how to treat candida on skin?
Candida is a type of fungus that can cause an infection in your skin. Here are some tips on how to treat candida on skin:
- Wash the infected area with soap and water. Be sure to cleanse the area thoroughly, especially between the toes.
- Apply an antifungal cream or ointment to the area. There are many over-the-counter antifungal creams available. If the infection is severe, your doctor may prescribe a prescription-strength cream.
- Keep the area dry. Rinse off any soap residue and then dry the area well before putting on clothing or shoes.