Info on Moles, Warts, and Skin Tags
Moles, warts, and skin tags are harmless unless they are cancerous. So before you decide to remove the skin lesions, it is advised that you seek proper medical advice. Seeking medical advice does not necessarily mean that you will be undergoing any surgical or laser procedure. It’s just one way of obtaining a doctor’s opinion and you get to decide which removal method to employ.
Most people want to avoid the two procedures because of budgetary constraints while others are scared of sharp and pointed objects. Well, before you opt for these procedures, here are some excellent alternative skin lesion removal methods that you can try at home.
• Get a thread and tie it to the wart or skin tag. You have to ensure that the knot is tied tightly. After that, you simply have to wait until the skin lesion fall off. The advantage for choosing this method is that you will not spend anything and you can do it yourself. The disadvantage is that this method is painful and you can never tell how long you have to wait for the lesion to fall off.
• Some say that if you put nail polish to the skin tag, it will eventually fall off. This is a new method and if it doesn’t work for you, you can try another method.
• Cut the wart or skin tag yourself. You can only use this method if the wart or skin tag is small. This is the fastest way of getting rid of the skin tags or warts. But you must be aware that this method is painful. If you’re willing to take the risk and feel the pain, you can cut the skin lesion yourself. If you have larger skin tags or warts, this isn’t a good idea because bleeding might occur. Besides, you need to identify if the skin tags, moles, or warts are benign. Consult your doctor to find out and don’t try to cut them off.
In every treatment option, there are always advantages as well as disadvantages. You must be aware of these things so that you can decide whether you will push through with such method or not. You must be able to choose a treatment option that will benefit your greatly without compromising your safety and health.
If the moles, warts, and skin tags change dramatically in shape, color, and size, you must seek medical help at once. Don’t even try to cut, snip, or scrape them. It may be possible that the skin lesions you have are cancerous. Before conducting any skin lesion removal method, all the skin lesions should be benign. Otherwise, you will need to seek medical help.
Surf the internet and you will find load of information about moles, warts, and skin tags removal. After you’ve found the treatment methods that you can work with, weigh the advantages and disadvantages. Only then can you choose the best removal method to employ. Good luck in removing your skin lesions.