Ringworm is a skin disease. Round or oval patches appears on the skin. They have sharply defined edge, and they are redder around the outside with normal skin tone from inside. Ringworm is not a dangerous disease but its very irritating because of the itching. It occurs in the scalp, the body, the feet and the nails When it occurs in scalp, bald patches appears.

Ringworm is a very contagious disease. It spreads by contact, from one part of the body to another and from person to another. Cleanliness is of prime importance to prevent the disease. Here we discuss a few natural remedies to cure ringworm.

Home Remedies For Ringworm:

Ringworm Treatment With Raw Papaya:
The white milk of raw papaya is useful in treating ringworm. It may be externally applied for some days.

Cure Ringworm with Asafoetida(hing):
Mix a pinch of fresh asafoetida in 100ml water. Applying this water on ringworm cures it.

Ringworm Treatment with Holy Basil(Tulsi):
Extract the juice of some fresh basil leaves and apply it on ringworm to see good results.

Get Rid of Ringworm with Turmeric:
Turmeric possesses great curative properties and is very good for skin. Extract the juice of some raw turmeric and apply it externally on the infection. At the same time, drink one spoon of turmeric juice mixed with equal quantity of honey to get rid of ringworm at the earliest..

Prevention of Ringworm:

Carrot works ‘magically’ in curing the problem of ringworm. A good amount consumption of carrot prevents this disease.