Several surprising uses for Vicks. 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.
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)
Use vicks vapor rub and socks. Even the worst cough can be stopped within minutes, and lasts hours. Just apply the vapor rub generously to the bottom of your feet, cover with socks. works of the time, been proven to work better than prescription drugs!