Tinea Versicolor / Fungus is a skin infection caused by fungi. Tinea Versicolor can affect the skin on the body (tinea corporis), scalp (tinea capitis), groin area (tinea cruris), or foot (tinea pedis). Tinea Versicolor is a contagious skin disease. It can be transmitted from one person to another by direct physical contact or through contaminated items such as combs, clothes dirty, and the surface of the tub or pool.
How To Prevent Exposure to Tinea Versicolor
To prevent the spread of fungus, there are several ways you can do is:
Shower with soap twice a day
Every day the sweat out of our bodies. Sweat is in addition to causing a sour smell, also increases the body's moisture. And in these circumstances it would be easier to grow fungus. With bathing and hygiene can decrease the body's moisture, so it is difficult to grow the fungus tinea versicolor.
Do not exchange clothes with people infected with fungus
Panu is an infectious disease, phlegm easily attached to clothing. By exchanging clothes with a fungus disease, allowing the transmission of this shameful disease.
Another way to treat tinea versicolor is by using natural or traditional medicine, some traditional ways of treating skin fungus that can be done is to:
Take a clove of garlic cut into two and rub into the affected skin fungus. Perform regular morning, afternoon, evening up the phlegm dry and flaking. If it is dry then the fungus will be leaving our skin. Please try.
Materials prepared lime and sulfur. Cut the lemon into 4 parts of sulfur and finely crushed. Slices of lime sulfur dip was then rubbed on the body that Tinea Versicolor. Do it after a bath 2 times a day until healed.