Here Are 7 Surprising Uses for Vicks VapoRub (Video)

Apparently I’ve Been Using Vicks Vaporub Wrong This Whole Time. Here Are 7 Surprising Uses

Here Are 7 Surprising Uses for Vicks VapoRub (Video)


We know of Vicks Vapo-Rub for many years now, and we have been using it to ease chest congestion and coughing.

Vicks Vapo-Rub contains ingredients such as: Camphor, Eucalyptus Oil and Menthol, which are all very helpful in cough relieving. But there are numerous ways Vicks Vapo-Rub can be used too.

It can relieve from headaches and migraines. It can also help as a pain relief. According to LiveStrong, you should breathe in slowly and deeply after placing Vicks under your nose.

Vicks can be used for aching muscles. Massage in the ointment and wrap the aching spot with a dry, warm towel.

If you have trouble with toenail fungus, rub it into the toenail 2-3 times a day. Repeat the process for a few weeks, and it should help you get rid of the fungus.

If your heels are cracked, try repairing them with the Vicks Vapo-Rub. Apply it onto your feet and put your socks on, leave it overnight. According to e-How, when you awake rinse the Vicks with warm water and use a pumice stone to exfoliate the dead skin.

If you are the person who gets bug bites all the time, try applying the Vicks on your clothing and it will repel the bugs. It can be also used as an itch relief from bug bite.

Anyone who has a pet kitten has faced the problem of their cats scratching on their furniture. You should apply Vicks on the furniture and they will stay away.

Vicks Vapo-Rub is great because you can use it for different problems and solve them all!

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