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Bleach for ringworm, ring worm

Bleach is very good at killing the fungus that is causing the problem. Simply dab the affected are with a cotton ball that has been mistuned with bleach twice a day. The bleach should not burn you, however do look for any allergic reaction. Reports are that the ringworm will be gone in as quick as 2 days.

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You decide on the strength of the bleach you use. You need to be responsible. Below are some guidelines

Fast treatment (1-2 Days)
100% Bleach
- Burning
- Scars

Quick treatment (2-4 Days)
- 50% Bleach
- 50% Warm Water

Normal Treatment (3-6 Days)
- 2 Cups Water
- 1/3 Cup Bleach

Safe, Slow Treatment (1 Week+)
- 3 Cups Water
- 1/3 Cup Bleach


Visitors comments

i have spent years in the medical profession and so i ahve experience . i have treated many cases of ring worm and the bleach theory is false as it only clears the top layer of the ring worm as it can be deep into the skin cells if you aply bleach it penetrates the skin if you leave it it will start to burn a whole it may scar or worst case senario actually work the fungi further into the skin until it hit muscle and gradually eat away at the muscle my advice would be to see a Dr and get a natral remedy this can come in the form of gels,cream,bathsoak or tablet DO NOT USE BLEACH!
JUST TAPE IT Comments By: JIGGA on 2008-02-21
Lamisil then clear tape over it!
trying it rite now Comments By: Tee on 2008-02-27
okay guyz im a honest mayne its its feb -27-08.

i will not start the "expermint"

i will inform the WHOLE WORLD if it works.

starting now

ill be on this site for 3 days TOP to see if it works.

damn balls... Comments By: fungikiller on 2008-03-02
my scrotum is affected with this damnn fungus.. it almost covered it until its been years since i knew it was ringworm but its already large.. i tried anti fungal creams and powders... it just dried my skin.. very dry.. and still a red.. but the edges of the skin is still peeling.. so it means the fungi is still present and its lighter.. i try the bleach treatment 2 hours ago.. and it burns like helll!!!... love it..
very dry.. Comments By: needhelp on 2008-03-02
its very dry and no bumps but its still lighter and the edges of the skin still peels.. what will i do?..
we'll see Comments By: mother of 4 on 2008-03-04
well it worked on my sons face with a little help from over the counter meds for fungus burned a little but wasn't anything terrible.now my daughter has one on her arm and its taking a little longer than thr 2 days for my son so i tried hiolding it on for about 30 sec before taking it off ......piont being i would recommend clorox bleach it really works
we will see Comments By: tlcooper on 2008-03-08
I have a case of ringworms on both of my knees. I put the bleach on there, but do I need to cover them up with a bandage?
IM BACK!! Comments By: Tee. i was the tester. Feb 27. look up for me on 2008-03-11

WARNING: when you dab the bleach cotton ball on ur ringworm. DO NOT LEAVE IT THERE for long.

Just leave it for about 10 - 30 seconds.

and repeat steps daily till ringworm is gone

mines is. im shure am happy =D

but i left miens on for 10 MINUTES.

and it left a horiiable scare.

buti like the scar its in a shape of a heart.




i also heard that CLEAR NAIL POLISH kills the ringworm really fast and makes it look like it wasnt ever there!


Please HELP!!! Scalp Ringworm Comments By: Ringworm Fighter on 2008-03-14
I have scalp ringworm and I have been on antibiotics for 2 weeks with lamisil tablets 250 mg. It doesnt look like its working, How can I treat it with a topical solution?
BLEACH! BEACH! BLEACH! Comments By: Erica on 2008-03-19
Don't listen to people who say things like, "Bleach?! OMG, don't use that!". My doctor gave me some antifungal cream, but it actualy made it worse. Bleach dries the ringworm out faster than anything I've tried before. Remember, thats the main thing you have to worry about. Just try it, it doesn't burn at all..What do you have to lose?
Bleach is Scary Comments By: Doug on 2008-03-23
I just had my first ever case of ringworm at age 46. It was just above the knee on the inner thigh. Ironically this came just after my first ever case of jockitch. I'm sure they were connected.
Anyway, I tried over the counter stuff then the prescription creams...nothing. It didn't itch and it wasn't spreading but it also wasn't going away.
After much online research I first tried the apple cider vinegar treatment. It didn't work. In fact, it got worse!
So then I decided bleach was the answer. I used it full strength on the first day...about 5 minutes then washed it off...3 times. It burned A LOT! But I fugured, like a previous poster said, be a man! I dropped that crap on day two and used a diluted version. (about 4 to 1 h2o - bleach). It still burned A LOT! I suffered through the burn for a third day. By then, the affected area was basically wrecked! Redder than ever and feeling like I had dropped hot oil on it. I fried my skin! It's apparent that I have very sensitive skin but this is really something. Today is day 3 since burning my skin off! Right now I'm dealing with what is basically a bad burn. Very raw, scabby, with oozing...not pretty! I'm treating it with antibiotic ointment and letting it get air as much as possible. I wear long pants at work. Pants touching this wound is like stabbing it with an ice pick! So I have to wrap it all up in gauze pads while working.
So, my point in all this is...BE CAREFUL! If you have sensitive skin like me and want to try bleach, dilute it a lot more than I did and watch it close. You don't want to deal with what I'm dealing with! The ringworm may be gone. I just don't know yet. I guess we'll see when this burn heals.
Good Luck!

