2. Get Rid of Mosquito
If you are ever out camping, you should always bring some Vicks VapoRub with you. Vicks Vaporub contains many ingredients which are excellent mosquito repellent. You can rub Vicks Vaporub on the open parts of your body or Just a small dab on you clothes will keep the mosquitoes away.
3. Stop Cats from Scratching
Vicks VapoRub can prevent your cat from scratching walls, windows, or doors if you apply a small amount to these areas.
4. Stop the Bleeding Wounds
If you got hurt and the bleeding isn’t stopping on its own, you can mix salt in the Vicks Vaporub and apply it on your wound to stop the bleeding immediately.
5. Reduce Stretch Marks
If you want to get rid of your stretch marks, you simply need to rub a bit of the ointment on the affected area every day. Stretch marks vanish within two-weeks of applying Vicks VapoRub.
6. Cracked Heels
You can put a thick glob of Vicks VapoRub on your heels every night. During winters, it is common to get cracked heels and dry skin. To get rid of those ugly cracked heels you can smear a thick layer of Vicks Vaporub on your crack heels. Wear cotton socks and sleep while it is on. wash your feet with the lukewarm water the next morning. it will get rid of the dead skin cells. Use a brush to exfoliate the dead skin. Apply a moisturizer on your feet to nourish your skin.
7. Heal Sore Muscles
If you have sore muscles from overuse, just take a little VapoRub and apply it to your problem muscle. After that, apply a warm dry towel to the area. Then lie down and gently lift your troubled muscle till you can feel the soreness decrease.
8. Keep the Insects Away
If you’re fed up of the insects and flies during the monsoons, Vicks VapoRub is great for repelling outdoor insects. You can rub some VapoRub on your elbows, knees, neck and ears to shoo away the insects. The strong smell of Vicks Vaporub shoo away the mosquitoes and insects. To prevent the mosquitoes and flies swarming the food kept on the dinner table, keep an open bottle of Vicks Vaporub on the dinner table. If you are sitting down, just open up a can of Vicks VapoRub and place it by your side.
9. Treats ear pain
Dab a little of Vicks VapoRub on a cotton ball and place it in your ear for several hours, several times a day. This will help eliminate the pain but it will not clear up an infection.
10. Heal Bruises
If you have a fresh bruise, no worries. Just mix some Vicks VapoRub with a pinch of salt and apply it to your bruise.