We all know that toenail fungus is a fungal disease that attacks the nail by separating it from the nail bed. This can be painful and real unaesthetic, especially during summer when its sandals season.
It’s very important to treat toenail fungus from its firsts symptoms, otherwise you may risk spreading it to the others nails. Ok, this can be easily with the perfect medication, but I have other dilemma!
How long does it take to cure toenail fungus?
Most specialists say that it takes a few weeks to a few months, depending on the infection and the treatment you’re using. Besides, you have to wait for a new and healthy nail to grow in place.
Which is the best medication for toenail fungus?
Well, there are a lot of ways in treating toenail fungus, but the most frequent combination is topical antifungals alongside with oral antifungals. The fungus must be dispersed from inside-out for complete healing.
However, there are a lot of natural remedies that can treat toenail fungus effectively, but the healing process will last longer.
It’s important to know that killing the fungus, won’t repair the nail, but it will prevent its spreading to other nails. Unfortunately, you have to wait for a couple of months to grow naturally.
Another important aspect about prevention is to keep your nails clean and dry. Wear the right footwear alongside with cotton socks.
If toenail fungus attacked your feet, you should act immediately to kill the fungus and prevent its spreading!
How to treat toenail fungus?
Lately, I read some articles about Vicks VapoRub effectiveness for toenail fungus. It seems that this cough topical remedy is really effective in exterminating this fungus. Even is not written on the label, Vicks VapoRub can treat toenail fungus as fast as any other antifungal.
You can give it a try, as it follows:
Apply a small amount of Vicks VapoRub on the affected toenail twice a day, and wrap it with a bandage. Let it act. Don’t expect miracles after the first use! As any other topical ointment, Vicks VapoRub will exterminate the fungus in a few weeks.