Homemade Decongestant Chest Rub - 1 TBS vaseline (or coconut oil if you're freaky about petroleum products). Add several drops (7-10) of eucalyptus oil until it is the strength you desire. Do yourself a favor and mix in a disposable cup with a popsicle stick. Stuff is impossible to clean off of a spoon or measuring cup. Essential Oil, Diy Crafts, Homemade Recipe, Coconut Oil, Young Living Oil, Vicks Vapor Rubs, Homemade Vicks, Vicks Vaporub, Chest Rubs
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8 ounces of olive oil, about 2 ounces of beeswax. I warmed the oil over a double boiler. I took it off the heat as soon as it was melted. Add 30 drops each essential oil (lavendar, eucalyptus, white camphor) I would use coconut oil as a base oil too with the olive oil.
DIY: Vicks Vapor Rub Substitute Pour 2 ounces of almond or olive oil into a small bowl or cup. Add 20 drops (10 drops for young children) of essential oil – choose eucalyptus, hyssop, thyme, peppermint, basil, or rosemary. This recipe comes from An Encyclopedia of Natural Healing for Children and Infants, by Mary Bove, N.D. page 286. I