3. Coconut oil
Coconut oil has well reputed antifungal properties which can target organisms causing the condition. To use, apply coconut oil externally to the affected area three times every day or mix an equal amount of coconut oil with cinnamon oil. Apply the oil blend to the affected skin to stop the spread of the infection.
Virgin coconut oil has lauric acid along with other active ingredients that target the infective agents on the skin. The oil also acts as a non-irritating protective barrier on the site of the infection.