Fungal infection (mycosis) is a disease of the skin, which is caused by parasitic fungi. Fungal skin diseases are quite common. The most common of their kind, especially in adults, is a foot fungus and nails. This disease is transmitted from person to person. To get very simply – the skin affected by mycosis, constantly go flakes, which contain a lot of pathogens.
In wet conditions the germs are reproducing successfully . Therefore, the most common places of infection are swimming pools, baths and showers. To the development of mycosis include increased sweating of the feet and wet shoes. If the family is sick, there is a high probability of infection of healthy family members. Therefore, you cannot use other people's towels, shoes, combs, clothes, scissors for cutting nails, etc.
The germs tolerate a dry environment and low temperature – under these conditions, they do not die, but merely stop their growth and development. In scales of the skin affected by the disease, they remain viable for a very long time. These scales may be in clothing, shoes, carpets. Getting then to the skin of a healthy person, the pathogenic organisms begin to grow and multiply, causing disease.
The fungus spreads rapidly in weakly alkaline and neutral medium (6-6,5 PH) the Healthy skin has a slightly acidic PH of 5.5. It protects us from many skin diseases. But the sweating, uncomfortable synthetic shoes break this protection. Therefore, when you treat fungus folk remedies often used vinegar.
To kill the infection on your clothes and linen of the patient, it is recommended to boil the microorganisms are killed by boiling in 3-4 minutes. For the treatment of footwear, using a 1% solution of formalin for disinfection of household items – a solution of chlorine bleach. It must be done, because once the disease is completely cured, it is possible to become infected again in their same shoes and clothes. In this case, unsuccessfully to treat foot fungus and skin for several decades. To handle the shoes from the inside with swabs soaked in 70% acetic acid, swabs left inside and put the shoes for 48 hours in sealed package. Then well ventilated shoes.
Foot fungus needs to be treated with special care, to cure, because from a single invisible source of infection may occur re-infection. He fails, and eventually he can move to the groin, armpits, and t.. d. besides, it may cause increased allergies
Symptoms usually appear first on the skin of the feet, between the toes. It can be itching, burning, and peeling. Further, the disease progresses to the nail plate begins its destruction. If the cause — contamination in the salon, the sequence may change, the disease will start with the plates nail
Symptoms of foot fungus can be the following:
These symptoms may be present simultaneously or there may be only one symptom
Parasitic mushrooms are alien, and often causes a response from the immune system – an allergic reaction. In this case, the mycosis occurs more acutely, join the following symptoms: multiple vesicles on the skin, erosions and ulcers of the skin on the feet.
Causes of mycosis:
The most effective folk remedy foot fungus vinegar and celandine. They are divided in different sections:
Equally effective in the treatment of mycosis birch tar, onion, garlic. Treatment of the feet and skin between toes boric acid also gives a very rapid effect.
If the disease is severe, with ulcers, before a remedy is necessary to make a foot bath with a weak solution of potassium permanganate, during the procedure to try to separate from the skin as much as possible of the scales. If the skin of the feet affected by mycosis, thickened, are preferably removed before treatment all scales. It is easy to do using salicylic petrolatum, applied 2 times a day so the process went faster you can make compresses with this tool. After the scales are removed, home remedies foot fungus will act directly on the affected area of the skin.
How to treat foot fungus with tar at home.
To warm up the legs in soapy water to remove the excess skin with a pumice stone, a good wipe and smear birch tar skin between the toes, nails, cracks. Half an hour later the tar is dry, but his feet do not wash. Walk this way for two days. Then repeat the procedure. Enough to make it 3-4 to fungal infection is completely gone. But do not forget about the disinfection of footwear.
Treatment with infusion of calendula.
1 Cup of calendula flowers pour 1 Cup boiling water, to insist 30 minutes and strain afterwards. This infusion to lubricate the feet, diseased, overnight, without wiping, allow to dry. Calendula has antibacterial and antimycotic action.
Get rid of the disease will help burdock leaf.
Take a leaf of burdock, to beat the bottom side with a hammer or rolled with a rolling pin to made juice. Wrap the leg with burdock leaf, fix bandage and put on a sock. Change the compress 2 times a day. The course is 3 weeks. This folk remedy treatment can be applied only at night, then the duration will increase in 2 times.
The leaves of mountain ash.
Mash fresh leaves of mountain ash, applied to the affected fungus area of skin and fixed with a bandage, and even better – a burdock leaf, and then bandage. It is advisable to keep the bandage round the clock, changing 1 time per day.
salicylic ointment in the treatment of foot fungus folk remedies.
To quickly soften and remove the affected skin, you can use 35 percent salicylic ointment from the pharmacy. Spread her legs in the morning and on each foot to wear a plastic bag, then socks, to wear it all until the evening. In the evening, repeat the procedure. And so to do during the week.
After three days of treatment, the skin will become brighter and peel, young skin underneath will be healthy and fresh, without any symptoms of the disease.
Garlic is an effective folk remedy.
Mix a paste of garlic and butter in a ratio of 1:1. The resulting mixture to make compresses for the night. The course to full recovery.
Mix 1 tablespoon of garlic juice and 90% alcohol, add 2 tbsp water. Lubricate the night sore spots every night. Get rid of mold for 2-3 weeks.
