WEB DESK: As winter approach, there is always a tub of Vicks Vaporub in the house to fight cold and flu. It may seem that prevention from cold and flu may be the only use of Vicks, but after knowing the untold benefits of the very same tub, you could not be more wrong.
1. Relieves headaches
One of the core ingredients in Vicks is methanol which helps lower the blood pressure in the brain, therefore it helps relieve a headache.
2. Takes good care of your feet
For softer feet, apply some vaporub on your feet before going to sleep and put on some old socks, leave it like this overnight. Next morning wash off feet with cold water and use a pumice stone to scrub away dead skin, and then apply your regular foot care product. you will see a noticeable difference.
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. Help get rid of bruises
Gently rub some Vicks VapoRub on your bruise, and observe the healing process. The ointment will reduce all the swelling, and the bruise itself will disappear faster.
5. Brings noticeable results on your face
Apply a thin layer of 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.
6. Relieves muscle and back pain
Thanks to its natural ingredients, Vicks VapoRub helps relax stressed muscles. If you’re suffering from “tennis elbow,” try massaging some Vicks on the affected area until the pain is gone.
Disclaimer: This article is for information only. Kindly consult your doctor before implementing on self.