Many of us will find ourselves suffering
from a fungal infection at some time in our life. At
times it seems the more annoying infections occur in the
superficial part of our body like on the skin. These
fungal infections are contagious and some can become
In the more extreme cases the fungal infection
can even lead to death. Sometimes, you may be infected
with a fungal infection and not even realize
One of the more common fungal infections
is the yeast infection or also known in its medical
term, Candidiasis. Yeast infection's can come in many
forms and affect different areas of your body. Vaginal yeast
infections and Thrush, normally termed for yeast
infections within the mouth, are the more common
episodes you'll experience.
Candidiasis is a normal fungal
inhabitant of our bodies. During times of hormonal
imbalances or a weakening of the body's immune system,
the fungus can multiply and because of the overgrowth,
we are left with a yeast infection. Additionally, our
normal friendly fungus can be disturbed when we use any
antibiotic treatments, thereby weakening our body's
resistance to diseases.
Yeast infections can affect various
parts of the skin, especially in the folds of the skin;
the penis, under the arms, behind the ears and under a
women's breasts, just to name a few.
Treatment for Yeast Infection on
Skin: Natural Remedies
If you have a skin yeast infection you
can use the following natural home remedies on your
apple cider vinegar in the areas that are prone to
Tree Oil onto any irritated areas
a diluted bath of Epson salts to help with any
oil with aloe and vitamin E to soothe the irritation and
reduce that itchy sensation.
raw garlic cloves onto the irritated skin
garlic to your diet to start detoxing your system.
plenty of bottled water
Additionally, a good balanced diet that
includes yogurt with active cultures as well as
practicing a holistic approach to good health will
assist you in avoiding yeast infections.
although yeast infections symptoms are manageable with a
variety of natural alternative therapies, they are not
cures per se. In order to treat your skin yeast
infection completely and permanently you must apply a
holistic approach to curing the root causes of this
fungal infection, in addition to relieving the symptoms.
All natural comprehensive holistic approach is the only
one that can cure yeast infection in the long run and
prevent its recurrence.