Athlete’s Foot

ways to treat athlete's foot with an essenital oil
Athlete's Foot

How to Use Essential Oils to Cure Athlete’s Foot

If you regularly experience sweaty feet, athlete’s foot could be a problem for you. The good news is that natural remedies such as essential oils are a cost-effective way to treat a toe fungus. They add a nice-smelling fragrance and healthy look too! Medically known as tinea pedis, athlete’s foot is a common problem in the United States. The fungi are most active in warm, moist, and dark environments like shoes, sneakers and public leisure […]

Does athlete's foot cause fungal nail infections?
Athlete's Foot

Is Toenail Fungus Caused by Athlete’s Foot?

Athlete’s foot and toenail fungus are common health ailments. According to a research paper published by the U.S National Library of Medicine, a fungus is a reason for up to 50 percent of all nail diseases. If left untreated, foot fungus could lead to additional complications. While athlete’s foot may seem like a minor irritation, it can ‘potentially’ cause toenail fungus which is much more difficult to treat. And there are further health concerns. In […]

How to determine a skin condition that affects the feet
Athlete's Foot

How to Tell the Difference between Foot Eczema and Athlete’s Foot

You may not be concerned about your feet until you notice that there’s a problem. Many different conditions affect the feet, like eczema and athlete’s foot. But, these conditions have different symptoms and need to be treated differently. You can tell the difference because eczema causes inflammation and affects the skin. The most significant difference between these two conditions is that athlete’s foot is a fungal infection. Eczema is an inflamed skin condition. It has […]

Why is the skin sore and red between my toes?
Athlete's Foot

How to Prevent the Skin Peeling between My Toes

Having skin that is peeling between your toes is more common than you may think. This kind of problem can easily cause soreness and discomfort for anyone dealing with it. If you’ve experienced this before, or on a daily basis, knowing more about what causes it is essential. For some people, peeling skin between the fingers and toes is the result of environmental factors. So, it’s easy to ignore it most of the time. Unfortunately, […]

What's the best over the counter athlete's foot cream?
Athlete's Foot

Top 10 Non Prescription Athlete’s Foot Creams, Powders, & Treatments

Athlete’s foot, known as tinea pedis, is a fungal infection. Symptoms include burning, stinging, itchiness, and blistering. It affects the feet, particularly between the toes and the soles, and is highly contagious. It can even spread to your toenails if left alone. You don’t have to be an ‘athlete’ to get this infection. People can get it from going barefoot in public pools, taking showers at the gym, pedicures, wearing sweaty shoes, and a variety of other reasons. As it’s […]