These Vicks Vapor Rub Uses that will AMAZE you !

by Alishba John
5 minutes read

You will LOVE these Vicks Vapor Rub Uses !!

Burns fat!

To hasten the process of burning fat or reduce cellulite, while you go to the gym or do your regular sets of an exercise, rub a generous amount of vicks, especially in areas like the stomach and legs and wrap it with sandwich-wrap or black plastic strips and you will see amazing results.

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Reduces stretch marks!

Two-weeks of regularly rubbing a thick layer onto your stretch marks and covering it was plastic wrap or a tight pair of leggings can reduce incredibly the visibility of stretch marks.

Cures dandruff!

Another beauty hack using vicks is that it can be used to get rid of dandruff. Apply some amount of it to the scalp and leave it for 30 minutes and then wash it off with a clear shampoo can do the deal.

Repairs chapped lips!

This tip is a tried and tested HudaBeauty hack, which suggests rubbing a small amount of it onto your chapped lips to soften the skin to get perfect smooth lips. DO NOT LICK YOUR LIPS OR INGEST.

Moisturizes Dry Skin!

If used as a moisturizer for dry skin can work real magic.

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Clears acne!

Applying a little amount of Vicks Vapour Rub several times, a day of acne can dry it out and can help you have clear skin.

Eliminates nail fungus!

Suffering from toenail fungus, apply to the affected area every night before sleeping and put on socks. The next morning wash your feet and chip off as much as an infected nail, repeat this till you have completely recovered.

Helps cracked heels!

Apply some Vicks on your feet before sleeping, put on socks, and have a good night’s sleep. The next morning wash your feet with cold water and using a pumice stone scrub away dead cells and apply any regular foot care cream. With the repeated use of this tip, you will notice visible changes.

Cures headaches!

Having trouble with constant headaches, sinus, or migraine and have it handy then just rub a little of it on your temples and forehead for some instant relief. The mentholated scent helps you get rid of headaches in a quickie!

Heals sore muscles!

Apply some Vicks onto the sore muscle, cover the area with a warm and dry towel at least three times a day, and continue until you notice the pain from the muscles reducing.

Repels insects!

The smell of Vicks is not very pleasant to insects. Rub a thin layer onto the exposed parts of your hands and legs to protect them from insect bites and if you happen to already have an insect bite, then apply some Vicks to soothe the bite.

Heals bruises!

Applying Vicks along with a pinch of salt on fresh bruises and get rid of bruises in no time.

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Heals cuts!

Apply some Vicks Vapour Rub where you have a cut or a splinter to rush the healing process and to prevent further possible infection chances.

Reduces eczema!

Applying Vicks to the eczema-affected area can decrease swelling and itchiness.

Relieves tennis elbow!

Massaging Vicks Vapour Rub can help elevate pain from tennis elbow, it is the camphor and menthol content present in it that makes the pain disappear.

Heals athlete’s foot!

It can help a speedy recovery from an athlete’s foot if applied two times a day.

Keeps horses in line!

A really unusual use for is that if you rub a little of it on your horse’s nose before a race it keeps them focused and away from female ponies and helps to win the race better.

Trains pets!

If you have pets that pee all around your lovely home, then all you have to do is leave some Vicks Vapour Rub at the places where you do not want them to pee and viola your pets will never do that again! In addition, if you are tired of your cats scratching your expensive furniture or doors, then just rub some Vicks Vapour Rub there you have it, they will stop spoiling them!

Instant tears!

Taking part in a drama that involves a very emotional scene and you are out of glycerin, do not worry my friend as I have the perfect handy solution for you! Just rub a little amount of Vicks Vapor Rub under your eyes and you will have your best actor award! DO NOT APPLY Vicks INTO YOUR EYES OR ON YOUR EYELIDS.

Relieves hemorrhoids

A temporary relief from the pain and itchiness can be experienced by those suffering from hemorrhoids by rubbing a small amount of Vicks Vapor Rub on the affected area. It reduces swelling and also gives a very cooling sensation.

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Smriti February 28, 2018 - 5:17 PM

i had heard of this. now i am sure because it is published here. amazing article..

Alishba March 2, 2018 - 11:53 AM

Thank you!!

Anjori Chitranshi February 28, 2018 - 7:21 PM

Wow! I never knew vicks had so many other uses too. Thanks for this article.. nicely written :good:

Juhi Sharma February 28, 2018 - 11:36 PM

Wow.. some unbelievable facts.. I didn’t knew Vicks can cure for nail fungus…

Prachi singh March 1, 2018 - 12:44 AM

Hey i guess vicks got banned long back…

Prachi singh March 1, 2018 - 12:46 AM

Just do let me know if any other balm is effective as well…

Prachi singh March 1, 2018 - 12:51 PM

Thanks mam ?

Sreeparna Ganguly March 1, 2018 - 10:37 AM

Wow so many benefits!! I am going to bookmark this post :rose:

Alishba March 2, 2018 - 11:56 AM

Hehehe!! :haanji

Prachi singh March 1, 2018 - 12:54 PM

Also just dab it over your eyelids.and gone the sleep.. . It works better than caffeine..

Alishba March 2, 2018 - 11:57 AM

That’s something new! I’ll surely try that!!

rupa March 1, 2018 - 6:22 PM

this is a very well written article and yes, vicks over eyelids, tried and tested.. :haanji

Alishba March 2, 2018 - 11:58 AM

Thank you!! :rose: