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Treating a Fungal Infection of the Breast – Home Remedies for Yeast Infections Under the Breasts

August 13, 2019

[Music] treating a fungal infection of the breast one recognize a fungal infection the most common places for fungal infections to occur on the body are in warm moist places where there is little light the inframammary fold is the area under the breast this area is well suited for fungus to grow the most common type of fungus that causes an infection under the breast is a yeast called Candida this is the same yeast or Candida that causes vaginal infections and yeast infections in the mouth called thrush there are no serious long-term consequences of a candida infection on depth are the breasts other than a darkening of the skin which can be permanent and the possibility that the condition will spread to look for a rash the rash associated with the fungal infection under the breasts can vary in appearance the rash occurs in areas where the breast tissue Falls against the skin of the upper stomach or chest area most often the rash will be pink to red in color eg have areas that are growing outward and contains small bumps especially a long areas where there are hair follicles such as under the arm the rash is sometimes referred to as an inter trigger rash intertrigo is an area of the skin that is inflamed and occurs in places that are warm moist and wear to skin areas press against each other the rash associated with intertrigo can be caused by a fungus bacteria or prolong the exposure to moisture there is usually an odor present the odor is caused by persistent moisture and the breakdown of healthy skin tissue 3 treat the condition treating a fungal infection was associated intertrigo under the breasts can be accomplished by altering the environment that is promoting the growth of the fungus and by using an antifungal medication prescribed by your doctor to alter the environment take steps to avoid the skin folds pressing against one another and prevent the accumulation of moisture be sure you have a bra that fits well and prevents your breast tissue from resting against the skin of your upper stomach or chest area if needed use a dry and clean cloth or sterile dressing pad placed it to the base of your bra to absorb any excess moisture and prevent the skin layers from touching wear a clean bright each day also a wear loose-fitting tops that are made of breathable fabric like cotton remove your bra whenever possible place a clean dry towel or dressing pad between the skins folds for men avoid wearing tight shirts and shirts made of fabric that causes you to sweat more consider wearing cotton undershirts to help absorb moisture for take steps to drive the area be sure you thoroughly dried the area under your breasts after bathing it may be helpful to avoid dressing immediately after bathing take time to allow fresh air to access the affected areas of skin lie back on the bed or stand in front of a fan to allow the skin foes to be thoroughly dried before dressing 5 apply luminol acid 8 topically 5 percent aluminum acid 8 is available over-the-counter as either packets or tablets that are dissolved in water to make a solution commonly known as Bureaus solution this is a solution commonly used to treat skin irritations and acts as a drying agent to help prevent the rash from spreading as with all products check with your doctor if you have any concerns about treating the area at home seeking medical advice is always an appropriate step mix the packets or dissolve the tablets according to the package directions and apply the soap topically to the rash area soak a clean cloth in the solution and applied to the rash area for 15 to 30 minutes once you have soaked a cloth in the solution and applied it to the affected skin do not reuse it repeat the procedure three times a day once you have removed a cloth from the area allow the area to thoroughly air dry before getting dressed discontinue use if the area becomes more irritated or if there is any sign of an allergic reaction to the use of the topical soap signs of an allergic reaction include a rush for on the area being treated hives blistering or excessive itching continued use of the product beyond what is recommended in the product literature may result in excessive drying of the skin 6 use topical antifungal products using anti-fungal agents that are available over-the-counter can help to treat the area common topical products available without a prescription include clotrimazole and makan Isola cream stronger products used to treat fungal infections of the skin including mystogan topical powder require a prescription 7 seek medical attention if the topical approaches do not work within a few weeks the condition gets worse or the itching interferes with your daily routine see your doctor you may need a prescription-strength product or possibly an oral medication in combination with the use of topical products 8 treat both mom and baby if priests feeding in some cases either the mom or the infant may develop a candida yeast or fungal infection and Pasi infection back and forth until both parties are effectively treated if priests feeding the rash from the candida will be along the area of the nipple Imam and will be in the infant’s mouth commonly known as thrush treat the thrush in the infant and the subsequent Candida infection on the breasts by seeking medical attention see your doctor or your pediatrician to obtain a prescription strength medication Jerry saw the condition in both mom and infant [Music]

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