Cut in half garlic, dipped in fine salt and RUB the affected mycosis. You can prepare a paste of garlic and salt to RUB her skin to make compresses.
Recipe No. 1:
To RUB sore spots on the foot with the juice of onion, to make compresses with onions, changing the compresses as often as possible. You can replace onion with garlic. This home remedy will help to cure foot fungus. If the skin is inflamed and onion skin, you can mix it 1:1 with vaseline. The course is 10-15 procedures.
Recipe No. 2:
To get rid of mycosis will help and the next onion recipe: two plastic bags to put 300 g of onion pulp. Feet to put in the packages so that the skin is not in contact with the bow. Packages tie around the ankles. Will "steam-air chamber". Course – 5 sessions.
Review of the treatment of foot fungus and onion.
The men appeared cracked heels and skin growths across the foot. After the tests, was diagnosed with mycosis of the foot. Prescribed ointment, but its use did not improve, on the contrary, the cracks became deeper, and it hurt to walk. He shared his grief with a neighbor, she gave him the recipe folk remedies onions and tar. 2 large onions to RUB on a small grater, add 3-4 tsp. birch tar (available in pharmacies), mix well. Impose this mixture the affected area for 2-3 hours, wrapped feet in plastic. The same mixture can be used 2 times, then cook a new one. The man took almost a month to get rid of foot fungus.
The foot fungus treatment vinegar
How to use vinegar from the fungus feet and nails.
Well-washed, soak feet in water with vinegar, preferably wine or Apple. The concentration to do on your own – the stronger the treatment will be faster, but if there are ulcers and erosion of the skin, a strong solution can corrode the affected area. Make a solution such that it was possible to endure. Sleep in clean socks soaked with vinegar — an acidic environment is detrimental for fungus.
A mixture of vinegar and carrot juice.
Mix 1 tbsp. spoon of carrot juice, and of vinegar, lubricate the affected skin with a swab moistened with this composition. Carrot juice promotes faster recovery and healthier skin.
Treatment of foot fungus at home ointment of eggs and vinegar.
Egg wash, dry, put in a glass and pour 100 g of vinegar. To insist in a dark place for 5-7 days to dissolve the shell, the remains of the film throw. Add 100 g of softened butter and whisk. Will the emulsion in the form of mayonnaise. Every night to warm up the feet and apply ointment on the affected area of the skin as a compress by wrapping the top with plastic. The course to full recovery
More quick recipe ointment of vinegar. Mix 1 tbsp. of acetic acid, 1 St.. l. vegetable oil and 1 raw egg. Mix until a homogeneous mass. Smear this ointment between the toes and wherever you have the symptoms of mycosis.
A mixture of vinegar and glycerin.
If affected a large part of the foot, for the treatment well using this method. Mix 100 g of acetic acid (70%), 40 g of baby powder, 50 g glycerol 700 g of boiling (preferably distilled) water. Mix all and leave for three days, shake before use. RUB this composition washed the feet twice a day: in the palm to pour 1 tablespoon of the mixture, RUB and massage the skin until absorbed, so RUB in three tablespoons each sole and between the toes. The course of treatment – 11 days. Then another 11 days to RUB the same part of 1 times a day. The disease goes after the first week of treatment. But the 22-day course is necessary to finish. Then once a week, RUB this compound in the forefoot for prevention (2007, No. 19, p.32).
Fungus treatment chistotel at home.
Baths and compresses with a decoction of herbs chistotel.
After the acceptance of the bath and removal of scales can do a foot bath with a decoction of herbs chistotel: 4 art. L. herbs pour 1.5 liters of hot water and boil 3 minutes of Hover legs in the broth for 30 min. At night to make compresses of this broth, adding a bit of vinegar. Treatment chistotel15-20 days in a row. Celandine can be replaced sagebrush.
Oil treatment chistotel.
Feet warm up in soda solution, and then lubricate the fingers with oil chistotel (make yourself or buy in the pharmacy). On the diseased areas of skin to do twice a day compresses for 30 minutes with oil chistotel. Treatment oil chistotel 3-4 weeks.
Infusion chistotel on the vinegar.
The man brought from the army of fungus of the feet and nails, and lived with him for 40 years. Following the idea Bolotov began to add acid to the body, to drink kvass chistotel prescription Bolotov. The disease subsided. Then insisted on 9% of th vinegar celandine and held his feet. Once a man read in the book that the monks used to treat foot fungus concentrated salt solution. Started to add salt. Pack chistotel filled with 1 liter of 9% vinegar, insist 1 month, add 3-5 tbsp of salt. All this is poured into the container according to the feet size that the lid is tightly closed. Because infusion is used many times. In the evening, after washing the feet set foot in this capacity, kept 5 minutes, dried in air and went to bed. Leather came in perfect condition, the nails also become purified and aligned.
How to get rid of foot fungus ammonia in the home.
In a glass of water, add 1 tbsp of ammonia. Moisten a piece of cloth in this solution and wrap the foot, on top of a plastic bag, from top to toe. To do before bedtime. This home remedy will help at the same time from chronic blisters. A course of 5-10 treatments
Potato sprouts will help to get rid of the disease.
The recipe is as follows: grind the sprouts of potatoes and half a Cup pour alcohol, to insist and to do for the night compresses of gruel of this on the affected skin. (2009 No. 20, p. 9)