It is strange how often we tend to underestimate some simple things. For example, each one of you has a bar of Vicks VapoRub and uses it once in awhile when dealing with a cold. But have you ever thought that there is so much more to this simple remedy?

In fact, we have thought that there is something about it, which makes you want to try using it in completely different ways than what it was meant for. We tried, and we came out with interesting results. As it turns out, there are at least 15 more uses of Vicks VapoRub than you are bound to know, and we are going to share them with you right now! Enjoy!

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#1. Very often you start to have a headache, but you are reluctant to take that pain-killing pill. That’s when you should use Vicks VapoRub, just run it under your nose and you will feel better in no time.

#2. If you picked up a cold and started coughing, just apply Vicks VapoRub over your chest and back and leave on overnight, you will wake up as good as new in the morning.

#3. Those of you who are tired of fighting acne will certainly fight it off with Vicks VapoRub in no time. Just apply it daily to affected areas and enjoy the result.

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#4. There is no better way to moisturize your skin than with VapoRub.

#5. In order to get rid of bruises quickly, simple mix some Vicks VapoRub with salt and apply the mixture to affected areas.

#6. To relieve your sore muscles, just massage the aching areas with Vicks VapoRub.

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#7. Summer is mosquito time, so to protect yourself from their bites, rub some Vicks VapoRub on your body.

#8. Vicks VapoRub will relieve your tennis elbow in a matter of minutes.

#9. It may be difficult to deal with cracked heels, but Vicks VapoRub comes in handy here too. Just apply it to affected areas and leave it overnight, then rinse it off in the morning.

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#10. Vicks VapoRub deals pretty effectively with toenail fungus, as well. All you need to do is to keep your toenails trimmed and apply Vicks VapoRub regularly.

#11. If you are tired of your cat destroying new furniture – simply spread Vicks VapoRub over new furniture and your cat won’t even get close to it.

#12. When it comes to cuts, Vicks VapoRub has amazing healing properties, which is why spreading it all over a cut is a sure way to fast recovery.

#13. Dealing with stretch mark is an uneasy task, but Vicks VapoRub does a pretty good job of healing them.

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#14. Also, Vicks VapoRub will help you find relief from eczema.

#15. When it comes to warts, Vicks VapoRub can deal with it within a fortnight!

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