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    TINEA NIGRA-NATURAL REMEDIES

    tinea nigra

    tinea nigra

    Introduction:

    Painless dark brown to black patches due to a fungus called tinea nigra. The victim of this disease is sole of feet and another one is palm of hands.It is persistent and slow growing. The effect of this type of fungus enhanced in a tropical climate.

    Symptoms:

    Main characteristics are following:

    • Irregular shape with sharp border
    • Brownish black patches
    • Scaling
    • Itching at focal site
    • Tends to expand over time

    Diagnosis based on lab examination of skin scraping by using KOH. The treatment lasts for the 2-4 week by using anti-fungal ointment or cream. The other disorder which has similar symptoms like tinea nigra is:

    • Addison Disease
    • Atypical Mole
    • Syphilis
    • Yaws
    • Malignant melanoma
    • Melanocytic
    • Nevi

    This can distinguish by the skin scraping.to avoid to increase symptom avoid traveling to tropical area, avoid contact with dirt, sewage and rotting wood.

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    WHITE VINEGAR

    VINEGAR SOLUTION FOR TINEA NIGRA

    Vinegar has antifungal properties and is used to treat tinea nigra.

    Ingredients

    • Half cup vinegar
    • water

    Remedy

    Apply on the affected area for 15 min thrice a day. Apply this treatment until you get relief from this problem.

    Answered by admin on July 16, 2016..
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    baking soda cream

    HOMEMADE CREAM FOR TINEA NIGRA

    Baking soda and vinegar are collectively used to treat fungal infection. It is the cheapest home remedy to treat tinea nigra.

    Ingredients

    • Half cup baking soda
    • 3 tablespoon vinegar

    Remedy:

    Mix it gently and applied to the affected site twice a day for 7 days as an antifungal.

    Answered by admin on July 16, 2016..
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    tea tree oil

    TEA TREE OIL FOR TINEA NIGRA

    Tea tree oil good to treat tinea nigra. It gives moisturizer for infected area. It has anti-fungal property.

    Ingredients:

    • Tea tree oil

    Remedy:

    Rub undiluted tea tree oil on affected site twice a day act as an antifungal. Also keeps the skin moist.

    Answered by admin on July 16, 2016..