Ringworm is a contagious bacterial infection that causes intense itching. It wouldn’t be incorrect to claim that a compromised immune system permits the infection to spread unchecked.
It brings discomfort and is also a communicable disease that passes to someone else with an infected person’s personal belongings like towel, comb and pets. However, we shall be looking at how to give it a natural treatment that will work against it.
COCONUT OIL: Coconut oil has a very powerful acid which can be used to fight off infections by destroying their cell membranes. It is also used to treat other skin infections.
TURMERIC: Turmeric is a versatile food spice which can serve as both spice for food nutritional values and health benefits. Prepare a thick paste of it with coconut oil into the Turmeric and apply on the affected area, and wash completely when dried off.
GARLIC: Garlic can serve as a treatment when mixed with olive oil on the skin infection, and should be left for about 2 hours at least covering the affected part. This should be done twice in a day.
ALOE VERA: Aloe Vera should be applied immediately for its effectiveness that includes antiseptic and anti-fungal properties. Apply this three times on a daily basis.
LEMON GRASS: The oil extract form lemon grass is very effective, but should be mixed with small portion of carrier oil and should be applied in the skin using a cotton ball.
ALWAYS WASH: There is a good chance that the virus could spread to the other part of the body. Therefore, washing the affected thoroughly with Luke-warm water and soap, may actually prevent that from happening.
Ring worm is a very bad infection that should be dealt with once it is been noticed by anyone. It is a bad fungus that should attract immediate treatment and a specialist should also be consulted.