Because ringworm is a fungus it must be treated with
antifungals. Tea tree oil and oregano
oil are known to treat fungals
(Tinea Corporis): Teen information Overview
Tinea infections are fungal infections
of the skin; they are often called ringworm, though
there is no worm involved, because the infection
can look like a ring-shaped rash on the skin."
is not caused by a worm. It is caused by a fungus...Ringworm
is contagious. It spreads when you have skin-to-skin
contact with a person or animal that has it. It can
also spread when you share things like towels, clothing,
or sports gear. You can also get ringworm
by touching an infected dog or cat, although this
form of ringworm is not common."
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