Skin tags does not in anyway lead to cancer. As long as it does not get bruised, you will not have any problem with it at all. But there is a great chance that the skin condition will get bruised if it comes up on areas of the body that are covered by clothing. Those skin tags that occur on parts of the body like the genitals too have a way of getting easily bruised. A bruised skin tags can get infected and this will surely bring up some other complications. Skin tags can be surgically removed and it can also be removed using some home remedies. This write up will open your eyes to some of the common herbal products that can be used to remove the skin tags at home. The herbal products are very effective to the extent that you will never experience any side effect while using them on the skin condition.
Bloodroot is one of the most active herbal products that can be used in treating skin tag. Bloodroot is however very poisonous and anyone using it should avoid ingesting the herb. Make a paste of the herb and apply it directly on the skin tag. In order to keep the herb on the skin tags for long, wrap a band aid around it. Check the skin tags on daily basis to find out if the skin tags is still in place. You also need to make a fresh change of the band aid on daily basis. This method can help with the skin tags within a week of consistent application.
Tea tree oil also helpful
Another herb that can be very useful in treating skin tags is tea tree oil. The oil can be applied directly on the skin tags and covered with band aid. Dip a cotton ball into the oil and cover the whole skin tags with it. In place of tea tree oil, you can also use castor oil. Castor oil too should be applied directly on the skin condition and be covered with band aid. You need to carry out consistent application of the castor oil before you can ever hope for complete removal of the skin tag. Researches have shown that 2- 3 days of consistent application will get rid of the skin condition.
It will be better to apply the castor oil and the tea tree oil for up to 3 times in a day. This will help to get rid of the skin condition quickly.