Athlete’s foot is an infection that occurs on the feet and sometimes the hands that is caused by fungus. The technical or medical term for Athlete’s Foot is tinea penis and it can be fleeting and last for a pretty short time or be chronic and require ongoing and repeat treatments. Athlete’s Foot is commonly seen between the toes or on the hands and between the fingers. Clear Gear Sports Spray is specially designed to kill the fungus that causes Athlete’s Foot and can be used in a variety of applications such as treating locker room and shower floors. This particular fungus thrives in warm and moist areas of the body making some people more susceptible to acquiring it.
People who may be prone to Athlete’s Foot include:
Athlete’s foot is extremely contagious and is passed either through direct contact or indirectly by sharing shoes, socks or stockings. It is also common to contract Athlete’s Foot by walking on the same surfaces such as a shower stall or pool surface. Athlete’s Foot is never pleasant and often presents itself as cracked or flaking and peeling skin. It can also be red and painful similar to bee stings. If bad enough, it can lead to blisters that pus or become scab like.
In cases where the fungus spreads to your hands, your nails will likely be discolored, thick and uneven and may even flake right off. It’s not uncommon for Athlete’s Foot to occur simultaneously with ringworm and even jock itch.
There is no doubt that Athlete’s Foot can slow anyone down and is definitely something you don’t want. As with everything else, prevention is the best medicine and that is precisely where Clear Gear Sports Spray fits in by killing germs that can cause these and other infectious diseases and conditions.
If you find yourself unfortunate enough to miss the prevention phase this time, the following may be helpful:
If after all this, you still suffer from Athlete’s Foot, you may need antibiotics to treat any bacterial infections that may have resulted from scratching at the area. At Clear Gear, we believe that prevention is the best medicine and Clear Gear Sports Spray can help in the prevention of some of the most horrendous diseases and illnesses out there.