Go Away Mosquitoes. Vicks wards off mosquitoes. Apply small dabs of Vicks VapoRub to your skin and clothes, mosquitoes will steer clear. If you do get bitten, apply Vicks to the area, cover it with a Band-Aid to relieve itching.
LWC-This is great for our weekly eBlasts under the "Things You May Not Know" or "Fun Facts". Vapor rub is great for easing cold symptoms, but you can use it for a lot more. Here are 10 Unexpected Uses for Vapor Rub that you may have never heard of.
12 Uses for Vicks. I'm pinning this to "holistic home apothecary" because these are great tips that would work even better with the DIY version of Vicks, which uses essential oils.( got a recipe for DIY Vicks)
Probably most of are using Vicks VapoRub for treatment of headaches, cold, cough, congested nose, chest and throat stuffiness. But did you know that Vicks VapoRub can do so much more than this?
Use Vicks Vapor Rub and socks. Even the worst cough can be stopped within 5-15 minutes, and lasts hours. Just apply the vapor rub generously to the bottom of your (or child's) feet, and cover with socks. works 100% of the time, and has been proven to work better than prescription drugs!....hmmmm i guess it wouldn't hurt to try
"Use Vicks Vapor Rub & Socks. Even the worst cough can be stopped within minutes and lasts hours. Apply Vapor Rub generously to bottom of feet and cover with socks. Works of the time, and has been proven to work better than prescription drugs.
Go Away Mosquitoes Vicks wards off mosquitoes. Apply small dabs of Vicks VapoRub to your skin and clothes and mosquitoes will steer clear. If you do get bitten, apply Vicks to the area and cover it with a Band-Aid to relieve itching.
Vick’s Vapor Rub Uses: 18 Creative Ideas Traditionally, Vick’s VapoRub is rubbed on the chest to help aid congestion relief during cold and flu season. However, it turns out that Vick’s is a pretty handy product to have on hand … Continue reading ?
HOMEMADE MOSQUITO/ANT/FLEA REPELLENT Ingredients: litre of alcohol 100 gram of whole cloves 100 ml of baby oil or similar (almond, sesame, chamomile, lavender, fennel etc) Preparation: Leave cloves to marinate in alcohol four days Stir every morning
USES: Protects silver from tarnishing. Removes road tar and grime from cars. Cleans and lubricates guitar strings. Gives floors that 'just-waxed' sheen without making them slippery. Keeps flies off cows.) Restores and cleans chalkboards.