Vicks Vaporub is a decongestant that has been used for 100years and has many uses besides curing colds and congested chest.
Stop a Squeaky Door Hinge
Vicks Vaporub will oil the door hinge and stop the squeaks.
Alleviate Acne and Blackheads
Apply Vicks Vaporub on acne and blackheads twice daily to soothe and dry them out.
Mix it with salt to prevent bruise marks.
Soothe Minor Burns
Put cold water on your burns and apply Vicks to relieve it.
Heal, toenail or Fingernail Fungus
Vicks contains thymol which contains oils that fight fungus. Apply it on your toenail until it grows out and continue to cut them.
The scent of VapoRub will reduce head pressure and pain. All you have to do is apply it on your head and temples.
It will efficiently remove the splinter.
If you have a tick stuck in your skin apply Vicks to remove it.
Apply Vicks on the affected area for just 2 weeks and you will notice a huge difference.
Get Rid Of Eczema
Vaporub will reduce inflammation and stop itchiness.
Ear Pain Reliever
Dip a cotton ball in VapoRub in put in gently in the ear cannal to ease pain.
Homemade Vapor Rub:
- 5 Tbsp Coconut Oil
- 2 Tbsp Cocoa butter
- 1 ½ Tbsp Beeswax
- 30 Drops Eucalyptus Essential Oil
- 12 Drops Each of Peppermint, Lavender and Rosemary
- 5 Drops Tea Tree Essential Oil
Melt the coconut oil and cocoa butter on a low heat. Add the beeswax till it melts. Remove it from the heat and let it sit for 5 minutes. Add the eucalyptus, peppermint, lavender, rosemary, and tea tree oils.
Pour the mixture in a mason jar. You get 4oz of Vapor Rub in a creamy spreadable rub.