June 2017 tea tree oil for nail fungus picture

Nail Fungus Update, June 2017

Products used: tea tree oil & coconut oil AM, urea cream PM I am happy to report that after switching back to tea tree oil, my nails are looking fantastic again. I am so glad I switched back.  Tea tree oil all the way! The right big toenail which has been so problematic is really showing progress again!  Woo hoo! …

Nail Fungus Update, April 2017

Products used: 1 part thyme oil to 5 parts coconut oil AM, urea cream PM For over a year, I have been experimenting with various other treatments besides the first one I tried (tea tree oil, coconut oil, Kerasal Nail). After three months of using thyme oil, I have concluded that neither it nor anything else I’ve used up to …

Nail Fungus Update, December 2016

Products used: 1 part thyme oil to 5 parts coconut oil AM, urea cream PM In November, I went on a trip to Israel with some folks from my church.  As a single guy, I shared a room with my pastor’s brother in law from California.  I didn’t want to offend a stranger with the constant smell of strongly scented oils, so …

nail fungus update June 2016

Nail Fungus Update, June 2016

Products used:  Coconut oil AM, Terbinafine cream and urea cream PM As you can see I had to cut down the right big toenail that I mentioned in the last post.  Still experimenting, I tried putting only coconut oil on my toes in the daytime, and a mixture of urea and terbinafine cream before I went to bed. Although I had been fussing around with …

Picture of my nails almost healed

Nail Fungus Update, May 2016

Products used:  Terbinafine cream and urea cream, AM and PM This new method of using only urea and terbinafine creams seemed to be working well, since I got to cut this toenail normally for the first time in 10 years. And here is what the  nails looked like before.  Awful! However, take a look at the right big toenail in …

April 2016 update

Nail Fungus Update, April 2016

Products used:  Terbinafine cream and urea cream, AM and PM   More confusion.  At this point I decided that I needed some kind of combination of two or more different products.  After all, I had tried everything individually and didn’t seem to get results.  Never mind the fact that in the last picture, it was actually starting to work.  However, I …

February 2016 update

Nail Fungus Update, February 2016

Products used:  Coconut oil, tea tree oil, kerasal nail and oregano oil – but used one at a time for a month each   After trying the mixture of the tea tree oil, oregano oil and coconut oil for a while, I became tired and impatient, and sort of lost my motivation to keep things scientific.  🙁 I decided to try each …

Nail fungus toenails Week35b

Nail Fungus Update, August 2015

Products used:  1 part tea tree oil, 1 part oregano oil to 20 parts coconut oil Week 35 At this point, thing were still looking good, but I was getting antsy.  When I first started the treatment, I was applying the tea tree oil really strong and caused some irritation.  Over time I think I slowly decreased the amount of …

Nail fungus update week 24

Nail Fungus Update, June 2015

Products used:  1 part tea tree oil to 20 parts coconut oil AM, Kerasal Nail PM Week 22 So close!  I can’t believe that it has been over 5 months since I started this. Week 23 I want to share part of a great comment from a reader: I wanted to cheer you on and also say that it may …

nail fungus treatment week 18

Nail Fungus Update, May 2015

Products used:  1 part tea tree oil to 20 parts coconut oil AM, Kerasal Nail PM Week 18 I noticed something new this week, the nail beds appear to be fungus free.  When you have toenail fungus, it isn’t just your nail that is infected.  You also have the fungus living down in the soft tissue under your nail, you …