8 alternative uses for Vicks VapoRub

 



 

Vicks VapoRub is a well-known ointment used as a treatment for congested airways and other cold and flu symptoms, prepared from several materials and oil plants, applied to areas of the body such as the chest, feet and back, the user feels a strong sense of relaxation that helps him overcome his symptoms; Millions of people have this product in their medicine cabinets because it is cheap and useful.

 

What some people don't know is that they have other medical applications than the ones they offer for respiratory health.

 

Here are some alternative properties of it:

 

1 - Calms headaches, earaches and earaches

 

* By applying the ointment topically, it relieves you of the feeling of relaxation due to heat, and this effect can be used as a treatment for muscle pain and all kinds of tension.

 

2 - It treats nail fungus

 

* Its anti-fungal properties make it a good choice to fight foot fungus and can be used to treat athlete's foot and other problems such as dryness and cracked heels before bed. Take some Vicks VapoRub and rub it gently on the affected area. Repeat until feet are completely healed.

 

3 - Prevent skin infections

 

Superficial wounds and burns on the skin can become infected quickly if not treated properly. It is very important to clean the area and apply VapoRub gently to prevent these types of problems from occurring.

 

Rub the area with a damp cloth and apply a thin layer of the ointment with a gentle massaging motion in case of an adverse reaction, rinse immediately with water

 

4- Minor bruises and wounds heal

 

 

* Using this ointment topically stimulates blood circulation and reduces the appearance of bruising. Mix 1 tablespoon of Vicks VapoRub with a little sea salt in a small bowl, after you get a granular paste, apply it gently on the affected area Use it twice a day at least to remove the color

 

5- Relieve hemorrhoids

 

People suffering from hemorrhoids can find temporary relief from pain and itching by applying a small amount of Vicks VapoRub to the affected area. It will reduce swelling and provide a pleasant feeling of recovery. They warn that it may sting or burn a youngster at first so keep the warning and only use it outdoors.