Kunyit, the Golden Spice, to Get Rid of Skin Fungus

"Historically, kunyit (turmeric) has been used for thousands of years for the treatment of various skin diseases. Kunyit contains antiseptic, antibiotic and antifungal properties that can prevent fungal growth. In addition, kunyit can relieve pain and swelling as well as help heal damaged skin tissue"

Published by : administrator  -  20/02/2020 15:12 WIB

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Skin fungus is a disease caused by a fungal infection of the skin. Skin fungus can grow in moist areas, such as the folds of the armpits, between the fingers, sex organs, and others. Fungus is a type of microorganisms that can reproduce well in water, air, soil, and even in the human body.

Skin fungus are divided into several types, including tinea versicolor, ringworm, scabies, diaper rash, and nail fungus. This disease causes the skin to have white patches. If it is not addressed immediately, it will spread rapidly. In addition to causing itching, skin fungus also causes sufferers to be embarrassed and feel insecure.

To get rid of skin fungus is not difficult, you can use kunyit (turmeric) to fight it. So how do you do it?

Follow this recipe.


  • 20 grams of kunyit (peeled, washed and grated)
  • 2 kemiri/candlenuts (grilled and finely ground)

How to make:

Mix well the ingredients and applied to the affected area. Let stand for 20 minutes. Do it 2 times a day, each morning and evening before taking a bath.



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