Skin tags are small growth on the skin which often appears where the skin creases or folds. This covers the varied area of armpit, neck, under the breast, on the eyelids, and near the genitals.
If the tags get removed by the press or rub or clothing or any other thing, this may cause a severe bleeding. This may be a painful affair. Basically, these do not do any harm to you but sometimes, for the cosmetic beauty, you need to remove these tags.
A skin tag is also known as acrochordon, skin polyp, fibroepithelial polyp, fibrovascular papilloma, fibroma molle, soft fibroma etc. These skin tags can be removed in so many ways like the excision, ligation, cauterization, and cryosurgery. While removing the acrochorda from your eye sides or eyelids, you must take the help of dermatologists.
How can you remove this skin menace from your body? Let’s learn some homemade remedies from your body. Here, some homemade remedies are presented just for you.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple Cider Vinegar is considered as the most beneficial ingredient for removing skin tags. Its high acid content helps to break the excessive cells of the skin tag and removes gradually. You have to soak a rag of cloth in the cider vinegar and apply it to the affected area. Remove it after 3 to 4 hours later. Follow the same process for at least 3 to 4 times a day until the clogged skin and marks get removed from the skin completely.
Note: It is better no using the vinegar beside the eyes and other sensitive organs.
Tea tree oil
Tea tree oil is one of the great antioxidant and contains lots of effective antiseptic properties. This helps to remove eczema, acne, and skin tags. You can set a cotton ball on the affected spot soaked with tea tree oil. Set the cotton ball with a bandage and secure it. Remove it after 20 minutes. If any irritation happens, dilute the oil with coconut oil and use.
Vitamin E Oil
Another homemade but effective treatment for skin tag is Vitamin E oil. The antioxidant ingredients and acidic properties make your skin smooth and scar free. This is also helpful to break the cells of skin tag and then makes it smooth.
You need to break open a capsule of vitamin E and then apply it to the affected area. Cover it with a small rag or cloth and keep it overnight. On the next day, you also have to follow the same procedure and pursue the same process for a few weeks until the tags are gone.
Garlic is highly packed with antifungal, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory properties. This is so much effective in removing warts and acrochorda.
You have to collect a clove of garlic and crush it. Apply the crushed garlic juice in the affected place. Cover it with a bandage and leave for overnight. Wash with warm water in the next morning. Repeat the same unless the skin tag falls off.
Obviously, there are so many homemade processes that help you to offer a smooth and scar-free skin. Keep yourself updated with our current lifehack blog!