Vaginal yeast infection is very common, so home remedies for yeast infection are increasingly popular. Three-quarters of all women will get vaginal yeast infection at some stage in their lives. Although the lucky ones only suffer one attack of, many get it several times a year. While thrush is not life-threatening, it can cause a lot of distress.
Sign and symptom of yeast infection:
Itching and/or soreness in and around the entrance to the vagina. Vaginal itching. Thick, whitish vaginal discharge with a texture like soft or cottage cheese. Vaginal discharge doesn’t smell unpleasant. Burning discomfort around the vaginal opening, especially if urine touches the area. Swelling of the labia. Pain or discomfort during sexual intercourse. Home remedy for yeast infection
We should go on with this piece of content. External applications: The most proven and safest yeast infection treatment is the old remedy Boric Acid. Boric Acid has antifungal and antiviral properties and helps to restore the acidic pH of the vagina which is unfriendly for the yeasts. You can by it in the Pharmacy. You may use it on different ways, as a sitz bath or as a vaginal suppository but NEVER INGEST it, since it’s toxic for internal use.
BORIC ACID SITZ BATH
Fill a sitz bath with warm water, dissolve 2 tsp Boric Acid in a cup of boiling water, dump it in the water along with about a 1/3 cup witch hazel (optional). Sit for 10-15 minutes and do that for about a week (until infection is gone).
You can make a sitz bath also in the bath tub:
Fill the bath tub with slightly hot water about two inches deep. Dissolve 1/2 cup of Boric Acid in some boiling water and dump it in the water. Sit for 10-15 minutes every night until infection is gone (for about a week). Learn more about yeast infection and its natural cure…
Christina Tasnadi is a medical doctor, a homeopathic doctor and an expert of home remedies. Christina’s Home Remedies