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10 Genius Uses for Vicks VapoRub That Make Life Painless


Vicks VapoRub has a cult following among moms everywhere. Hey, we know our mamas used the stuff anytime one of us had a cold or cough. Many of them swore it was a miracle! My mom even used to rub it on the bottoms of my feet when I wasn’t feeling well. 

While Vicks (Buy at Walmart, $5.44) has been there to save the day on many a sneeze-filled night, it turns out that this product is much more of a superhero than we originally thought. There are actually plenty of different uses for Vicks that we bet you haven’t heard of; we were certainly surprised by some of them! From helping to make stubborn cellulite a thing of the past to repelling pesky insects, our beloved Vicks is there to help make life less of a pain. Scroll down for all the genius uses for Vicks that you never knew about.

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