Uses for Vaseline That You Don’t Know

You will be amazed at all the different ways that you can use Vaseline! Our post shows you 50 ideas that will blow your mind and there’s many you will not be aware of!

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Vaseline has been around for years and Mom often used it for cuts and scrapes, but it’s much more versatile than that.

We’ve put together a collection of very handy and inexpensive uses for Vaseline and we’re confident that there’s plenty to discover.

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For example it’s perfect for repairing scratches on your leather shoes or heels and helps waterproof leather. You can also rub Vaseline on your pulse points before spraying your perfume and it will last much longer.

You can use it to lengthen and thicken your eyelashes, keep unruly eyebrows in place, use it with your bronzer for a tan, even dry shave your legs. Another trick is to use it to keep lipstick off teeth.

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We have included a video tutorial that outlines 50 Vaseline Uses in 5 minutes. This video has had 8 million views and we have outlined the tips further down our post.

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50 Unusual Uses For Vaseline

  • 1. Put a coat on your eyelashes before you go to bed. Lots of people swear by this — and say it will make your lashes grow longer and thicker over time.
  • 2. Put a coat of Vaseline on your feet at night, cover them with socks and wake up to softer feet — every day!
  • 3. Put Vaseline on your elbows every day — they will stay soft!
  • 4. Put Vaseline on your cuticles several times a day for softer and better looking cuticles every day.
  • 5. Put Vaseline on chapped lips
  • 6. Use Vaseline as lip gloss
  • 7. Mix a little Vaseline with a little Kool-Aid powder and make a colored and flavored lip gloss!
  • 8. Melt Vaseline and one chocolate chip in the microwave, mix and let resolidify for chocolate lip gloss!
  • 9. Maintains perfume scent longer when applied at perfume points before spritzing the perfume.
  • 10. Can be used as a moisturizer for acne sufferers (it is a misconception that it clogs pores)
  • 11. Moisturizes severe dry skin
  • 12. Use Vaseline on your knees to prevent that dry, ashy look
  • 13. Mix with sea salts to make a scrub!
  • 14. Applying Vaseline on your teeth prevents lips from sticking to teeth for celebrities and contestants in beauty pageants who smile a lot
  • 15. Applied on teeth before applying lipstick prevents lipstick from sticking on them
  • 16. Massage, baby!
  • 17. Warmed up can be used as a night cream
  • 18. Makeup remover
  • 19. Protects skin exposed to adverse weather
  • 20. Applied under eye shadow it can create a shiny effect
  • 21. Applied on cheeks for a dewy look
  • 22. Can be used to smooth and soothe skin after shaving
  • 23. Used in manicures under cuticles
  • 24. Gets rid of dry skin lines which can arise from washing
  • 25. Lubricates ear lobes and helps to make earring insertion easy and painless
  • 26. Keeps fingernails pliable and resilient
  • 27. Use with your lipstick to create a cream blusher for your cheeks
  • 28. Helps to ease off stuck on rings
  • 29. Tames unruly eyebrows
  • 30. Defines eyelashes and leaves them with a glossy and waterproof look
  • 31. Conditions scalp pre-shampooing
  • 32. Can help prevent chafing
  • 33. Aids with healing after cosmetic surgery procedures
  • 34. Reduces scaling and itching associated with dandruff
  • 35. Therapeutic when applied to lesions caused by poison ivy
  • 36. Can help improve condition of those with atopic eczema
  • 37. Helps heal and protect new tattoos
  • 38. Can protect against harmful hair dyeing, perming and straightening chemicals when used as a mask around the hairline
  • 39. Use a tiny dab to put a quick shine on your shoes and bags
  • 40. Smear a tiny bit on your hands and scrunch through your hair for a choppy look
  • 41. Use just a touch on the ends of your hair to hide dry and split ends
  • 42. Remove makeup stains from clothing
  • 43. Rub Vaseline on the neck of your nail polish bottles and they won’t get stuck to the caps
  • 44. Make your week old nail polish look new again — rub a small dab over the polish.
  • 45. Use a touch of Vaseline mixed with powder eyeshadow pigment to make new colors, or a more solid eyeshadow that won’t get all over your face when you put it on.
  • 46. Stretch your favorite lotion by mixing it with Vaseline.
  • 47. Put Vaseline on your lips, leave it a few minutes, then scrub your lips with a toothbrush to exfoliate and leave them SO smooth
  • 48. Remove false eyelash glue from your lash line
  • 49. Apply a small amount on dry spots on your body before fake tanning lotions are applied, and prevent uneven tanning!
  • 50. Generously apply Vaseline all over before taking flights to combat associated dryness

Here’s a handy list of 15 top vaseline uses from run eat pray.

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