Curing fungal infection with natural remedies

Fungal invasion stands for attack of tissues by one or more species of fungi. There are four major group of fungi micro-organisms namely bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi. Most fungal illness takes place due to the dearth in the body’s immune system or the individual provides the exact surroundings for the increase of the fungal infection. There are a lot of natural ways of dealing with fungal infection, such asFingernail and toenail infection: Vinegar is a recognized fungal infection remedy that is popular among most people to cure any fungal infection. One needs to mix the vinegar with water and apply this solution twice daily in the area of infection after it has been cleaned and dried thoroughly. Besides vinegar, apple cider vinegar has been used since ages to cure any fungal infection whether in nail or in any other parts of the body. Tea tree oil is also a common natural remedy for any nail fungal infection. By putting a little amount of tea tree oil on the nails and letting it dry helps in healing the affected parts of the body.

Athlete’s foot: It is a common fungal infection of the skin which causes itching, burning and eruptions on the soles of the feet or in between the toes of the feet. Tea tree oil is the most popular and familiar natural remedy in dealing with athlete’s foot. The antiseptic properties of the tea tree oil help in killing of bacteria and fungi. Hence it is widely prescribed for the people suffering from athlete’s foot.

Ringworm infection: The fungal infection that causes ringworm is characterized by round, ring-shaped rash on the skin and can be treated by natural ways. Despite the name, ringworm is a fungal infection that causes a ring-like circle on the skin that includes the face, neck, scalp, body, etc. Essential oils are one of the natural ways of treating the skin problems due to fungal infection as they possess strong antifungal properties that are essentially effective in healing skin conditions of all kinds. The effective antifungal essential oils in dealing with ringworms are the tea tree oil, lemongrass, oregano, lavender, etc.

Besides these, among other infections, itchy skin is also another type of fungal infection and aloe Vera is the best natural remedy to the disease.