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How To Get Rid Of Skin Tags? Possible Skin Tag Treatment Opt

Postby KristenSwan on Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:00 am

Skin tags often show up out of nowhere. Even though they are harmless and often painless, they are more annoying to look at. Skin tags become a reason for embarrassment for many people especially for those that have visible skin tags. And though the cause of skin tag is not always known, skin tag treatment is readily available.

Facts on skin tags:
Here are some facts on skin tags:

Skin tags commonly develop in folds or creases of the skin
They are harmless tumors of the skin
Skin tags don’t cause any problem, but they are usually removed for cosmetic or aesthetic reasons.
Skin tag treatment options include cryotherapy, excision, and over the counter (OTC) therapies

Risk factors for skin tags
Skin tags are more common in:

Women during pregnancy, possibly due to high levels of growth factors and hormonal changes
Individuals who are obese and overweight
People with diabetes
those with some types of human papillomavirus (HPV)
Individuals with a sex-steroid imbalance, specifically if there are changes in levels of progesterone and estrogen
those who inherit them

Many studies have shown that skin tags are more likely to occur with:
dyslipidemia, for example, high cholesterol levels
hypertension, or high blood pressure
Skin tags have also been associated with a marker of inflammation, insulin resistance, and high-sensitive C-reactive protein.

Possible skin tag treatment options
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Surgical removal: Removing the skin tag with scissors or a scalpel.
Cryotherapy: Freezing the skin tag with liquid nitrogen.
Ligation: Getting rid of the skin tag by tying it with a surgical thread to cut off its blood flow.
Electrosurgery: Burning off the skin tag with high-frequency electrical energy.
Getting skin tags removed usually don’t need anesthesia. Your doctor might use local anesthesia when treating multiple skin tags.
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Re: How To Get Rid Of Skin Tags? Possible Skin Tag Treatment

Postby saleem000 on Fri Mar 08, 2019 1:24 pm

Make a cotton wafer in the apple cider vinegar, then apply the cotton to the skin. Wrap a portion in a bandage for 15 to 30 minutes and wash the skin. Repeat a few weeks every day. The acidity of apple cider vinegar breaks the tissue around the skin plate and lets it fall.
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