We all know Vicks VapoRub is our good friend when it comes to sickness and common colds. This ingredient is a real miracle it has some super powers like relieving headaches, back pains, and even reducing belly fat.
Here are 11 other ways to use VapoRub:
- Prevent cracked heels
Before going to bed, apply some Vicks VapoRub to your feet, massage for a few minutes and put on cotton socks. Leave it until the following morning.
- Soothe sore muscles
The menthol in Vicks helps to relax stressed muscles. Rub and massage the sore areas of the body with some Vicks until the pain is gone.
- Reduce stretch marks
Vicks VapoRub fight against stretch marks, due to the ingredients it has. Just rub some of it, and in 2 weeks you will see, how they gradually become less visible.
- Eliminate bruises
Gently rub some Vicks VapoRub with a pinch of salt on your bruise. Thus, will make the bruise disappear, and restore to normal.
- Soothe sunburns
Soothing menthol found in Vicks will relieve the stinging sensation of sunburns. Just grab some Vicks and apply it to the affected areas.
- Train the pets
In order for your pets to learn the areas, they should avoid, leave some Vicks in those places. Pets can’t stand the smell of Vicks therefore, this method will definitely work.
- Prevent chapped lips
You can also use Vicks to treat chapped lips, apply it to the lips and they will restore their softness.
- Fight toenail fungus
If you suffer from toenail fungus, rub some Vicks on the nails and toenails before going to bed.
- Soothe headaches and migraines
Vicks is extremely helpful in cases of migraines and headaches. Rub a little on your forehead to relieves the pressure in the head.
- Treat earaches
Put a small cotton ball with Vicks VapoRub in your ear. Leave it there for several hours, 2-3 times daily, to relieve an earache.
- Get rid of belly fat
To create the paste, mix one tablespoon of crushed tablet camphor, a little bit of alcohol, one tablespoon of baking soda, and 50 g of Vicks VapoRub. Before a workout, apply the paste to your belly, and wrap yourself with plastic wrap. When you finish your physical exercises, rinse with warm water.