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Title: Home Remedies For Ringworm, Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Home Remedies For Ringworm
What do you need to know about ringworm??? If
you have ringworm, you might think you have worms
in your body or a disease caused by worms. But
the fact is Ringworm is a fungal infection that
develops on the top layer of your skin. The
disease gets its name from its ring-shaped
appearance and a raised, scaly border that snakes
its way around the edge like a worm. No real worm
is engaged with the illness. Usually, itching is
an associated symptom. Facts to be known about
ringworm Ringworm is nothing to do with
worms. Ringworm is brought about by a fungus that
eats keratin, a protein found in skin, hair, and
nails. Children under 15 are more prone to this
disease. The disease is contagious. See Pictures
- Some types of ringworm infection include 
What are the Causes of Ringworm Infection ?
Human to human Most of the time Ringworm spreads
by direct contact with an infected
person. Animal to a human Ringworm also spreads
due to direct touch from an animal to humans.
This can happen while petting or grooming them.
It's more likely to see in crows.  Object to a
human Spreading can occur from contact with
objects or surfaces that an infected individual
or animal has recently touched or rubbed against,
such as clothing, towels, bedding and linens,
combs, and brushes. Soil to humans In rare
cases, ringworm spreads from soil to humans
through direct touch with infected soil.
Infection would occur only from prolonged contact
with the affected soil. -These are the Causes Of
  • Risk factors
  • The high-risk category includes,
  • People who live in a warm climate
  • Those who keep close contact with the infected
  • Sharing personal belongings with someone who has
    been infected
  • Wear tight or restrictive clothing
  • Weak immune system
  • What are the Symptoms of Ringworm ?
  • A flat scaly area on the skin, which may be red
    and itchy. 
  • Irregular ring
  • In a few cases, several rings develop at the same
    time and may overlap.
  • When to consult Doctor???
  • See the doctor if you have a rash on your skin
    that doesn't exhibit any change even after two

Home Remedies for Ringworm 1.  CINNAMON
Apply Cinnamon powder mixed with honey in the
affected area. This cures ringworm as well as the
other skin infections.  2.  TEA TREE OIL Dilute
the tea tree oil and apply directly to the
affected area twice a day for 4 weeks Tea tree
oil is well known for its anti-fungal, antiseptic
and anti-bacterial qualities. This is a very
effective home remedy for fungal infections. 3. 
GARLIC Apply a thin layer of garlic paste over
the infected area and leave it for an hour or
two. For the best results apply this paste two to
three times a day for two weeks. The proven
antibacterial and antifungal properties of garlic
make it an ideal topical treatment for skin
infections such as ringworm.
4.  ALOE VERA Apply the aloe vera pulp directly
to the affected area and keep it for 30mins.
Repeat the same twice a day until the infection
clears up. Aloe vera is a soothing remedy not
only for the skin, but it also effectively clears
up infections as well. Loaded with antibacterial
and antifungal properties, the herb helps to
fasten the healing of the infections.  5. 
Use freshly prepared turmeric paste and apply
over the site of infection. Keep it until the
paste dries and then wash with warm water. This
is to be followed twice a day.  Turmeric being a
natural antibiotic possess antifungal,
antibacterial, antiseptic, and anti-microbial
These are the Home Remedies For Ringworm Can Cure
Naturally at Home
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