Tea tree oil is used for many skin conditions including ringworm as it is very effective on fungal infections. Simply use the tea tree oil here on the ringworm area twice a day for a few weeks or until the ringworm is gone. You can also put a few drops within a bath each day and soak which can help your skin fight and prevent skin infections. You may want to test the oil on your skin first as it is very strong and you may have to dilute it a bit. Applying it via a cotton swab will do the trick.
Tea tree oil is even used to get rid of mildew and mold within kitchen and bathroom surfaces and can help prevent the spread of infections such as ringworm and staph.
Tea tree oil is great because it is non-toxic and is readily available both online and at local pharmacies. The oil is typically anywhere from 7-20 dollars in price and will last you a long time and can be used by for many skin conditions.
- Keep the affected area covered
- Keep the affected area dry
- Apply ringworm oils here daily
- Ensure your laundering clothing
- Change clothing daily
- Take epsom salt baths
- Drink lots of water