If you notice your child some changes on the nails – spots, stripes, bulges, cracks – try not to delay treatment to the doctor-mycologist and pediatrician. It's not so trivial as you might think. If it's fungal, then you can run it and treat then for many months, but if the child simply lacks any vitamins then you'll know exactly what you need to give it vitamins, and do not lubricate with anything nails.
To cure fungus, you have to act in three directions. First, you need to eliminate the factors that can contribute to the appearance of the fungus. So, if the fungus got into Slippers, it is better to throw them away, other shoes to disinfect, clean and do a thorough cleaning of the apartment. The second direction is the application of ointments that will stop the inflammation around the nail; the third, appropriate antifungal drugs topical (i.e. directly on the nail) and systemic (ingestion) actions. Creams, ointments and sprays that treat the nails from fungal diseases, a lot. But, again, don't try to buy everything before find out the type of fungus and its sensitivity to different drugs.
If you do decide to turn to traditional medicine, you can try these recipes: Grate (or crush) the garlic and mix it with butter (1:1), and then apply this mixture to the nail.Dissolve a teaspoon of sea salt in a liter of water and immerse the nails of the child in this solution in the evening for 15 minutes in about 10 days.Collect the resin apricot and pour a glass of vodka; place it in a dark place for three days. The affected nails should be well lubricated with the mixture every night for a month. Cut the nails as regrowth. Instead of apricot resin is possible to apply the old unrefined sunflower oil.Take a small piece of Kombucha, apply it at night to the affected nail, the finger bandage. In the morning peel off the softened piece of nail. Do it till complete cure.Nail fungus also propose to cure the common solution coffee: pour in a bowl 50 grams of coffee and pour hot water. Dip there fingers or toes. The healers promise the disappearance of the fungus after three treatments.