5 Beauty Hacks Using Vaseline

by Shalini
10 Materials
5 Minutes

Follow along to learn 5 genius beauty hacks that use Vaseline in different ways. Who knew this universal, cosmetic product could be so versatile!

Tools and materials:

  • Vaseline
  • Olive oil
  • Tablespoon
  • Teaspoon
  • Small mixing bowl
  • Small cosmetic container
  • Vitamin E capsule
  • Perfume
  • Body lotion
  • Beetroot powder
Mixing Vaseline and olive oil

1. Nail growth

Combine about a tablespoon of Vaseline with about a teaspoon of olive oil in a mixing bowl.

Mix to combine.


Then, apply at night time, massaging it into your nails for about 2 minutes.

Leave it on overnight. Wear gloves to protect your linens and seal in the moisture. 

Vaseline on nails

2. Dark circle remover

Combine about a teaspoon of Vaseline with the contents of 1 vitamin E capsule in a small container. Mix well to combine.

Mixing vitamin E with Vaseline

Apply the mixture under your eyes and on your eyelids. Massage gently and leave it on overnight.

Applying Vaseline to undereyes

3. Long lasting perfume

Put about a teaspoon of Vaseline in a bowl and add a few spritzes of your favorite perfume. 

Adding perfume to Vaseline

Mix well and then transfer to a small, cosmetic container.

Vaseline-perfume mixture in container

Apply your perfume-infused Vaseline to your wrists and enjoy a long lasting scent!

Applying to wrists

4. Cracked heel cream

Add about a teaspoon of Vaseline to a container with a few pumps of body lotion, then mix to combine.


Apply this to your dry heels at night time and cover with clean socks. In the morning, your heels should be much improved!

Applying to feet

5. Pink soft lip balm

Add roughly a teaspoon of Vaseline to a small, cosmetic container with about a ½ teaspoon of beetroot powder. 

Mixing Vaseline and beetroot powder

Mix the ingredients until well blended. 

DIY lip balm

Then apply your new lip balm generously.

Applying DIY lip balm

Vaseline beauty hacks

Which one of these Vaseline beauty hacks was your favorite? Let me know in the comments below!

For another great beauty hack, check out my post on how to repair your hair roots in just 1 week.

You should also follow me on Instagram:  @beauty__secrets_with_shalini

Suggested materials:
  • Vaseline
  • Olive oil
  • Tablespoon
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