Givin it a try! Comments By: Chemical Test Bunny! on 2008-03-24
Just got this freakin shit from a friends dirty ass pussy!... Cat that is! lol
And I personally do not trust creams or lotions, they rarely work very fast if at all. I usually use rubbing alcohol to clean cuts infections of all sorts. So when I heard this bleach remedy, it didn't sound far off.
Just applied a 2 parts bleach/ 5 parts water solution. No burning @ all. I'm thinkin everyone complaining about burning has been scratching at @ it. Broken irritated skin... then add household chemical? You do the math... Anywho! I left it on for about 5-6min. Dried out the whole area.... But this is good. Fungi grows in moist areas... Aint moist no more you little fungi bastards! To top it off I sprayed anti fungal powder foot spray on it. Since I washed off the bleach, the powder will absorb any moisture on the skin, along with being for foot fungi, this will surely be a plus...
I'll let you know how it goes! Oh, and I bet the scaring everyone is talking about is from the bleach being applied to the open wound after scratching it as well.
I, have not scratched it as of yet! So if I'm not burning, (im not) and I'm obviously not have any allergic reactions (and I have sensitive skin) then I think the scratched open skin is the only thing I wild not apply bleach to. But hey thats just my opinion. I'll let you all know how this works out... But it is already looking better, and thats 30min so far...
I think it's going to work great!

March 24th 11:15am 2008 Comments By: Chemical Test Bunny! on 2008-03-24
This is when I started the test above!
tried it... Comments By: Mrs. Michelle =] on 2008-03-25
i got ringworm two weeks ago from a filthy hot tub here at our new apartment.
The tub look sketchy but the hubby&I just decided to get it BAD IDEA...
i got one on my leg. We used, peroxide,an antibacterial spray similar to Lysol. & what do you know within a day or 2. It dried up and started to scab away.
But little did i know that before we put all this stuff on, it would stick on everything! we thought we washed everything, [[bathing suits, blankets,& towels]] I FORGET, to toss out the body scrubber i have to exfoliate my face.

SO on Sunday, come back from my wonderful beach weekend, and take a shower
& use the god dang scrubber.

&&& NOWWW i have a gorgeous little sucker on my chin. It sucks, i cried for an hour. I love my face!! I even freak out when i have a pimple. SO with that being said.
I've been doing the same thing. Peroxide, and i tried the foot fungal cream, but it got worse after i did that!
do not put creams on it!! duh! these suckers need moisture to survive!! think about it!
So i was scared, i thought i much rather have a scar that FUNGUS!! anyday. even if its on my chin =/ so i got a q tip, rinsed it a lil bit, & dip it in BLEACH, like the original kind, for laundry & household things... & rinse it once more.

I dabbed it on the stupid ringworm & its been a couple minutes now & its drying out!!! wooo, its starting to look like its scabbing! so i'm excited.

I'll let you know how things progress.

you dont need to buy expensive creams.

bleach works :/ PART TWO Comments By: Mrs. Michelle on 2008-04-04
okay so the stupid ringworm officially died.
i finally figured out what had killed it the first time!!! the stupid antibacterial spray the LYSOL one!!!

Bleach helped kill the ringworm but it was way to strong for my sensitive skin
so now i have burn on my chin.

dilute your bleach alot more
i dabbed mine in regular bleach with a q tip and then ran it under running water then applied it for 15 seconds. EVEN THAT WASNT ENOUGH!!! soo be careful people!!!

SUCKS!! Comments By: Linds on 2008-04-09
SO i moved into my own place and for easter i bought myself a kitten!(i'm a big cat lover,plus i went through a lot to get her approved by my apartment complex)So i was soo excited to have her, but i noticed just after a few days of having her she was losing her fur. i took her to the vet and of course it was RINGWORM! i wanted to die! just a couple days after that i developed a spot on my arm. =[ then i got sick w/ a cold, and my immune system was down, so now my ARMS & CHIN are broke out w/ ringworm! EKKKKK! i hate it, and i work in a doctors office where i see patients all day and they have to see that crap on my face! =[ i have been putting antifungal cream on it, but when i read bout bleach treatment, you bet your ass i'm gonna try it!! i went home and put straight bleach on all my spots even my chin, and it already looks like its drying up! i'm soo excited! Now if it only worked the same for the cat!haha Everyone should use the bleach for their ringworm!

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