Wart Removal for
  Different Types
  of Warts

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Types of Warts

• Warts are growths on the skin caused by HPV
• 75% of population will experience a wart at some
  point
•...
Flat Warts

•   Most commonly occur in children
•   Usually appear on the face
•   Sometimes on arms, knees, or hands
•   ...
Problems with Other Types of Warts

• Also can be painful, particularly plantar warts
• Cause little harm, but annoying
• ...
Home Wart Removal

• Duct tape method can take weeks although can be
  very effective
• Salicylic acid treatments availabl...
Skin Tags

• Benign, flesh colored growths on skin
• Commonly appear where skin is subject to friction
• Can become irrita...
Home Removal of Skin Tags

• Tie a piece of thread or dental floss at the base
• Allow skin tag to fall off over several d...
Take Action

• At Megavista Health, we focus on positive, holistic
  health and nutrition.
• Take action today to rid your...
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Warts are growths on the skin that are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). About 75% of people will experience a wart at some point throughout their lives. There are several different types of warts. Common round warts appear on the fingers, toes.

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  1. 1. Wart Removal for Different Types of Warts HTTP://WWW.MEGAVISTA- HEALTH.COM/ARTICLES/HEALTH-CONDITION- ARTICLES/WART-REMOVAL-FOR-DIFFERENT-TYPES- OF-WARTS Megavista-Health.com
  2. 2. Types of Warts • Warts are growths on the skin caused by HPV • 75% of population will experience a wart at some point • Round warts: fingers, toes, backs of knees • Plantar warts: bottom of the foot • Flat warts: Can appear in large numbers on the face, legs, or other areas of the body • Periungal warts: around or under the nail • Filifrom warts: frequently appear on the face
  3. 3. Flat Warts • Most commonly occur in children • Usually appear on the face • Sometimes on arms, knees, or hands • Sometimes in clusters • Can be painful or itchy, especially in large numbers, in addition to embarrassing
  4. 4. Problems with Other Types of Warts • Also can be painful, particularly plantar warts • Cause little harm, but annoying • Embarrassing, especially if on face, hands, or other highly visible areas • Wart removal is the only solution
  5. 5. Home Wart Removal • Duct tape method can take weeks although can be very effective • Salicylic acid treatments available over-the-counter, a common ingredient in acne medication
  6. 6. Skin Tags • Benign, flesh colored growths on skin • Commonly appear where skin is subject to friction • Can become irritated, although cosmetic reasons are primary for removal • Not caused by HPV • Affect half the population at some point • Some more likely to be subject to repeated skin tags • Increased hormone levels during pregnancy can contribute
  7. 7. Home Removal of Skin Tags • Tie a piece of thread or dental floss at the base • Allow skin tag to fall off over several days • Alternate method involves applying a mixture of castor oil and baking soda each day, up to two weeks • Skin tag will dry up and fall off
  8. 8. Take Action • At Megavista Health, we focus on positive, holistic health and nutrition. • Take action today to rid yourself of ugly, annoying warts and skin tags. • Visit http://www.megavista-health.com/articles/health-cond

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