Athlete’s foot is a skin disorder which is caused by fungus. It grows between the toes, allowing the fungi to grow and spread to other body parts or other people by touching them.
Simply rub few drops of Myrrh oil on the infected area of the skin. Repeat the method 2-3 times a day for effective results.
Black Walnut Salve:
Take some walnuts then separate the green husks from it. Crush them until they become squishy. Place this crushed black walnuts in the pan. Add some olive oil and cocoa butter in it. Keep the heat low. Let it bubble for 1 hour. Use a coffee filter to strain the oil and remove the husks. Then place the extracted material back into the pan and keep the heat low. Add beeswax to it. Stir it continuously. Pour the balm into a glass jar. Let it cool down for a while then store in a cool place. Apply this balm on the infected area of the skin.
- Green Tea:
Add 5-6 green tea bags or 1 cup of green tea leaves in the boiling water. Then let it cool for a while. When the water cools down soak your feet in it for at least 10-15 minutes, then dry your feet. Repeat the method daily to get rid of the infection.
- Essential Oils Foot Spray:
In a spray bottle add 1 cup of water, ten drops of Myrrh oil, lavender oil, tea tree oil and mix it well. Then just spray it directly on the infected area regularly.
- Homemade Anti-Fungal Solution:
Take four tablespoons of apple cider vinegar then add one tablespoon of Tincture of Benzoin, 12 drops of tea tree oil, three drops of thyme oil, eight drops of geranium oil, and two drops of Myrrh oil in it and mix it well and then store it in a bottle. Apply the mixture directly to the infected areas of skin 3-4 time daily for effective results.
- ALOE VERA:
Make a paste of aloe Vera with tea tree oil and apply that paste on the infected skin 3-4 times daily. You will see the results in few weeks.
- Vicks Vaporub:
Vicks Vaporub also comes in our list of Top 10 Home Remedies For Athlete’s Foot. It is also used to cure the fungal infection. To get rid of athlete’s foot rapidly, apply Vicks Vaporub on the infected area of the skin twice a day.
- Salt Water:
Add some salt in the lukewarm water and for at least 10-15 minutes, soak your feet in it. For effective results, make sure you dry your feet before wearing socks or shoes.
- Coconut Oil along with some olive oil:
Mix coconut oil with some olive oil. Then, apply it on the infected area of skin. Repeat it daily to cure the infection.
- Listerine Mouthwash:
Listerine mouthwash can keep the teeth healthy. It can also be used to treat fungal infection effectively. Add a little bit of water in Listerine mouthwash and wash your feet with it daily.