How to Kill Fungus With Peppermint Oil


Peppermint oil is used to cure many ailments, such as eliminating bad breath, easing an upset stomach, curing muscle aches and killing bacteria and fungus. Peppermint oil can be used full strength if you are not consuming it. If you must consume the peppermint oil, it is better to dilute it with water or take a peppermint oil capsule. Peppermint oil can be purchased at most health food stores and is relatively inexpensive

Things You'll Need

  • Peppermint oil
  • Water
  • Squirt bottle

Fungus on Objects

  • Fill your squirt bottle with a cup of water.

  • Add 4 to 5 drops of peppermint oil to your water. Swirl the squirt bottle to mix.

  • Spray the fungus liberally with the peppermint oil mixture. Repeat twice a day, every day until the fungus dies.

Fungus on Your Body

  • Apply a few drops of peppermint oil to your fingers.

  • Rub the peppermint oil over the fungus on your body. Use a circular motion and a pressure that you find comfortable. Allow the oil to set for about 30 minutes.

  • Wash the peppermint oil away. Repeat every day until the fungus is gone.

Tips & Warnings

  • Peppermint oil is also know to kill thrush and yeast infections.
  • Do consume peppermint oil without diluting it first.

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