Diaper rash between the toes and smell: how to treat
How to treat diaper rash between the toes?
About the diaper rash you will know the characteristic redness of the skin, itching, plaque, bleeding rashes, unpleasant smell. To provoke the appearance of such symptoms can fungal infection, improper shoes, lack of hygiene. If rash on legs not treated, the disease can become chronic. In addition, you may join the bacterial infection that complicate the disease.
- Causes of
- Folk remedies
Diaper rash between the toes may appear for different reasons. Moreover, the problem itself has several forms (see photo). Often this disease develops on the background of provoking external influence – the debate of the skin in a non-hygroscopic shoes made of artificial materials, the friction of the fingers due to the narrowness of the Shoe (especially between the little finger and 4th finger).
Often diaper rash between the toes appears on the background of excessive sweating. In this case, the constant warm and humid environment in this place becomes favorable conditions for reproduction of the fungus.
The development of fungal diseases and the emergence of diaper rash is caused by the following factors:
- insufficient hygiene of the feet;
- prolonged wearing of shoes with rubber;
- obesity (such people more you sweat);
- fungus between toes often appears after visiting saunas, swimming pools, questionable beauty salons;
- shoes made of imitation leather;
- hyperhidrosis (severe sweating contributes to the fact that the interdigital folds on the legs constantly high humidity);
- immunodeficiency States;
- various allergic reactions;
- diseases of the cardiovascular system;
- diabetes mellitus;
- if the skin between the toes is injured, it promotes the penetration of infection;
- metabolic and endocrine disorders in the body.
First of all, you need to protect feet and toes from mechanical impact air-tight close shoes. Therefore, when such a problem of the feet, treatment should start with the selection of quality comfortable shoes.
If the skin on the feet often rot, you must make it a daily proper care. Every day in the evening feet it is advisable to steam in the soda-soap trays. Baking soda and soap have not only disinfecting, but also local antiseptic effect. After these procedures, the legs carefully wiped and put on their prescription cream. Usually doctors recommend:
- zinc drying ointment;
- various tar paste;
- baby powder;
- special children’s creams;
- a solution of boric acid;
- pasta Teymurova;
- dries and disinfects the skin light infrared lamp.
Important! The maximum effect is achieved in the treatment of diaper rash anti-inflammatory and wound-healing ointments «Panthenol» and «Levomekol». You can also use a balm «Lifeguard».
If the cause of the disease was the fungus before you treat between the toes the fungus and diaper rash, consult a doctor. Only a specialist can accurately determine the causative agent and most effective treatment. Usually prescribed antifungal drugs for local use. They should be handled interdigital area.
Treatment of diaper rash between the toes can be carried out using the recipes of traditional medicine. Below we give a few simple recipes:
More effective treatment is carried out by means of multicomponent on the basis of:
Very effective for diaper rash, cracking and skin damage is the infusion of yarrow. For its preparation you will need 60 g of dry grass and 0.35 liter of boiling water. The grass is placed in the thermos and fill with boiling water. Insist hour in a closed form. After straining the infusion can be used to wash the affected skin.