Many people think that taking care of their health and beauty requires a lot of efforts and sometimes a lot of money. But this is just an illusion. Sometimes you need only one product, which is not that expensive as a matter of fact, to take care of your body and this is not some kind of magic, as some people might imagine. On the contrary, it is pretty simple. All you need to use is Vaseline. It is a product that can help you in so many ways, that it is necessary to have it in your home. Here are some of the best ways you can use Vaseline in your everyday life.
#1 Helps eyelashes growth
There are a lot of women, who want to increase the length of their lashes. Instead of putting on falsies, why don’t you apply some Vaseline? It will naturally help the growth of your lashes. Just apply some Vaseline on your lash line before going to bed and sleep like this. Repeat the procedure for at least a week and you will see the results.
#2 Makes your feet soft and moisturized
You know how Vaseline feels in touch. It has oily and thick texture, and precisely this oily effect can work as a great skin moisturizer. One of your body parts that need to be taken care of both in the winter and in the summer are your feet. Before going to bed massage your feet with some Vaseline, and then put on a pair of socks. Sleep like this through the night and in the morning you will have nice and soft feet.
#3 It hydrates your elbows
Vaseline works like a moisturizer on every part of your skin, including the elbows. A lot of women forget that their elbows also need to be taken care of. And since people do not see them, why should they take care of them? Well, you should take care of every single part of your skin, and if you do not want to have wrinkles on your elbows when you are 40, moisturize your elbows. You can do this by applying Vaseline. Once a day is enough to keep your elbow skin well moisturized. You can do it before going to bed.
#4 Vaseline on lips as a lip gloss
In the winter lips tend to get really dry because of the cold weather and it is very important to apply lip balm of lip gloss to keep them well moisturized. However, there are some lip balms which effect wears off super-fast and you have to reapply again and again, and some women tend to forget that they have to repeat the procedure. What you can do if you have this problem is to apply Vaseline as a lip balm. Its effect will not wear off that fast, and you will not have to worry about your lips getting dry.
You can also apply it as a lip gloss. First you need to apply your favorite lipstick, and then Vaseline over it. You will have nice and shiny lips, which will be well moisturized for a long time.
#5 Helpsperfume scent last longer
Every woman has a favorite perfume, which she keeps it for special occasions. Unfortunately, there are perfumes that smell wonderfully, but does not last long. You apply them in the morning and by noon the scent is already gone. What you can do to make the scent last longer is to apply some Vaseline on the spots you are applying the perfume, and this way you will make the scent last longer than usual.
#6 Apply Vaseline on your cuticles
You know how well you should keep your cuticles moisturized, especially in the winter when the cold weather works against your skin. It is necessary to apply moisturizer to nourish the cuticles. You can do this with some Vaseline. But this is not the only reason why it is nice to apply Vaseline around your nails.
#7 Apply Vaseline before applying nail polish
You know when you apply nail polish that you often accidentally put some of the nail polish on your cuticles. Later when you need to clean it up it is often difficult to do it, especially with your newly-applied nail polish. That is why you should apply Vaseline before you start applying nail polish. It will work as a prevention and later it would be easier for you to remove the nail polish from your cuticles.
#8 Make your shoes shiny again
All of the Vaseline uses that we have already mentioned include applying it on some part of your body. That is why we have chosen the last of the uses to be dedicated on something else – your shoes. You know how easily your shoes lose their shine. When this happens, just apply some Vaseline on them and they will look as good as new.