Athletes Foot Fungus Vicks Vapor Rub Cure:

Athletes Foot Fungus Vicks Vapor Rub Cure: Vick’s vapor rub has proven anti-fungal ingredients such as camphor & menthol.

 

 

 

 

Vicks Vapor Rub Home Remedy:

 

 

Pros:

  • + Easy to use method.
  • + Double use for a readily available home product.
  • + Readily available in most homes.
  • + Also works on the toenails.
  • + Can be applied as a topical without having to soak.
  • + Very high success rate.
  • + Not very irritating to the skin.
  • + Based on medically proven ingredients.
  • + Nice smell.

 

Athlete's foot fungus mocassin distribution and bottom of the heel
This is the moccasin distribution of foot fungus on the bottom of the foot. This can lead to significant pain and swelling.

 

Cons:

  • – May not be as potent as some of the other home remedies.
  • – Annoying to apply every night.
  • – Can become expensive.
  • – No specific medical trials for using it.

 

 

Athlete's Foot Home Treatment & Remedy
Athlete’s foot is also very common between the 5th the the 4th toe. This is called interdigital foot fungus.

 

What Causes Athletes Foot Fungus?

 

Athlete’s foot fungus is due to a superficial infection of the skin by fungus!

 

 

If you want to learn more about the causes of fungus:

 

 

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What Is Needed:

 

  • Vick’s VapoRub.
  • Socks.

 

 

 

Does Vicks Vapor Rub Home Remedy Work?

 

There are numerous European studies that show that the activity ingredients found within Vick’s Vapor Rub are anti-fungal.

  • These studies were performed on toenail fungus patients.
  • But athlete’s foot fungus is much more superficial & easier to treat than toenail fungus.

 

 

Vick’s Vapor Rub Active Ingredients:

 

  • Camphor (4.8%).
  • Thymol (1.2%).
  • Menthol (2.6%).

 

Athlete's foot fungus between the toes (interdigital foot fungus)
This is called interdigital tinea pedis. The common way to think of this is Athlete’s foot between the toes. The key is to keep the site clean from sweat.

 

Vick’s Vapor Rub Treatment Success:

 

 

  • Skin takes approximately 30 days to progress from the stem cells to the superficial skin.
  • For this reason treatment must be approximately 30 days in length.
  • Studies have shown that if only 2 weeks of treatment are performed, cure is achieved 20%.
  • If 4-6 weeks of treatment are maintained, then cure rate is about 65-85%
  • If you still have skin fungus after 4-6 weeks, you may have something and should go see your physician!

 

 

Vick’s Vapor Rub Remedy Instructions:

 

  1. Rub a small amount onto the effected regions every night before you go to bed.
  2. The exact amount is not extremely important, do not go crazy with large amounts.
  3. Put some socks over it so it does not get onto your sheets.
  4. Remember to keep using it for at least 4 weeks!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remember To Treat Your Toenail Fungus!

Toenail fungus is a reservoir for fungus to re-infect your foot. If you have toenail fungus remember to treat it as well!

 

 

  • Remember that if you continue having toenail fungus, it will reinfect your foot once more.
  • Follow our complete toenail fungus treatment guide!

The Complete Toenail Fungus Treatment Guide!

 

 

 

 

Other Related Nail Problems:

See if any of these other problems apply to your situation!

  1. Toenail Fungus
  2. Very Long Toenails
  3. Ingrown Toenail
  4. Toenail Falling Off
  5. Black Streaks Under The Nails
  6. White Patches On Toenails
  7. Black Spot Under The Toenail
  8. Red Spot Under The Toenail
  9. Toenail Coming Off The Nail Bed
  10. Toenail Psoriasis