Tinea versicolor is fungal skin disease which usually occurs during summer period. It is about the white spots that appear all over the body, usually on the neck area. If not treated, these white spots can spread.
If you have trouble with white spots on the skin, use the following 5 natural remedies you can find in your household.
What are the main causes for the white spots on the skin?
– Oily skin
– Weak immunity
– Sunbathing and spending some time in warm place with high humidity
– Increased sweating
Natural remedies against Tinea versicolor:
This yellow spice has amazing anti-inflammatory properties. Turmeric is a great mask against fungus.
Mix a few drops of water with turmeric powder and apply the resulting paste on the affected parts of the skin. Leave it to act for about half an hour before you rinse it well with water.
2. Tea tree oil
Tea tree essential oil is great against fungal diseases of the skin and in fights against infections, so it is equally effective in the fight against white patches on the skin as well.
Mix one tablespoon of olive oil and a few drops of tea tree oil into a bowl. Soak a cotton swab in the resulting mixture and apply it on the affected areas of skin. Leave the remedy to act for a few hours.
Yoghurt is rich in good bacteria that help the body to fight harmful microorganisms including the Tineaversicolor.
Apply unsweetened probiotic or regular yogurt onto the critical area(s), let it dry and wash it off of the skin afterwards. Repeat this process several times a day.
Garlic is the most powerful ingredients, and its healing properties can be applied directly on your skin. Garlic is effective against fungi and is a natural antibiotic.
Cut one clove of garlic in half and rub the “naked” part on the skin where the white spots have occurred. If you feel a slight tingling, do not panic because that is perfectly normal reaction. Let the garlic act for 15 minutes before you wash it.