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Toenail fungus remedies     

Your nail is a horn-like structure at the end of your finger or toe made of a tough protein called keratin. Many facture can lead to nail diseases, but the major enemies of nails are water, cold, aggressive manicures, detergents, certain solvents, allergic substances, and trauma. Sometimes, however, the nails can be attacked by microscopic organisms: fungi, bacteria, and others. This can lead - in certain individuals - to toenail fungus. While there a variety of drugs of the market to treat your nail fungus, some people choose to use herbal remedies - toenail fungus remedies (or nail fungus remedies).

Before considering nail fungus remedies, it is important to know that nail diseases caused by fungus are difficult to treat due to the location of the fungi under the nail. It’s hard to get medication to reach and get rid of them. The fungi are protected by the nail, and it’s warm, and moist under there. Therefore, you need an herbal remedy that contains a proprietary formulation that can penetrate not only under nails but also your bloodstream. There are plenty of toenail fungus remedies on the market, but the questions that really work? Instead of answering the question, do your own judgment by trying the following nail fungus remedies:  

Application of Essential Tea Tree Oil (also known Melaleuca Oil or Melaleuca alternifolia ) - topical use of tea tree essential oil is used to relieve symptoms of various common skin disorders, including but not limited to Athlete's foot (tinea pedis) and nail fungus (onychomycosis). A multitude of in vitro and in vivo trials justify the antifungal effect of essential tea tree oil. Apply pure essential oil or a preparation containing at least 70 % on affected parts, two to three times per day will help you get rid of the nail fungus. This alternative is one of the best toenail fungus remedies. 

Application of Vicks VapoRub® - some nail fungus sufferers treat their nail fungus by applying this cough remedy on their infected nail. While, no medical studies have been conducted to verify the validity of this remedy, users claim it works for them; therefore, you can give it a try. People who like to try Vicks VapoRub can apply it twice daily on the infected nail. 

Apple Cider Vinegar Foot Bath - Some experts recommend foot baths in (apple cider) vinegar water. Some people have had success with this method; however, it is not validated by medical studies. Soak feet for 15 to 20 minutes in a mixture of one part apple cider vinegar to two parts warm water once a day. If irritation of the skin occurs, reduce the frequency to two or three times a week or lowering the concentration of the mixture.