49.skin-tags

Usually skin tags appear with no other health problem accompanying. It just kills the self- confidence.

If you have skin tags you should first visit a doctor and make sure that there are no medical issues related to it. If all is clear, you can go ahead and do some of these home-remedies that can help you get rid of the skin tag. Without a surgery!

  1. Tea Tree Oil

The essential from the tea tree oil can dry up the skin tag. You need to apply it 3 times a day. After it is dried it will eventually just fall off.

  1. Garlic

In the morning tape a slice of garlic on the top of the skin tag. Leave it during the day replacing the tape every few hours with a fresh garlic piece. At night before going to bed, you need to remove the tape and the slice and rinse your skin. Repeat this process for 3 days. It should fall off, or you can repeat it after a few days.

  1. Aspirin

You can crush the aspirin and put it on the skin tag. You can seal it with a tape and first the skin tag will shrink and then it will fall off.

  1. Castor Oil

Mix baking soda and castor oil. Apply it on the skin tag and repeat this treatment until it falls off.

  1. Apple Cider Vinegar

First soften the skin with a warm cloth and apply apple cider vinegar using a cotton ball. Leave it for 20 minutes and rinse off. You can repeat this 2-3 times a day until it disappears.

  1. Frankincense Oil

This oil is very strong. So first you need to test a patch on your skin. If the test is good then you can apply this oil directly on the skin tag. After a month or two the skin tag will fall off.

  1. Asphyxiation

You can apply some nail polish or a band aid to the skin tag. Seal it air tight so that the treatment works properly. You can repeat this procedure until it falls off, and that should be 8-10 days.

  1. Thread

Tying a thread around the skin tag will cut off the oxygen supply. This will also help the same way as asphyxiation. This procedure should help you get rid of the skin tag within a week. There is a warning about this procedure that can be painful and can irritate the surrounding skin. But there will be no damage.

  1. Baking soda

Mix warm water with baking soda. Repeat applying several times a day until it falls off.

  1. Cutting

Put ice on the skin tag and the area around it for at least 10-15 minutes. Cut off the skin using sterile scissors as close as possible. After the cutting apply antiseptic cream or salt to the wound.