Vicks Vapor Rub is one of the most common cold remedy with medicated vapors. Its main ingredients are camphor, menthol, and eucalyptus which helps to relieve cough, nasal congestion and headache. However, these are not the only benefits of the product. Everybody knows Vicks VapoRub can do that! We at Askiguru are very much sure you’ve never heard of these amazing uses for Vicks VapoRub, so we decided to share them with you.

 

1. Clears all your Pimples
Forget about Proactive. A bit of Vicks VapoRub will dry out your pimples in no time. Apply Vicks VapoRub to the problem areas (acne, pimples, etc). Leave it overnight, and clean your face in the morning. Be persistent, and you will see positive changes very soon, it will dry out your pimples in no time.

 

2. Heal Bruises and Cuts
If you have a fresh bruise, no worries. Gently rub some Vicks VapoRub on your bruise, and observe the healing process. The ointment will reduce all the swelling, and the bruise will disappear faster.

 

3. Reduces Stretch Marks
Rub some Vicks VapoRub on your stretch marks, and in just 2 weeks you will see that they gradually become less visible.

 

4. Eliminates Earache Pain
Put a little of Vicks VapoRub on a cotton ball and leave it there for a few hours for several times a day until you see your doctor. This will help you to relieve ear pain, but it will not clear up an infection. So it’s very important that you consult a doctor.

 

5. Helps to get rid of Belly Fat
Mix one tablespoon of crushed tablet camphor, alcohol and baking soda with half a jar of Vicks VapoRub until you get a paste. Before doing the exercises apply this paste to your abdomen or on the area that you plan to work on and wrap yourself with plastic wrap. When you finish your workout, rinse with plenty of water, apply 2-3 times a week and you can feel the difference.

 

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