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Ringworm- Home remedies..


Ringworm (Dermatophytosis) is a misnomer as it is not caused by worms but by various fungi that forms like a ring on skin with red patches like. It results in severe itching on that particular area. Severe rubbing should be avoided.

It may appears anywhere on body  but especially in private parts where sweat stays  more.  That is fungal infection so have to take care more care to avoid it spread to another place. But nothing to feel shy or shame We have to take care of our body , health .

We are suggesting some home remedies to get rid of this problem. But don’t forget to  consult your Family doctor before using any home remedy

1)Neem Oil & Powder:

Grind dried or fresh Neem leaves into paste and apply on rashes . It helps you so much to get rid of this problem. You can apply Neem oil also on ringworm 2-3 times a day.

2) Garlic : Crush 2-3 Garlic cloves and add little bit of Olive oil and Honey. Apply this paste on effected area and leave it for 1 hour. Then wash with warm water.

3)Raw Papaya

Come some pieces of Raw papaya and rub on ringworm area. You can apply paste also by grinding papaya. Leave it for 20-25minutes then clean with warm water.

4.     Coconut Oil :Apply coconut oil on ring worm affected area and do gentle massage. Leave it over night like that or some time (do it in your free time)


5.     Salt for Ringworm

Add ¼ to ½ cup of salt to a basin filled with warm water. Soak the ringworm affected area in this salty warm water for half an hour.

Take some sea salt and using a little water, moisten it a little. Use this salt scrub to rub into your ringworm with the help of a washcloth. Do this about 15-20 minutes daily.

Take 1tablespoon of salt and 2 tablespoons of vinegar. Mix them together to make a salt vinegar paste. Apply this paste to the ringworm affected area and leave for 5-10 minutes. Repeat thrice a day for at least a week.

6. Aloe Vera for Ringworm

Apply alovera gel on ringworm and let it dry. Leave it for 20-30mnts. Then wash with normal water. .

7. Turmeric and its Oil

Spoon of turmeric powder mix with water and make it paste . Then apply this on ringworm let it dry for few minutes. Wash it with normal water. Uou can use turmeric oil also directly on ringworm and do gentle massage. Leave it for 30-45mnts.


U can use Camphor powder directly on ringworm or use it with little ebit of sesame oil or oil oil on ringworm and leave it for 30mnts. You can observe some pinching sensation in beginning if it is unbearable do wash it with normal water .


1)    Don’t share your inners with anyone. Wash ur clothes separately.

2)    Don’t rub with nails they may contaminate the infection/Allergy to other part of body also so pls cut your nails.

3)    Don’t consume sweet with sugar in this itching time.  Ringworm/Itching irritates with sugar intake.

4)    Try to follow sanitary conditions by using  clean and washed clothes. Use anti-fungal powders.

5)    Wear Loose cotton clothes and avoid tight fitting clothes until you get rid of this itching.

6)    Use Anti-fungal soaps . Use soap on ringworm and keep it atleast 10mnts on body then do take bath.

7)    Don’t use unwashed clothes. After taking bath  let the body dry then apply anti-fungal powder on specified parts then wear loose cotton clothes.

8)    Don’t wear clothes on wet body it increases the infection.

9)    Drink plenty of water as it helps to decrease the intensity of sweat.

Consult doctor if problem is beyond your tips. Take care.