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Natural Douches for Female Yeast Infection Treatment

A yeast infection can be a very serious issue for many people, but especially for women. One the most trusted ways to combat infectjons in the intimate areas, however, is douching. Here are some effective douches using materials that yo cna find in most homes that can help get rid of even the most stubborn yeast infection. To find out more, please visit

1. Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) for Yeast Infection

You can also use white vinegar for this but ACV has more healthy properties if it is organic and features the “mother.” ACV is acidic and it works against yeast infection because fungus has a hard time surviving in an acidic environment. It also helps to restore normal pH levels. Always dilute the vinegar before using it as a douche (one part vinegar to one part water for example)

2. Tea Tree Oil for Yeast Infection

Tea tree oil can be diluted with water and used as a douche, Tea tree oil is an effective antifungal and excellent against womens yeast infection. It can be a little irritating in the beginning. Mix 8 ounces distilled water with 8 drops pure tea tree oil, soak a tampon, insert into the affected area and leave overnight. Repeat as needed.

3. Aloe Vera Juice for Yeast Infection

Aloe vera juice (or gel) can be used as a douche in order to relieve burning or itching. You can use it undiluted or diluted in water (3 teaspoons mixed with half a pint of water).

Aloe vera is both an antifungal and antibacterial and can also help eliminate various digestive issues.

4. Yogurt for Yeast Infection

Yogurt that contains live cultures can be used to combat yeast infection as a douche. You can also use the powder form of these live cultures mixed with water as a douche.


5. Hydrogen Peroxide for Yeast Infection

Hydrogen peroxide for yeast infection is another great yeast infection treatment at home. Using 3 percent food grade hydrogen peroxide, mix one ounce with 11 ounces distilled water and use as a douche.

These are just some of the ways to use a natural douche as a natural yeast infection treatment. For more on treating yeast infections naturally from the inside out which is the most effective and long lasting way, click here.