Generally, we see skin growth on the neck, breast, under the armpit or around the eyes. As these are not harmful and do not indicate any sort of a disease, they need not to be removed if considered from a medical point of view. This is the reason that most of the health insurance covers do not provide a coverage for such skin growths.
Skin tags are usually soft, but if you are experiencing some sort of a pain, or you find them infected or you any kind of suspicion, then it is suggested that you immediately consult a dermatologist or a general physician.
Remove Skin Tags Naturally
Simply cutting off the skin tag is a very common practice which is employed by most of the people for natural skin tag removal. It is a very common belief that it is an extremely painful and unsafe procedure to undergo. Nevertheless, all such myths fail to have a sound base. You need to initially sterilize the nail scissor by boiling it in the water and then making it cool down. After it cools off, you need to wipe it with alcohol. Simple snip or cut the tag with the sterilized scissor right from its base and ensure you clean it afterwards and then apply a bandage on the affected area to prevent all sorts’ infections. In case it starts to bleed, you can make use of the hydrogen peroxide to clean it and then cover it with a bandage again.
Another natural skin tag removal technique is to tie a string or a thread tightly at the base of the skin tag to prevent the blood supply. Once the blood supply to the tag is stopped, it will turn black within 2 to 3 days and fall off on its own eventually. However, the issue with this technique is that it cannot be applied to all body parts for instance near the eye, the method cannot be implemented.
There are several other natural skin tag removal techniques as well that you can apply and remove these tags at home on your own. However, if you do not find these tags painful or discomforting in anyway, you can keep it that way. But, if you find them awkward to have, the best technique is to make use of the natural skin tag removal methods to remove skin tags yourself.