Vicks Vaporub has been treating coughs and headaches since 1905. It’s one of the best decongestant found on the market, great in relieving flu symptoms and it’s also safe to use on children. But this over-the-counter topical ointment is more than that! Due to its ingredients – camphor, eucalyptus, menthol, nutmeg oil, petroleum jelly, thymol, turpentine – makes Vicks Vaporub the perfect: cracked heel moisturizer.
Yes, I repaired my winter heels with Vicks Vaporub. Most heels moisturizers and treatments are a bit expensive. Take Footner socks for instance; it cost up to $20 – the price for 4 Vicks Vaporub which can be used for many purposes.
If you still have cracked heels after reading this article, you have no excuse at all!
Benefits in using Vicks Vaporub as heel moisturizer:
How to use Vicks Vaporub to get rid of cracked heels?
This type of ointment is very emollient so will trap in any moisture.