You can easily win the battle against ringworm with any of the following top 15 home remedies for ring worm. Enjoy.
1. Oregano Oil
Number one on our list is Oregano oil. It contains thymol which is an excellent anti-fungal agent. This will sure give a gentle and fast healing relief.
You will need the following:
- Oregano oil (3-5 drops)
- Sweet Almond oil (2-3 tablespoon)
- wild thyme oil (1-2 drops)
- Rosemary oil (3-5 drops)
Combine all in a bowl and stir to mix properly. Apply to the affected parts on your body. Repeat 3-4 times daily.
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2. Coconut Oil
It is chosen because it has lauric acid which is a powerful antifungal agent. You will sure get desired relief curtsy the potency of coconut oil.
Simply apply this oil on the ringworm infected parts on your body and massage for about 3-4 minutes. Repeat this process 3-4 times in a day until you achieve desired results.
3. Eucalyptus Oil
HealthPrash can confirm that this oil has a germicidal effect on various bacteria affecting the skin; ringworm causing bacteria inclusive here.
You will need one part each of this oil and water mixed together to form a solution. Next, get hold of gauze and dip it into the solution. You can now place this on the affected area on your skin. Tie it so that it does not move and leave it overnight. Credible results will show.
4. Finger Nail Polish
The primary purpose is for your nails; but we can assure you that it is also a useful remedy to reverse issues associated with ring worm.
Wash the affected parts on the body clean. Apply a layer of clear skin polish to cover all the infected areas on your skin. Allow it for 7-8 hours for maximum effects. Remove using nail polish remover and cotton. Repeat the above process after 20 minutes interval.
5. Castor Oil
Castor oil has a pride of place on our list of 15 top remedies for effective treatments of ringworm. It has a miraculous healing effect on the skin.
The process here is very simple. Apply castor oil on the infected parts on the skin and massage it well into the skin. Repeat for about three times in a day. You can as well apply this oil over your body and sleep with it overnight.
6. Epsom Salt
It is hygroscopic in nature; this enables it to easily draw excess moisture out of the infected area. Further it has antifungal properties useful for effective treatments of the ring worm.
Pour ¼ cup Epsom salt into a tube of warm water and mix. Soak the infected parts of the body in this solution for about 20-30 minutes. Rinse the affected parts with water afterwards.
7. Lemongrass Tea
It has proved an effective remedy for centuries gone by. HealthPrash can confirm that this is an effective remedy for the treatment of ringworm; it is reliable.
Dip a bag of lemon tea in a cup of hot water and allow it to steep for several minutes. Sip the tea and place the tea bag on the infected part of the skin. Repeat at least 3 times in a day.
8. Grapefruit Seed Extract
It is one of the effective home remedies for the treatment of ringworm. You will get sure reprieve with this method.
Prepare grapefruit seed extract and obtain 5 drops of it. Add three tablespoon of warm water to the extract and mix thoroughly. Apply to the infected parts on the skin. Apply 2-3 times a week for a week until symptoms disappear.
9. Aloe Vera
It adorns the gardens and we took interest in it because of the magical healing capacities that it possesses. It is a Godsend remedy for treating ring worm.
Cut the leaf of aloe Vera and obtain the gel. Apply this on the infected parts on the skin for quick and effective relief.
It is a potent natural antiseptic favored by most cultures across the world. It is excellent and powerful in its treatments of ringworm.
Get powdered turmeric and apply a few drops of water enough to make a paste. Apply the paste to the infected parts on your skin and leave for about 15 minutes for maximum effects. Rinse it off in lukewarm water. Repeat twice in a day.
11. Neem Oil
Every part of the neem tree is a very useful medication to cure diverse ailments; ringworm inclusive.
Apply one or two drops of neem oil to the infected parts of your skin. Repeat this process at least three times in a day. You should get total reprieve in about 10 days of consistent application.
12. Lavender Essential Oil
Lavender oil contains strong antifungal properties which can stop and even kill the bacteria responsible for the spread of ringworm on the skin.
Get between 8-10 drops of lavender oil and mix it in 1 tablespoon of olive oil. Apply to the infected part on your skin and leave it on. Repeat three times every day.
13. Colloidal Silver
The silver has the ability to penetrate into the skin and kill the bacteria causing the ringworm.
You can use either the spray or the gel. In any of the two, you either spray or apply it on the skin and leave it on your skin. Repeat twice on a daily basis until the problem is solved.
HealthPrash can vouch for the healing potentials of garlic in reversing the spread of ringworm on the skin.
You will need 1-2 cloves of garlic finely crushed. Apply this paste on the infected areas on the skin. Leave for about 10 minutes and then rinse it off. Repeat every day until desired results are achieved.
It ranks among the top remedies for the treatment of ringworm. It diffuses easily into the skin and gently gives excellent results on application. It is useful for the treatment of the worst ringworm infections.
You will need one part bleach and one part water mixed together. With cotton swab, apply it to the affected areas on your skin. Do not allow the solution to spread to the surrounding areas on the skin. Allow it to dry naturally.
That is our take on effective remedies for ringworm. They are the ones that will give excellent results.