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5 Natural Remedies For Female Yeast Infection

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Here are five natural remedies for female yeast infection

5 Natural Remedies For Female Yeast Infection
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Do you or someone you know suffer from a yeast infection? If so, we have the perfect blog post for you! We will go over six natural remedies that can be used to treat this common ailment. Read on and find out about these easy home remedies now.

There are many different ways to treat a yeast infection, and the following five remedies are some of the most popular and effective. Before trying any of these methods, however, it is important to consult with your doctor to make sure that they are safe for you to use.

1)Apple Cider Vinegar

One natural remedy for yeast infections is apple cider vinegar. Apple cider vinegar is a popular home treatment for yeast infections because it has antifungal properties. To use this remedy, you should dilute two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar in one full glass of water and drink the solution at least once every day.

One thing to keep in mind is that although drinking apple cider vinegar can provide relief from some of the symptoms of a yeast infection, it does not provide any relief from other symptoms.

For example, if you are suffering from vaginal burning and irritation associated with your yeast infection, drinking apple cider vinegar will do nothing to relieve these painful sensations. Because of this drawback, many people choose another natural remedy for female yeast infections instead.

2) Garlic

Garlic is another one of the most popular home remedies for yeast infections. Garlic contains an active ingredient known as allicin, which helps to fight off fungal growth and prevent infection in the body. To use this remedy, you should crush a clove or two of garlic into paste form and then insert it vaginally at night before bed.

Many people choose to use garlic in this way because it can provide some relief from vaginal itching and burning almost immediately after insertion, unlike other natural remedies that may take a few days or even weeks to start working. Be sure not to insert the garlic directly into your vagina without crushing it first, however! Doing so could cause irritation if you are intolerant to garlic.

You can also take garlic internally by eating it in food or taking a garlic supplement if you are not comfortable using it vaginally. Just be sure to talk to your doctor before doing so, as there is the potential for interactions with other medications that you may be taking.

3) Yogurt

Many people have found relief from yeast infections by using yogurt. Yogurt contains probiotics, which are live and active cultures that help to fight off unwanted fungal growth in the body.

To use this remedy, you should eat a small amount of plain yogurt every day for at least one week (preferably on an empty stomach). If you are not a fan of the taste of yogurt, you can also find probiotic supplements at most pharmacies or health food stores.

Just be sure that the yogurt you are using contains live and active cultures, as many brands do not. Also, avoid flavored yogurts, as these often contain added sugars that can actually worsen your yeast infection.

Using yogurt to treat a yeast infection is not an instantaneous remedy like some of the others on this list, but it can help you prevent further infections in the future if used properly.

For best results, eat at least one cup of plain yogurt that contains live and active cultures every day for two weeks straight after your yeast infection has cleared up.

4) Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is a natural remedy that has been shown to be effective in treating yeast infections. Coconut oil contains antifungal and antibacterial properties, which help to fight off the fungus that causes yeast infections.

To use this remedy, you should apply a small amount of coconut oil directly to the affected area directly on the skin.

One thing that many people enjoy about using coconut oil as a natural remedy for yeast infections is how quickly (and how well!)

5) Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil is a natural antifungal agent that has been shown to be effective in treating yeast infections. To use this remedy, you should add two drops of tea tree oil into a spray bottle. Add clean, spring water to the spray bottle and spray the affected area twice a day.

Conclusion

There are a number of natural remedies for yeast infections that can be used to provide relief from the symptoms. The five remedies listed in this article are just a few of the most popular and effective ones. If you are suffering from a yeast infection, be sure to try out some of these remedies and see which one works best for you!

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