How To Treat
Yeast Infection At Home
To Treat A Yeast Infection
To Cure A Yeast Infection
Get Rid Of A Yeast Infection
How To Cure Yeast Infection In Men
How To Treat Vaginal Yeast Infection
How To Cure A Yeast Infection Naturally
When you know how to cure a yeast infection
naturally, you will not want for expensive and yet ineffective
over-the-counter and prescription antifungal medications. Just take a
look at your kitchen pantry and refrigerator to find the best
ingredients for treating yeast infections, be it on the mouth or on the
Baking soda is used for many purposes from cleaning kitchen surfaces to
putting out small fires. Now, we also know that baking soda can be used
to cure yeast infection in the mouth, known as oral thrush. Instead of
commercial toothpaste, which contains harsh chemicals, use a homemade
baking soda paste.
Mix water and baking soda to make a soft paste. Use the paste to brush
your teeth and then rinse with a warm water-hydrogen peroxide mixture.
The ratio is ½ cup water to 1 tablespoon of 3% hydrogen peroxide.
Incidentally, hydrogen peroxide is also used in the treatment of vaginal
yeast infection as a douche.
Yes, you may end up with garlic breath but that can easily be removed
with proper oral hygiene. For both oral and genital yeast infections,
eating at least 2 fresh cloves of garlic every day will hasten the
healing process. You can eat garlic as is, toss it with salad or add it
In the case of genital infections, direct application is the most
effective action. Men can rub the peeled and crushed clove of garlic on
the affected area while women can insert a gauze-wrapped clove of garlic
inside their vaginas. Be sure to take out the homemade garlic tampon
after 6 hours and then replace with a new one.
You will find that all of the ways on how to cure a yeast infection
quick and naturally requires adapting a single ingredient for both oral
consumption and topical application. This is the case with garlic,
yogurt and herbs.
One of the best ways how to cure a yeast infection fast where women are
concerned is vaginal douches. We must caution against douching too many
times within the day as the activity can adversely alter the vagina’s
naturally acidic environment. Douches are best for women with an
alkaline environment in their vaginas since an acidic vagina can become
too acidic with exposure to douching substances.
Anyways, a douche can be made from mixing 1 teaspoon licorice powder
with 1 pint of hot water, steep the mixture and then use as a douche.
Don’t drink the liquid!
Other douches that you can try are:
• Apple cider vinegar
• White distilled vinegar
• Yogurt (Use the low-fat, unflavored and unsweetened variety)
Men can also use these vaginal douches as penile washes. Just pour the
liquid mixture over the penis or let the penis soak in it for a few
minutes. The yeast infection should clear up faster.
Herbs are also excellent treatments against yeast infections, of which
the most popular are:
• Basil tea made from 1¼ teaspoon ground basil and 3½ cups boiled water.
Steep the mixture, let cool and then use as a gargle against oral
• Rosemary tea can be used as a vaginal douche or a penile wash.