Would you like to know how to make your own Vicks Vapor Rub Shower Disks? This recipe will be a savior in your home.
Whether it’s summer or winter, there is always flu or cold in circulation and you can be left feeling listless and dehydrated. Cold and Flu tablets only mask the effects but nowadays there are so many great DIY home remedies for you to try. One of the most popular in our Community is the Vicks Vapor Rub Shower Disks.
Now you can make your own at home and they are inexpensive too!
The Bloggers recipe uses Baking Soda, Water and Essential Oils. She suggests Lavender or Rose but Eucalyptus would work extremely well too. You are going to make these in a muffin tin so be sure that you have some muffin tin liners on hand too. Once you have made up your recipe you will pour it into your muffin tin to. Once they are set you can throw them on the floor of your shower and breathe in nice and deep that Vicks Vapor Rub aroma. Steam infused with a big shot of Menthol just has to be good!
You will notice your nostrils immediately clear and that sinus feel in your head will be less foggy. The steam activates the scent and it’s just what you need to give you an instant lift and feel better! Vicks is suitable for so many uses that you may not even realize.
You can pop Vicks on the soles of your feet and then top with socks as a fever reliever home remedy. You should definitely read our post amazing uses for Vicks and also the Vicks Vapor Rub Shower Cubes while you’re here. Scroll our page for the video tutorial and don’t forget to Pin your favorites
How To Make Vicks Shower Disks
We have found a quick video tutorial that shows you how to make your own Vicks Shower Disks at home. ‘Simple Solution Diva’ shows you her tips and tricks including wearing gloves, using an old mixing bowl, spoon and tray as they will take on the menthol taste. Keep those items only for making what she calls Vicks Shower Bombs. Click play above to view now ^
Ingredients Vicks Vapor Rub Shower Disks
- 1/2 cup of baking soda
- 1 cup of corn starch
- A little bit of Water
- entire contents of small Vapor Rub
Add Cornstarch and entire contents of Vapor Rub. Start mixing with your spoon. Use your hands to blend and manipulate the mixture. Add baking soda and if you are giving as a gift, add some sparkles (optional) – add a little bit of water and keep working the mixture into a dough. Place the dough into an old ice cube tray. Press in and pack in tightly. Now pop your ice cube tray into the freezer for at least an hour or until they harden. Once set, they are made. Pop them in a jar in your bathroom or give as a gift to family or friends. They will be so appreciative! Images — Being Frugal By Choice
Here’s another great idea, a Sinus Steamer will come in so handy.
Learn how to make your own Homemade Vicks Vapor Rub