60 Surprising Practical & Beauty Benefits of Vaseline Petroleum Jelly

Vaseline's been around for 150 years—and with good reason. Vaseline Petroleum Jelly is a multitasking miracle cream, and you can utilize it for a slew of time- and money-preserving tricks. Here are 50 uses of Vaseline that are totally beauty related.

1. Heal sunburn

Forgot to reapply your sunscreen lotion at the beach? Do you have painful red skin; generously apply Vaseline to the affected area skin area. It’ll lock in moisture to your dry skin and prevent peeling immediately.

2. Eyelashes

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.

3. Softer feet

Put a coat of Vaseline on your feet at night; cover them with socks and wake up to softer feet - every day!

4. Elbows care
Put Vaseline on your elbows every day – they will stay soft!

5. Remove eye makeup
Coat your eye lids, and then gently swab with a tissue.

6. Cuticles

Put Vaseline on your cuticles several times a day for softer and better looking cuticles daily.

7. Soothe cracked heels

Summer footwear can convert even your softest heels into a scratchy one, blistering mess. Before going to sleep, apply Vaseline on your feet, and then put on clean cotton socks for smoother, softer and well moisturized skin in the morning.

8. Chapped lips
Put Vaseline on chapped lips 2-3 times daily or once before sleeping.

9. Protect a sore nose

If you have a runny nose which often gets red and chapped or a cold or allergies, apply a bit of Vaseline around nostrils to get moisture back.

10. Lip gloss
You can also use Vaseline as lip gloss.

11. Colored lip gloss

Mix a little Vaseline with a little Kool-Aid powder and make a colored and flavored lip gloss!

12. Chocolate lip gloss

Melt Vaseline and one chocolate chip in the microwave, mix and let it solidify for chocolate lip gloss!

13. Stop squeaks

Apply generous amount of Vaseline petroleum gel to squeaky hinges on the doors or kitchen and wardrobe cabinets to keep them quiet while opening and shutting.

14. Make perfume last longer

Maintains perfume scent longer when applied at perfume points before spritzing the perfume.

15. Moisturizer for acne
Can be used as a moisturizer for acne sufferers (it is a misconception that it clogs pores)

16. Dry skin
Vaseline also moisturizes severe dry skin. Apply it once a day.

17. Dry knees
Use Vaseline on your knees to avert that dry, ashy look

18. Homemade scrub

Mix Vaseline with half teaspoon of sea salts to make a scrub! Gently massage your skin in circular motion to get rid of blackheads, whiteheads and dust from your skin.

19. Help prevent chafing

Apply some Vaseline over the skin area that is prone to chafing, since Vaseline can prevent irritation and skin rashes.

20. Anti sticking

Applying Vaseline on your teeth prevents lips from sticking to teeth for celebrities and contestants in beauty pageants who smile a lot.

21. Apply before lipstick

Apply some on teeth before applying lipstick. This helps in preventing lipstick from sticking on them.

22. Massage, baby!
You can apply some Vaseline on baby’s dry skin of hands and legs.

23. Diaper rashes

After bath, dry baby's bottom skin properly, then apply some Vaseline before putting on a new diaper. The Vaseline creates a barrier between baby's gentle skin and irritating wetness, thus it helps the rash to heal quickly.

24. Exfoliate your lips

Put Vaseline on your lips, leave it on for a few minutes, then using a toothbrush scrub your lips gently to exfoliate and leave them SO smooth.

25. Prevent tanning

Apply a small amount on dry spots on your body before the application of fake tanning lotions, and prevent uneven tanning!

26. Aid earring insertion

Lubricates ear lobes and helps to make earring insertion easy and painless


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