This is assuming that the abscess (boil) is in its early stages.
If it has grown large in size, you would probably require a heat therapy to allow it to pop.
You can also vary between applying Betadine cream, Manuka Honey and mustard oil/tumeric solution.
Please note: As the healing rate varies from person to person, follow this treatment for at least 2 weeks straight before jumping to a conclusion.
It is hard work, but try document your progress for better comparison – for e.g.
My daily Dosage: I mixed one tablespoon of Ghee, Minced Garlic and Tumeric with a glass of hot milk and drank it twice daily. I had a tablespoon of manuka honey thrice daily and plenty of warm water to flush toxins. Fruits, Vegetables and Fibre Fruits and vegetables provide the nutrition your body needs to fight the infection.
They are a natural source of vitamins and minerals for body’s immunity and well being.
I used Manuka Honey by Manuka Health with 400 MGO (the higher the better).
It can be purchased through Amazon and other places: ii.
There are plenty of home remedies listed on My Home Remedies. Multiple sitz bath in hot water with Epsom Salt, Dettol and Betadine liquid (a full cap) to remove infection and reduce any (potential) inflammation.
After the bath, it should be ensured that the area is kept dry and clean by wiping through a cotton soaked in diluted Dettol.
Sleeping is important as that’s when majority of the body’s healing occurs [Source: Dr. As such, it is advised that you sleep for at least 8 hours to accelerate the healing process.
Similarly, exercise releases the vital chemicals and hormones for overall well being.
Tumeric – Very potent herb with strong anti-inflammatory as well as anti bacterial properties.