How To Treat a Yeast Infection Naturally

A yeast infection is an unwelcome combination of itching, irritation, and discharge. It may also cause a burning sensation during intercourse or when urinating. Get on with your day and naturally get rid of a yeast infection.

You will need

  • Yogurt
  • Tampons
  • Garlic
  • Douche
  • Dropper bottle
  • Tea tree oil
  • Isopropyl rubbing alcohol
  • Doctor

Step 1 Eat yogurt Eat yogurt containing live bacteria. The bacteria will combat your infection.

Step 2 Use yogurt and tampon Dip a tampon in plain, unsweetened yogurt and insert the tampon into your vagina. Repeat 2 times a day until the symptoms disappear.

Step 3 Use garlic Insert a clove of garlic into your vagina at night and remove it in the morning. Repeat a second night if the itch has not gone away.

Step 4 Douche Douche once a day for one week with 10 drops of a solution that combines 1 teaspoon tea tree oil and 1 teaspoon isopropyl rubbing alcohol mixed into 1 pint of water.

Step 5 Seek a doctor Consult a doctor if vaginal discharge lasts longer than seven days, your symptoms recur, or you have a bloody discharge, abdominal pain, fever, or increased urination.