Skin tags are scientifically known as acrochordon. They appear as a result of the accumulation of blood vessels and collagen in the thicker parts of your skin. Likewise, look like small fleshy outgrowths, deformed in shape. Additionally, they can appear on the armpits, arms, neck, eyelids, and lower part of the breast, both in women and men.
However, they are homemade remedies that can successfully treat them: For instance:
1. Banana Peel
First, cut a small piece of banana peel and then place the inner part of it over the area with the skin tag. After this, cover it with gauze, and then leave it until the morning. You need to repeat this until the skin tag is gone.
2. Duct Tape
You need to stick a piece of duct tape to the skin tag daily for about 10-12 days in order to remove the skin tag.
3. Tea Tree Oil
To begin with, just soak a cotton ball in some water and then pour about 2-3 drops of tea tree oil on it. After this, just rub the skin tag with the cotton ball in circular motions really gently. You should repeat this on a daily basis for a week.
4. Apple Cider Vinegar
You should just soak a cotton ball in apple cider vinegar and then apply it directly over the skin tag. You should repeat this procedure daily for a month.
5. Pineapple Juice
You need to apply pineapple juice on the skin tag every day for a few times. Do not wash it off. You need to repeat this for ten days, and the skin tag will disappear.
6. Onion Juice
First, cut an onion, and then leave it in a vessel with some salt during the night. Then, in the morning, you should squeeze the juice, and apply it to the area for 10-12 days in order to remove the skin tag.
7. Castor Oil
You should prepare a paste by mixing a bit of castor oil with baking powder. Then, apply it on the skin tags for about 2- 4 weeks.
Using these simple remedies you can freely remove skin tags at home. However, in order to prevent infections and additional complications you should never try surgical means or castration at home.