You can accomplish a lot more with that tiny jar of Vaseline petroleum jelly than you probably realize. Here are 15 ways to incorporate this magical jelly into your beauty routine. Check out which of these life-changing beauty hacks with Vaseline you plan to attempt this winter.
1. Lip Balm Savior
Say goodbye to dry, chapped lips with a simple swipe of Vaseline. It works wonders as a lip balm, locking in moisture and providing long-lasting hydration.
Apply a thin layer before bed or throughout the day for irresistibly soft and smooth lips.
2. Brow Tamer
Got wild, unruly brows? Subdue them effortlessly with Vaseline. Apply a tiny amount to an old, clean mascara wand or a spoolie brush and gently comb through your brows.
This will maintain their position while giving them a natural, polished appearance.
3. Eye Makeup Remover
With Vaseline, removing stubborn eye makeup is easy. Apply a small quantity to a cotton pad and remove your eye makeup gently.
While moisturizing the delicate eye area, it effortlessly dissolves even the most rigid mascara and eyeliner.
4. Soothe cracked, dry soles
Vaseline is a remedy for damaged heels. Simply apply a thick layer of Vaseline to your feet after a shower or bath.
Then, put on a pair of socks and leave them on overnight to wake up with smooth and soft skin.
5. Nail and Cuticle Care
Apply Vaseline to your nails and cuticles to hydrate them. Before bed, massage a small amount into your cuticles and nails to promote healthy growth and prevent dehydration.
Wake up to nourished, strong nails ready for a flawless manicure.
6. Get thicker, fuller lashes
Use it as a transparent mascara. Apply a small amount of Vaseline to your eyelashes until they’re lightly coated.
Your lashes will naturally become fuller and thicker.
7. Help heal sunburn
This ointment is your sunburn relief on-the-go. For a mild burn, apply Vaseline to hydrate soothe and lock in moisture.
The jelly creates a barrier also helps keep out any impurities that could cause further irritation.
8. DIY Body Scrub
Exfoliate and nourish your skin with a homemade Vaseline body scrub. Mix equal parts Vaseline and sugar (or sea salt) to create a gentle yet effective scrub.
Massage it onto damp skin in circular motions, then rinse off for silky-smooth results.
9. Split End Saver
Temporary split end fix? Yes, please! Smooth a small amount of Vaseline onto the ends of your hair to temporarily seal and disguise split ends.
It’s a quick and handy trick when you need a touch-up before your next haircut.
10. Shield Your Face from Winter Elements
Protect your face from the harsh winter elements with a thin layer of Vaseline. Apply it to your cheeks, nose, and any other exposed areas to create a barrier against the cold air.
This will help retain moisture and keep your skin happy and hydrated.