20 Incredible Uses Of Vicks That Will Leave You Amazed!

Vicks is one of the most famous remedies used for people all over the world to get rid of belly fat and cold. This ointment contains camphor, eucalyptus, menthol as well as other ingredients combined in a petroleum base.

Vicks has gained his popularity for being an all-in-one remedy, being able to treat health ailments such as:

  • Flu and Common Cold
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Cough
  • Throat and Chest Stuffiness

However this isn’t all as Vicks VapoRub can be used for 20 everyday reasons, and here they are:

  1. Mosquito Repellent

Simply apply it on your clothing or skin and watch as mosquitoes run away from you.

  1. Relief From Sinus Headaches

Apply Vicks under your nostrils and inhale deeply. The menthol in the Vicks will provide a relief from sinus headaches.

  1. Gets Rid Of Acne

Applying Vicks on your acne a few times per day will dry them out and soothe the affected area.

  1. Insect Repellent

Place a few open bottles of Vicks around your house and the insects will be out in no time!

  1. Take Care Of Bruises

Mixing Vicks with a pinch of salt and applying the mixture on your bruises will heal them immediately.

  1. Relieve Sore Muscles

Sore muscles can be instantly relieved by applying Vicks on them and using a warm dry towel to cover the sore areas for some time. For maximum effect, repeat this procedure three times a day.

  1. Moisturize Your Skin

Simply rub Vicks on your skin and it will keep it moisturized.

  1. Relieve Tennis Elbow

Apply Vicks on your elbow to treat this unpleasant condition.

  1. Treat Cracked Heels

Regularly applying Vicks to your heels and wearing socks afterwards overnight will bring back the soft skin on your heels. Make sure you wash your legs with warm water the morning after.

  1. Treat Toenail and Fingernail Fungus

Applying Vicks on your fingernails and toenails two times a day will treat fungus infections.

  1. Treats Cough And Congestion Problems

Simply apply Vicks on your throat and chest to get instant relief from congestion and cough.

  1. Prevent Scratching From Furry Friends

If your furry friend scratches your windows, doors and walls, simply apply Vicks on them, and you’ll never see damage again.

  1. Treats Cuts

It accelerates the healing cuts and prevents infections.

  1. Get Rid Of Stretch Marks

Regularly rubbing Vicks on stretch marks will reduce their visibility or make them completely disappear.

  1. Prevent Your Pets From Peeing

Place an open Vicks bottle near the areas where your pet litters and this will prevent them from making a mess.

  1. Treats Eczema

You can reduce Eczema inflammation, itchiness and redness if you apply Vicks on the affected area.

  1. Treat Ear Pain

To relieve ear pain, warm up a garlic clove, apply some Vicks on it, and place it in your ear.

  1. Treat Athletes Feet

Apply Vicks on your feet two times every day, and this will treat and prevent athlete’s feet.

  1. Get Rid Of Warts

Rubbing Vicks on your warts every day and covering them with gauze and a sock will make them warmish in a short period of time.

  1. Use Vicks As A Fat Burning Cream

Reduce belly fat by rubbing Vicks mixed with alcohol, camphor and baking soda to the affected area. Cover the cream on your affected area with a plastic bag and let it sit overnight.

Home-Made Vicks Remedy

Ingredients you will need:

  • Camphor
  • Alcohol
  • Vicks VapoRub
  • Sodium Bicarbonate

Preparation method:

Make a paste from all the ingredients by mixing them together, and put the paste in a glass or plastic container. Apply the paste in the evening massaging the affected areas in circular movements and cover the area with a plastic wrap. Let it sit like that for 30 minutes, or overnight and in the morning, you will notice that the results are starting to surface.

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