than 18 million doctor visits per year are attributed to allergies

4

days

Allergy sufferers miss, on average, four days of work per person per year

48

hours

With an air purifier, it often takes less than 48 hours to see a reduction in dust, relief from allergy symptoms and improved sleep

Air Purifiers for Allergies



Common Triggers

  • Pet dander
  • Pollen
  • Mold
  • Dust
  • Cleaning supplies

Key Symptoms

  • Pounding, aching head
  • Watery eyes
  • Runny nose
  • Itchy throat


Allergy Tips

Deep Clean

Do a thorough spring cleaning - windows, book shelves and air conditioning vents collect dust and mold throughout the winter that can provoke allergy symptoms

Heat It Up

Wash bedding weekly in hot water

Wash Off

Shower and wash your hair before bed - pollen can collect on your hair and skin

Go Natural

Avoid or limit use of hair gel or similar products which can act as pollen magnets

Be Zen

Remove shoes when entering a house to avoid tracking irritants inside

Stay Shady

Wear big sunglasses to block pollen entry into your eyes

Dry Inside

Never line dry clothing outside when pollen counts are high

Air Purifiers for Allergies