GREEN NAIL SYNDROME-REMEDIES

green nail syndrome

Introduction:

The green nail syndrome is a nail infection that refers to the greenish discoloration of nails. It is also called as chloronychia. The discoloration may vary from blue-green to dark green. You cannot remove it by washing or scrubbing as it is present underneath the nail. Usually, it is not painful but can cause swelling or redness of nail skin. Mostly it is caused by a fungal infection like candida. Pseudomonas is the bacteria that enter the nail plate and cause infection.

Causes:

The main causes are following;

  • Bacterial infection
  • Fungal infection

Symptoms:

Signs and symptoms are following:

  • Discoloration of nails
  • Swelling
  • Redness
  • Green spots
admin Default Asked on February 13, 2016 in Disease.
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green nail syndrome

green nail syndrome-natural remedy

OREGANO OIL FOR GREEN NAIL SYNDROME

Introduction

It acts as an anti-fungal and an antiseptic. It also has activity as antibacterial, antiparasitic and analgesic.

Ingredients:

  • Oregano oil : 2 tsp
  • Olive oil : 2tsp

Remedy:

Mix oregano oil with olive oil and apply this mixture to the affected site and leave it for the half hour. Rinse it and dry it. Do these twice daily for several weeks.

admin Default Answered on December 9, 2016.
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Tea tree oil

TEA TREE OIL FOR GREEN NAIL SYNDROME

Tea tree oil is used to treat green nail syndrome. It also acts against the microbes, due to this we can say it an antimicrobial agent. It also acts as the fungicidal. It acts as an antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and skin moisturizer and used to avoid skin discomfort.

Ingredients:

  • Tea tree oil: 1 Tsp
  • Olive oil: 1 Tsp

Remedy:

Take tea tree oil and the olive oil in the same amount. Now mix olive oil with tea tree oil to dilute it. Use a cotton swab to soak the oil and the place it on the affected nail for 10 to 15 minutes. Let it be dried. Do it twice or thrice a day.

admin Default Answered on December 10, 2016.
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GARLIC

GARLIC FOR GREEN NAIL SYNDROME

It is effective to treat green nail syndrome. Garlic having a compound allicin which acts against inflammation. It also made stronger your immune system. It also has a compound ajoene which acts as an antibiotic and antifungal herb. It prevents fungal and microbes spread. It helps to restore the skin’s pH on the nail bed.

Ingredients:

  • Garlic clove:1 crushed
  • Vinegar

Remedy:

Take a garlic clove and crushed it. Now mix it into vinegar and soak your nails in that mixture for 10 minutes daily until the fungus finished.

admin Default Answered on December 10, 2016.
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