We are faced with one of the most frequent infections, so much so that it is stimulated that all people will suffer at some time in their life. This is known as candidiasis, caused by a yeast-like fungus named Candida albicans, which is generated – and found – in a completely natural way in the mouth, digestive tract, skin and vagina (but In small quantities). In fact, when this fungus multiplies by different and multiple factors, it is when it produces and appears the infection.
Its symptoms vary depending on where the infection occurred. So if for example it affects the vaginal area, and it is a vaginal candidiasis, it causes an annoying itching and burning sensation, redness and edema of the labia minora (which can pass to the labia majora). However, when it affects the mouth, appears what is known as muguet, which manifests as whitish creamy plaques, with red, shiny and smooth tongue.
Natural vaginal washings for candidiasis
In case of vaginal candidiasis, and always following the medical advice prescribed by the gynecologist, in a complementary way you can opt for natural vaginal washes, which help in relieving the symptoms caused by candidiasis, and are useful to get the infection Forward more quickly. We explain below 2 natural vaginal washes ideal in this sense.
1. Natural vaginal lavage with laurel and propolis
Ingredients, what do you need ?:
-5 bay leaves
-5 leaves of horehound white
-15 drops of propolis
-Half liter of water
Steps to develop this remedy:
Boil in a saucepan the equivalent of half a liter of water. When the water reaches the boiling point add the bay leaf and white horehound in the indicated amounts, leaving to boil for 5 minutes. After this time turn off the heat, cover and leave in infusion for 10 minutes. Then add the drops of propolis.
2. Natural vaginal wash with baby oil
Especially when vaginal candidiasis causes irritation and burning, it is possible that you prefer to choose to do natural vaginal washings with other recommended natural products, such as baby oil. Of course, for the vaginal wash to be as effective as possible, it is very important that the oil be as natural as it is organic, that it does not contain chemical compounds among its ingredients, and that it has marigold.
Vaginal washings for candidiasis
How to do natural vaginal washes?
There are two useful ways to do the natural vaginal washes that we have indicated previously:
-You can perform a vaginal bath, repeating several days.
-Or apply the vaginal wash with the help of a rubber expert, which will help the remedy to reach the entire vagina. Likewise, it is advisable to repeat several successive days.