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Treatment of Yeast Infection with Essential Oils

Yeast Infection: 

Yeast Infection is a naturally occurring fungus that inhabits the vagina without causing problems. With a yeast infection, overgrowth causes itching, discharge, and vaginal soreness. In some cases, burning or pain is present with urination or sexual activity. Give essential oils a few days to work; if symptoms persist or worsen, contact your doctor.

Tea Tree Poultice: 

MAKES 1 TREATMENT

Tea tree essential oil is a powerful antiseptic that helps stop bacteria, including yeast overgrowth while easing the itching and discomfort that accompany a yeast infection.

Ingredients: 

Directions: 

  1. In a small glass bowl, add the carrier oil and tea tree essential oil, and stir to combine.
  2. Coat a tampon with the blend and insert it into the vagina, leaving it in place for 1 to 2 hours.
  3. Repeat this treatment every 4 hours as needed.

Myrrh Douche: 

MAKES 1 TREATMENT

Myrrh essential oil stops bacteria, including yeast. You can obtain a douche syringe from your local drugstore or online.

Ingredients: 

  • 4 Ounces Warm Water
  • 6 Drops Myrrh Essential Oil

Directions: 

  1. In a small glass bowl, add the water and myrrh essential oil, and stir to combine.
  2. Draw the blend into a douche syringe and use the syringe according to the manufacturer's instructions.
  3. Repeat this treatment 2 times a day until the yeast infection subsides.
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