Very often in the family from adults who have this disease, it is transmitted to the children. In people with strong immune systems, the fungus may be a long time to manifest. And its spread can contribute to hypothermia, prolonged stop in the wet and warm environment, wearing uncomfortable shoes made from artificial materials.

If you suspect the nail fungus, and it is often accompanied by an unpleasant odor from the feet, with discomfort in various spots and other symptoms, you must consult a specialist – dermatologist who can diagnose and prescribe treatment. But you can try to cure the nail fungus folk remedies:

- 1 teaspoon of dimethyl phthalate mixed with 1 table. a tablespoon of 70% vinegar, or 1 table. spoon of oil, add in mixture of 1 egg. The prepared ointment store in refrigerator. RUB it on the areas affected by the fungus, wrap with cellophane and put on socks or gloves. If the disease is neglected, the ointment should keep for 3-4 days without removing. After the treatment the nails will go, and in their place will grow healthy;

- Kombucha is also a great helper. Take a piece of it, apply to the place of moulds, wrap with cellophane and top with a bandage and leave overnight. In the morning rinse your finger in a weak solution of potassium permanganate and cut off all the excess;

- dilute acetic acid (70%) mixed with water. Mix in the liquid a small amount of heavy dough and place on a slice to the nail, glue the plasters. After a few days the affected nail will disappear, and its place will be healthy;

- crush the raspberries and mix it with alcohol, apply to the affected area. Just before that don't forget to steam your nails in a weak solution of potassium permanganate. Do not worry if after the treatment the nails and the skin around it will turn red.