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Do Skin Tags Go Away by Themselves After Pregnancy?

It is so far unknown what exactly is causing skin tags. However, there are a few hints that provide us with some idea where they come from. First, there’s friction. Areas of your skin that regularly rub against each other are more prone to develop them. Second, there are indications that changes to your hormonal […]

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How Long Do Warts Last?

Do you even have to treat verrucas?In many cases warts and verrucas will eventually go away by themselves. The problem is you won’t know when that ‘eventually’ will happen. It could be a few months or even a few years. Suffering for that long from warts is anything but fun. Not all warts will go […]

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Best Ways to Treat Skin Tags

Skin tags are an annoyance that pretty much everybody can get. Nobody likes them and we all want to get rid of them. And removing them should not cause any bleeding or discomfort and most importantly not leave scars behind. There are many over the counter as well as natural remedies that you can use […]

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Genital Warts and Pregnancy

Can Genital Warts be a Risk during Pregnancy or when you try to Conceive?When you are pregnant or trying to get pregnant but you have genital warts you might be concerned whether they can pose a risk. The questions you might ask yourself might involve:Is my baby at risk from genital warts during pregnancy?Do genital […]

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Molluscum Contagiosum vs Genital Warts – Do You Know the Difference?

What is the difference between Molluscum and Warts?At first glance it’s easy to confuse molloscum and warts. There are some similarities yet also some distinguishing differences. Many people find molloscum on their skin and the first reaction is anxiety. They are often confused with warts and as such people get anxious about the thought of […]

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Wart Changing Color After or During Treatment

Is it normal that my wart changes its color?This is one of the most asked questions people have. They treat their warts with any of the OTC remedies available and the wart changes colors. First off, it’s normal that the wart changes colors during a treatment. The color (or colors) it changes to do depend […]

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Skin Tags vs. Warts – What are the Differences?

Difference between Skin Tags and WartsSkin tags and warts can often look somewhat similar. Discovering a new skin growth can at times be disturbing. The first thought is that it might be something serious while in most cases it’s rather benign in being a skin tag or a wart. Both are very similar in appearance […]

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Best Essential Oil Diffusers for Wart Treatments

Buyer’s Guide to find the Best Aromatherapy Diffuser to Treat Warts with Essential OilsEssential oils are a potent remedy to great warts of any kind. Many of these oils have to be used topically but quite a large number should be applied through a diffuser. Quick Navigation Buyer’s Guide to find the Best Aromatherapy Diffuser […]

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What are Genital Warts?

Genital warts affect hundreds of thousands of American each year. In most cases they are only a nuisance but for others they can become much more than that. This article reviews genital warts and highlights the symptoms, treatments and avoidance of them. Genital warts are an infection that is sexually transmitted. They are soft growths […]

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Periungual Warts – Prevention and Treatment

How to Prevent and Treat Warts under Fingernails and ToenailsPeriungual warts are also known as subungual warts. They appear around fingernails and toenails and that unfortunately makes them one of the kinds of warts that can be painful and that spread very easy. Technically, the warts are periungual warts while they grow around the nail. […]

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Do Wart Removers Work on Moles and Skin Tags?

A frequently asked question is whether over the counter wart removers work on moles and skin tags. The answer, as expected, is not that simple. Pretty much none of the wart removers you can get online or buy at your pharmacy around the corner are suited to deal with skin tags and moles. Even if […]

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Birch Bark or Willow Bark For Warts

Do Birch or Willow Bark help to get rid of warts? One of the ingredients which make birch bark (similar for willow bark) a successful natural remedy for warts is salicin, a salicylate. Salicin is basically Salicylic Acid which is found in many over the counter wart removers. Regular usage of it dissolves the wart […]

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Does Wartrol Really Work?

This question is asked a lot of times on the internet and many people come back with many answers. Unfortunately, you can’t trust all those answers. Why? Because they are written by marketers that only want to make money. Let’s look at the facts – Salicylic Acid does Work! Wartrol’s active ingredient is Salicylic Acid. […]

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Types, Causes And Treatments Of Facial Warts

Warts can come in all shapes and sizes. When warts occur on the face, they are generally flat in shape. The medical term for this kind of wart is verruca plana, also known as a juvenile wart. Flat warts are usually flesh colored or tan. In the early stages, the wart is typically small and […]

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Guide To Warts On Legs

Warts are a very commonplace phenomenon. In fact, millions of individuals develop them all the time. Warts are caused by the human papillomavirus or HPV. The virus is very transmissible. It causes all different kinds of warts that develop on all parts of the human body. Warts grow on the legs, feet, genital area, hands […]

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10 Amazing Natural Ways To Get Rid Of Warts

If you go to any of the forums that discuss warts on the internet, you’re likely to find a few stories of people who were teased repeatedly because of the condition. There are also other members on these forums who are looking for the fastest and best ways to get rid of their warts. There […]

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Warts on Feet – What Are Plantar Warts?

What Are Plantar Warts? Warts are not caused by touching frogs, unlike the old wives tales suggest. The often unsightly and irritating bumps on the skin are actually caused by the HPV (human papillomavirus) which infects the surface of the skin, normally where there were cuts or abrasions. Warts that appear on the feet are […]

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What Should You Know About Hand Warts?

Warts on the hands will start to develop whenever the HPV virus is able to find a way to enter into the human body. There are over 100 strains, that are either single or in combination with some other strains that have the ability to produce a type of wart that resides on specific areas […]

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13 Tips to Help You to Prevent Warts

There are several tips that you can use that will help you to both prevent warts and to help keep them from spreading once they appear. The key is to avoid contact with the HPV that causes the wart in the first place. Wart Prevention Tips 1. Try to avoid contact, do not rub, scratch […]

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What Are The Different Types Of Warts?

How can you be sure if the growth on your skin is a wart? What many people don’t know is that there are more than 100 different types of human papilloma virus that causes different warts. The warts will come in different varieties, each of which having their own characteristics. It is always a good […]

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