How long does it take for my voice to get better after straining?

This all depends on how badly you strained your voice. If you pushed your voice and there is no physical damage it can be a few days. If there is damage to the vocal folds it can take anywhere from weeks to months. You then have to make sure you don’t continue to strain because […]

Should I practice with a mic or not?

Practice with a mic and practice acoustically. Both have benefits you can use as a singer. When you sing in a room with just your sound and not being amplified you start building more strength. It causes you to project your voice. Your awareness of your muscles is heightened.