Yeast is a condition that is caused by a fungus known as Candida albicans. It can occur naturally on the skin and other parts of the body. When the balance inside the vagina changes, the yeast begins to grow naturally, infecting the vagina. Symptoms of vaginal yeast infection include constant itching and redness of the affected part, white discharge in patches from the vagina and a burning sensation when urinating, and you may also experience pain during sexual intercourse. All these symptoms point to the existence of vaginal yeast infection in your body.
How to cure vaginal yeast naturally:
The best form of treatment for vaginal yeast infection is the use of natural home remedies, which have been proven to cure not only the symptoms of yeast infection but also the root cause, so that the possibility of a recurrence disappears. Natural treatment includes:
1. Apple Cider Vinegar Douche: Vinegar contains acid which is very good at fighting yeast infection. You can apply it directly on the infected part, but remember do not use white vinegar, make sure it is apple cider.
2. Plain Yogurt: Yogurt companies have been telling us to keep eating a lot of yogurt simply because they know that yogurt contains a lot of good bacteria, which are important in treating and curing vaginal infection. For this yogurt treatment you will need a tub of plain unsweetened yogurt and some tampons. Take the tampon and dip it into the yogurt before placing it in the vagina. Yogurt helps restore the balance of good bacteria and also helps soothe the area.
3. Tea tree oil: This oil has a lot of antibacterial. And it has been used for years in the treatment of other ailments as well. You can simply place a small amount of oil in the vagina.
4. Garlic: Contains anti fungal properties. To use it, simply place a clove of garlic in the vagina to combat the fungus or infection.
If after tying all this down and nothing works, see a doctor, maybe your infection is not yeast related.