Petrolatum or commonly known as Petroleum jelly is a mixture of waxes and assorted mineral oils in a jelly-like state thus explains the name.

It was discovered in 1859 by a young chemist named Robert Chesebrough. In 1870, he opened his first factory and marketed Petrolatum or Petroleum Jelly as Vaseline.

Today, Vaseline is still as popular as ever. Most of us know that Vaseline or petroleum jelly is a type of skincare product, but did you know that it’s more than that?

Petroleum Jelly can have so many uses, and all of them have been proven. Here are just some of the most popular uses for petroleum jelly.

Don’t forget to share your own proven uses of this popular product.