We have all been using Vicks VapoRub since forever. It is good for treating headaches, coughs, colds and also throat stuffiness. But it can do a whole lot of stuff besides that. Today we are going to learn about 21 amazing uses you’ve never heard of.
1. Repels Mosquitoes
Applying a little bit of Vaseline on your clothing or skin can keep mosquitoes away.
2. Sinus Headaches
If you are suffering from sinus headaches then just apply it under your nose and then take a deep breath. This will immediately help you calm your headache.
3. Ease Acne
If you have acne, Vaseline can be very effective. Apply it on your acne few times a day. It will dry your acne and also soothe the affected area at the same time.
4. Keep Insects Away
If you want to keep flies away on a picnic, just open a Vicks bottle.
5. No More Bruises
Combine a pinch of salt in Vicks VapoRub and apply it on the fresh bruise. It will get rid of it quickly.
6. Alleviate Sore Muscles
Massage your sore muscles with Vicks. Then cover that area with a dry towel. Lift the sore limb or lie down to reduce the pain. Repeat this three times a day.
7. Moisturize Your Skin
If you have dry skin then Vicks VapoRub will do replenish it.
8. Tennis Elbow
Apply Vicks and rub until the ache stops.
9. Treat Cracked Heels
Apply Vicks on your feet and then put on your socks. In the morning you can wash your feet with warm water. Repeat this every night in order to have healthy and smooth feet.
10. Fingernail or Toenail Fungus
Vicks can be very useful for infected toenails or fingernails. Apply it twice a day, then put on your socks. Trim your nails until you remove the infected part.
11. Relieve Congestion Symptoms and Cough
Apply Vicks on your throat and chest.
12. Prevent Your Cat from Scratching
Rub some Vicks to your windows, walls or doors if you want to stop your cat’s scratching.