Soothing the Symptoms of a Yeast Infection - 4 Steps to Soothe a Yeast Infection
If you're suffering from a yeast infection I have good news for you, you can starting right now begin to soothe symptoms of a yeast infection using some easy to find natural treatments. Of course as much as soothing the symptoms of a yeast infection might feel good the real solution is in eliminating the infection itself which I'll discuss at the end.
So here are some of the many things you can try to achieve natural relief.
1. Go bottomless - That's right no bottoms, means more air flow and more air flow means no yeast. Keep this up and you'll end your yeast infection in half the time. Also avoid sitting for extended periods of time as this can cause greater irritation by blocking air flow and creating a moist environment that the yeast love.
2. Use Chickweed - Say what? Chickweed ointment is a highly effective natural anti-itch cream which can soothe symptoms of a yeast infection very rapidly. Apply at least 2 times a day.
3. Use Yogurt - Rub yogurt onto the affected areas and into the vagina to achieve the best results. This works best if you can freeze the yogurt into a popsicle or ice cube and apply it directly to reduce swelling and eliminate the infection.
4. Apply slippery elm powder - Slippery Elm Bark is a natural herbal remedy which can help reduce irritation of all kinds. Typically used for sore throats this home remedy works incredibly well for vaginal yeast infections also. Mix the powder into some water and apply 2-3 times daily.