Home Remedy for Nail Fungus

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Do you have nail fungus problem? And still don't know how to solve your problem? You have tried all the fungus medications without any result or the fungus always relapse. Have you ever tried home remedy for nail fungus? Home remedies for nail fungus might be you best solution for solve your problem.

Nail fungus Infection is called Onychomycosis. Nail fungus is infections of the nail by one of a number of fungi. Toe nail fungus is more often affected than finger nail, cause as hands are washed more frequently than feet. Another reason toenails are a warm and moist areas inside your shoes, where fungi can thrive.

Fungus multiplies in moist dark and warm condition, People those wearing tight shoes frequently are mostly affected by fungus infection in nails. The fungal infection is normally below the finger nails or the toenails. Toenails have high possibility to get infected by fungi. The basic reason for this is constant use of tight shoes.

Nail fungus is an infection of fungus in the bed of a nail. This can occur by walking around a locker room or gym in your bare feet. The fungus likes to live in moist places so the wet or sweaty feet is the perfect breeding ground for fungus. This infection will leave your nails looking hard and brittle. They will be discolored and may even have an unfavorable odor.

Nail fungus are the infection and inflammation that happens under the nail. Fungi have somehow thrived in your nails and grew there. Nail fungus can be a serious condition especially if not taken seriously and not treated immediately.

The cause of this condition is attributed mainly to a weak immune system. Bacteria and viruses are no match to a strong immune system. However, if you have a weak immune system, bacteria and viruses can easily penetrate your system and cause many kinds of diseases such as this condition.

For these reasons, home remedies still outnumber medical solutions. The new global village however, interconnected through the internet, has mixed the home remedy lore of many cultures to create a third group of solutions - alternative and homeopathic remedies for fungal nail infections.

Hand nail fungus is particularly difficult: it's easier to sit with your feet in a basin while you are doing something else than to have your hands immersed for a long period of time. However, for the determined individual who decides to try this type of home remedy for nail fungus, there are some things that you can do to increase your chances of success.

You should also avoid drying the affected nail and then drying your other nails with the same towel as this may cause the fungus to spread. If you have nail fungus than an effective home remedy would be to use either antiseptic mouthwash or a formula of 50% apple cider vinegar and 50% water and to soak the affected nail in the solution a couple of times a day.

The oil can be rubbed on and under the nail using a cotton swab. Different sources however have different suggestions for the frequency of application. Others say it should be used as often as twice a day while others advise only a few times a week.

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This article was published on 2010/11/27