The name of this condition can make you cringe. It can make you imagine a parasitic infection. But it’s not. It’s actually a fungal skin infection that’s quite contagious.
Otherwise known as tinea corporis, ringworm is similar to other fungal infections like athlete’s foot, jock itch and ringworm of the scalp, as it is also spread through skin-to-skin contact with someone who has this infection. You can make use of an anti-fungal medication to treat this problem. But if you’d like to go for the safer route, which is the natural way, here are some home remedies that you’d want to try.