They say that touch therapy is one of the most effective alternative medicines. This is perhaps the reason why when we feel pain or discomfort our first instinct is to touch the affected area. This is why Vicks Vaporub compliments this idea of touch therapy. It helps soothe and provide comfort to symptoms associated with colds and flu.
Rub onto the upper back and or chest or use as an inhalation to relieve the symptoms of cold and flu. Inhalation - Place 2 teaspoons of vicks vaporub into a bowl of hot water. Cover the bowl and your head with a towel and inhale the vapour.
Are there any warnings and precautions?
Always read the label and use strictly as directed. Wash hands after each use. Never expose Vaporub to flame or use in a microwave oven. Such improper use may cause harm/burns. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not take by mouth or place in nostrils. Do not bandage tightly or use with heating pads. Do not use directly on face or on broken or damaged skin.