You have all heard about Vicks VapoRub and most of you commonly use it in the treatment of colds, coughs, influenza, or similar health issues. However, this product can be used for other purposes as well which can be very useful for your home.
Perhaps the most important thing about the use of this product is that every woman can use it in the personal care and beauty treatment. This product is so beneficial that you can easily replace all those expensive cosmetic products.
In this article we shall present 12 top uses of Vicks VapoRub:
- Eliminates stretch marks
This appearance on the skin can be easily solved by the use of Vicks VapoRub. All you have to do is to apply it on the places where you have noticed their occurrence and in just 14 days the positive results will be noticed.
- Heels Softener
For that purpose you need to apply Vicks VapoRub in thin layers on your heels. Then wear your socks and sleep with them the entire night. In the morning, wash the feet and use a pumice stone to eliminate the dead skin cells. For great feet, do this treatment every day.
- Treats toenail fungus
This remedy can treat toenail fungus as well. Put some of it on the infected nail every day before going to sleep. The following morning cut the nail.
- Deals with headaches
No one likes the headaches, and VapoRub can be an efficient natural remedy for this issue too, all you have to do is to apply some of it on the temples and forehead.
- Relieves muscle and back pain
Both of these pains can be efficiently treated with the use of this ointment. Use Vicks VapoRub on the painful area and relieve your body from pain.
- Prevents infection and inflammation
If you have a wound or cut on your body, then the most common thing would be the appearance of an infection. But, this can be prevented by the use of VapoRub, just apply a little bit of the ointment on the affected area and by doing so you will disinfect it and accelerate its healing process.
- Quickly treats bruises
This amazing natural ointment can very quickly and efficiently eliminate the presence of bruises.
- Melts stomach fat
For this purpose you need to make the following mixture:
- Mix Vicks VapoRub with alcohol, sodium bicarbonate and crushed camphor tablet, and continue mixing till you acquire a smooth texture. Rub this mixture onto your belly. Cover it with a plastic wrap and leave to stay the whole night.
- Natural Air Freshener
In your room humidifier, include some of this ointment and your air will be fresher.
- Natural insect repellent
Most of the used insect repellents have in their content plenty of harmful substances; therefore you can safely use this product to repel flies, mosquitoes, or other insects.
- Protect your furniture from the cat
Cats like comfortable furniture and for that reason the sofa in your living room can be easily damaged. You can save your furniture by putting Vicks VapoRub near the favorite scratching area of your cat and in this way your cat will stop scratching it.
- Prevents pet incidents
This ointment is also a great solution for preventing pets’ accidents. Use some of Vicks VapoRub on the areas where your pets tend to do their business.
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