A 42-year-old member asked:
What causes skin tags to suddenly appear?
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Plastic Surgery 23 years experience
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A 40-year-old member asked:
What possible causes of skin tags are there?
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Genetics friction: Skin tags most commonly occur in areas of rubbing and / or friction. They also seem to be more common in certain individuals.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
What are skin tags and what causes them?
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Dermatology 33 years experience
Skin tags: Skin tags can occur almost anywhere on the body covered by skin. However, the two most common areas for skin tags are the neck and armpits. Other common areas for the development of skin tags include the eyelids, upper chest (particularly under the female breasts), buttock folds, and groin folds. Tags are typically thought to occur in characteristic friction locations where skin rubs against skin.
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Last updated Mar 17, 2018
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