Hey, beauties! Ever thought that jar of Vaseline lying uselessly in your vanity can work wonders? Yes, you read it right. Vaseline is the most easily available multipurpose cream.
It is very efficient and affordable at the same time. You don’t have to burn a hole in your pocket to buy those fancy products, as this versatile product can substitute in and make your life a lot easier.
Let’s check out some easy to do beauty hacks with our very own Vaseline.
Vaseline Makes Your perfume last longer
Do you want the fragrance of your perfume to last longer? Apply a generous amount of Vaseline on your pulse points. Spray perfume in the same place. Perfume adheres to the petroleum jelly and therefore maintains its longevity.
It’s great for cuticles
Have you been suffering from those painfully dry and cracked cuticles, lately? Vaseline can help you get rid of them easily. Make your pedicure experience heavenly by gently massaging them with this alternate and affordable cuticle cream.
Create a body illuminator
No one wants a pale looking skin. If you are one of those whose skin has lost luster, then use this jelly as a body illuminator to give a natural glow to the skin and therefore can be applied as a body illuminator. Also, mix it with some bronzer and get a supermodel-like gorgeous finish on your skin.
Can be used in place of mascara
Do you want to keep your eye makeup simple today but you still want your eyelashes to be defined? If that is the case, using this wonder jelly is a great option as it will do the job miraculously. It does not just work as an alternative to mascara but also conditions eyelashes.
Vaseline can help to tame wild eyebrows
Are your eyebrows unruly and curly? Is that hair peeping out from your eyebrow irking you? No worries just use a spare spoolie brush and apply a small amount of Vaseline to your eyebrows. It will keep your brows in place and give it a tidy look.
It sets unruly fly-aways
Frizzy hair is girl’s worst enemy. Your tresses can make or break your complete look. You can save yourself a bad hair day by rubbing a small amount of Vaseline on your palm and applying it with a very light hand to smooth out the strands. Moreover, you can smooth out split ends by using Vaseline so that they look neat and more manageable.
It soothes cracked heels
Unable to wear your favorite footwear because of cracked heels? Rub a generous amount of Vaseline before going to sleep and wear your socks to seal in the moisture. You will wake up with smooth and soft feet the next morning.
Use it as a lip balm
Are you suffering from dry and chapped lips? You definitely need to moisturize them as dry and cracked lips are not at all flattering. Apply Vaseline to get the smooth, supple and moisturized pout.
It also acts as a lip primer
Does your matte lipstick is not allowing you to smile your heart out? This is because matte lipsticks tend to dry your lips. You need to use this wonder jelly before applying your favorite matte lipstick. It will prevent your lips from drying so long.
Use it as a highlighter and blush
When you are heading out, don’t you want that flattering glow on your face? Get that gorgeous glow by applying Vaseline on the highest points of your face, cheekbones, cupid’s bow, bridge of the nose, the arch of eyebrows. You can also mix it with your favorite pink lipstick and use it as a blush.
Vaseline is a good moisturizer
The dry face is a complete no-no when you want to conquer the world with your dewy and healthy looking face. Vaseline doesn’t clog pores and therefore can be applied as a moisturizer on the face and also on the other drying parts of your body such as elbows and knees.
Create a DIY scrub with it
Who doesn’t want the luxury of a good scrub which makes your skin supple and soft? Mix sea salt with Vaseline and voila you have your own body scrub. Use this DIY scrub to keep flaky skin at bay.
Get a shiny eye shadow effect
Glossy or glittery effect on eyes is a girl’s best friend for a night party. If you want it for yourself, just use Vaseline under your matte eyeshadow and get the glossy effect. Vaseline will also act as an eye primer and therefore its application will make sure that the eyeshadow lasts longer.