Is Cold Water Good or Bad for Singers?
Amy Poole | 02/05/19
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Is cold water bad for the throat?
It’s important to lubricate the throat when singing, because dry vocal cords can lead to a hoarse sound and even damage your throat. Aside from considering which drinks are good and bad for singers, did you also know that the temperature of your fluids affect your vocal cords too? So should singers drink cold water?
Cold water can shock the vocal cords and create tension which limits your vocal range and ability. But, hot water can cause inflammation and increase mucus production. Stick to room-temperature water which enables flexibility in your cords.
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