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Natural remedies for ringworm

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Ringworm is can be cured with the help of several natural remedies. They can also help you to treat the symptoms and get immediate relief when you suffer from ringworm infection.

Colloidal Silver

Colloidal silver is a substance that has been used for natural treatment of ringworm for a long time. It has powerful antifungal abilities. Before applying it, you need to clean the infected area. You can spray colloidal silver and then let it dry. You will need to do it for a few days and repeat 2 to 3 times every day until the infection goes away. This is a non-messy option for you and it can be done even when you are busy.

Apple cider vinegar

Another effective natural remedy for ringworm is Apple cider vinegar. It contains good amount of natural acids and probiotics which are effective against different types of fungal infections. For application of apple cider vinegar on the ringworm affected area, you’ll need to use a cotton ball. Dip it in apple cider vinegar and gently dab the ringworm affected area. Do it 2 to 3 times every day until ringworms go away. If you have sensitive skin, you can start with a little amount of apple cider vinegar and then gradually increase the amount and number of applications. You can also make an apple cider vinegar spray at home which you can apply on the affected area more easily.

Tea tree essential oil

Tea tree essential oil is a very important essential oil that can fight ringworm infection. Several scientific studies have found that it has a potent antifungal activity besides having antibacterial, anti-viral and antiprotozoal abilities. Take some pure tea tree essential oil and use it on the affected area. You can also mix it with a carrier oil like coconut oil before application. It should be used for any type of stubborn ringworm infection. You can also combine it with Oregano oil for better results in case of stubborn ringworm problems. Take a few drops of oregano oil and two drops of tea tree oil along with little bit of coconut oil. If necessary, you can also store them in a glass bottle. Apply the mixture 2 to 3 times every day on the affected area.

Oregano oil

Oregano oil is another potent antifungal substance which can be used for removing ringworm infection. It is a good antifungal and antibiotic substance. It contains carvacrol, which is a very powerful and effective antifungal element. You can use it topically on the ringworm affected area to get rid of ringworm infection. It is an essential oil and very strong and so you should dilute it with a carrier oil. Just use a drop or two on the affected area.

Grapefruit seed extract

Grapefruit seed extract is another potent and natural antifungal substance which can provide you relief from ringworm infection and its symptoms. This extract is extracted from the seeds of grapefruit. If you have ringworm on the body or scalp, you can take 2 to 3 drops of grapefruit seed extract and mix it with 1 tablespoon of water. Apply the mixture directly on the affected area and do so 2 to 3 times every day. You will see results within a few days because it is a very potent antifungal substance.

All these natural remedies for ringworm will help you to get rid of the ringworm problem within a few days and will also provide you immediate relief from the symptoms of ringworm infection.

References

1. Fast Ringworm Cure
2. Ringworm
3. Fungal Skin Infection: Ringworm (Tinea)

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