woman relieving stress through nostril breath

Relieve Stress

Fast breathing is one manifestation of stress. Conscious efforts to slow down your breathing can reduce the effects of stress and bring immediate relief.


• Relax your body and mind.
• Close your right nostril with your right thumb.
• Smile while you breathe.
• Slowly inhale through your left nostril and exhale through your left nostril, breathing deep into your abdomen.
• Repeat this 9 more times.