7 Vapor Rub Uses

Hey Lovebugs!
We all use vapor rub for a cough or cold/flu but did you know there are other uses for it. RIGHT! Other uses that can be very helpful. There are many uses for it but for today I only will be sharing just seven of them..(Credit:Remedydaily.com)

1. HeadachesApply to your temples for quick pain relief. If you're suffering from a sinus headache instead, putting ointment under your nose and breathing in slowly and deeply.
2. Muscle aches
Massage over the muscles that are causing pain, then wrap them in a dry, warm towel for a while

3. Toenail fungus
Infected toenails should be rubbed with VapoRub two to three times a day for as long as is needed, The process may take several weeks to months.
4. Cracked heels
Apply Vicks to the heels and balls of your feet, then massage it into the damaged areas. Do this in the evening, then sleep with socks on. The next morning, rinse the product off with warm water and exfoliate with a pumice stone.
5. Repel bugs
Applying light amounts of Vicks to clothing and skin to scare bugs away. If you get bitten anyway, try rubbing some ointment on that spot for itch relief.
6. Keep animals at bay
Cats will stay away from furniture dabbed with Vicks, helping you keep your couch, doors and curtains scratch-free.
7. Heal bruises and minor cuts
Apply a thin layer of Vicks and salt to bruises. The combination will help your blood circulate faster and dissolve the bruise mark in shorter amounts of time also suggests rubbing the ointment around small cuts to improve healing.