Athlete’s foot is caused by moisture. A fungus grows in the moisture and your feet get infected with it. It can even be caught by showering in a public gym shower. I would recommend just going home to shower.
There are many herbs which can help to get rid of this fungal infection. You may want to try these home remedies, as they are much better at healing your feet. Use these herbs and your athlete’s foot will clear up soon.
Calendula can be used to heal the damaged skin as a result of the infection. Use calendula cream on your feet if you have some skin damage.
Since this is a microbial infection, using olive leaf extract is a great idea. Olive leaf extract is a great anti-fungal. It will kill the fungus that is causing the infection. It really works so give it a try.
Tea tree oil is a known antiviral, anti-fungal, and antibacterial. It can clear up this infection in no time at all. Just apply it to the infected skin and it will kill the fungus fast. It also gets rid of the itching and burning in the process.
Thyme oil is also an anti-fungal. It can get rid of fungus infections for you.
Have a cup of Pau d’ Arco tea. It is an antibacterial tea that when drank, can help clear up any bacterial infections you may be experiencing.
Another great antibacterial and anti-fungal is Goldenseal. Pour some of this powder into your socks each morning and you can expect the infection gone soon. It works great at killing the athlete’s foot causing fungus.