There are many kinds of ringworm home remedies that you can use to get rid of them.
Many times, the items will be right in your house, so they're handy to be able to use
quickly. The best part is, they really work!
This is a fungal infection that lies on the skin. It can appear anywhere, and anyone can
get it, although children are more likely to have it then an adult. It appears to be a red
circle with swellings where the infection is, although it can also appear to be just a
One of the easiest ways to remove them is to use salt and vinegar. Make a paste out of
these substances and apply it to the affected area. Let stand for at least 5 minutes, and
then rinse it off. Use when the itching occurs, or several times a day if there is none
present. Within a week, this will be cleared up and you will have no more lesions on your
You may also find better luck using clear nail polish painted over the area. Apply it in
the morning then remove it with polish remover at night. Wash it gently with soap and
water and let the skin breathe until the morning. Repeat this process again, and it will
clear up in several days.
Apple cider vinegar and tree oil is also a simple treatment. You apply it undiluted to a
cotton ball and dab it onto the lesion several times a day and it takes about a week to
dry out. These are easy to get in most markets, and can be used for other health needs,
You need to make sure that you are not rubbing at all when using any of these. You always
need to make sure that you are patting gently on the infected area so that the fungus does
not spread and that your skin is not being irritated. Testing the remedies on a small
patch of skin may also be a good idea, especially for those that have a sensitivity to
other topical treatments, so that you can ensure that you are not making yourself
You likely have what you need for these ringworm home remedies right in your home already.
Relief can be as simple as looking in a cabinet or makeup kit, and can be completely gone
within a week. These can save money since you do not need to buy expensive treatments, and
can save you the embarrassment for buying a topical treatment in the store.