Now and then we ask our visitors to submit a home remedy which they found useful for certain conditions.
This time we asked our users to submit us any remedy they used to treat jock itch.
We received an overwhelming response with more than 60 home remedies.
For the benefit of our readers, we went through each of them and selected only those which we thought could be useful to our visitors. The following have been published from all those home remedies. Some of them have been edited to make them more readable by deleting any unnecessary details.
Submitted by John
My groins are wet most of the time, so I need something on a daily basis and even several times a day.
I tried underarm deodorant and washed with Cetaphil antibacterial soap. And all is ok.
Submitted by Guest
You need Gold Bond Medicated Powder, that’s it. Trust me, nothing else. Try it and come here and call me whatever you like. A soooooooooothing relief after the bloody thing is gone.
Submitted by Gerrad
Dab a cotton ball in apple cider vinegar and apply three times a day.
Do not use the white vinegar. Use the natural and raw one. Bear in mind, it must have the mother in it.
I use Bragg Apple Cider Vinegar. I apply it to the affected area and also mix one tablespoon in water and drink it.
Submitted by Tina
Say no to sugar. If you eat a lot of sugary food, cut it or eliminate it altogether. Do not take sugar in your tea and coffee.
Apple Cider Vinegar works but it stinks horrible. I do not know how can you drink it, yikes..
I bought a bottle and my spouse can smell it from three miles away!
Submitted by Khiran
I had some very bad acne and pimple at the back of my neck. These were so sore and irritating. My niece once told me to mix some anti-biotic powder from capsules in olive oil and apply the paste to the neck. It worked wonder and the acne was clear.
When I got jock itch, working on the same formula I mixed probiotic with jojoba oil thinking that probiotic were safer to use than anti-biotic. I applied that paste to the affected area and within 2 days it was so better. Try them man.
Submitted by Baboo
This thing is horrible. It sucks. Try the following and you will see amazing results.
Soak a cotton pad in ACV and apply to the affected area. Get ready for the burning sensation. But it does not last long. Within a few minutes you will feel so good.
Submitted by TQ
I get this thing on and off. It is worse in the summer months. I tried all these home remedies and many many creams. None of them permanently solved the problem.
Last month I came across H-jock itch homeopathic formula which worked wonder.
Great thing is that the formula is homeopathic so it is natural and safe. Also, it immediately provides soothing relief. The solution works through the infection and eradicates it.
There are no scars or discoloration on the skin. The skin looks completely normal. It is easy to use. Just apply a few small drops three times a day.
I don’t know if it will work for everybody. But if it does not work, you can return the empty bottle and get your money back.
Happy to have found it.
Submitted by Achief
Crush a clove of garlic and mix it with honey and spread on bread and eat twice a day.
This is internal.
For external attack wash it with detox soap and apply extra virgin olive oil.
This is a natural and very effective way. No side effects.
Submitted by KQ
I had very bad anal itch which would come and go. Tried several creams and stuff but did not work. I read the 51 benefits of black seed oil and was amazed at this wonderful thing.
I applied the oil to the itchy area and it worked pretty well.
After a few weeks I got jock itch and it immediately came to my mind to try black seed oil. And guess what, viola. It works.
Submitted by Tress
I bought Lotrimin Ultra Antifungal Jock Itch Cream off Amazon and it arrived quick.
Within the first day, there was a big change. I still use it on sparingly. I am relieved.
Submitted by Roma
Tinactin is the only thing that worked for me. You do not have to prepare anything. It is a spray powder and works immediately.
I do not know and do not bother what is in the ingredients. All I am interested is that it works.
For immediate results try Tinactin Jock Itch Spray Powder.
Submitted by Dave
I am a fungal man. I am not joking. I am a fungal man because I get these fungal infection so often. I get them under my toenails. I get them under my arms, my chest, ears, groins and many other areas.
After trying so many things I became skeptical that nothing works. While searching I bumped to see PediFix FungaSoapLiquid.
There were so many reviews. More than 600 hundred people had reviewed it and an overwhelming majority said it worked when nothing else worked.
I thought, I would try it as the last thing. I ordered and it arrived.
I am fungus free. It is so effective. Read the reviews yourself and you will see how it helped so many people.
Submitted by Kiran
I think somebody already mentioned it that homeopathic treatment is the best option. It is cheap and it works. You do not have to go to a homeopath.
Try any homeopathic cream like this homeopathic formula. It works naturally. Also, it can solve the problem forever.
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