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A 17-year-old female asked:

How do you get rid of skin tags on the underarms without surgery or cutting it off?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Emil Shakov
Aesthetic Medicine 17 years experience
Freeze them: you can use liquid nitrogen. Best performed by a doctor

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A 30-year-old member asked:

How do I get rid of skin tags so they wont regrow?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
Minor surgery: A local anestgetic , removal with scissors and cautery can permanently remove skin tags without any residual marks or for larger skin tags minor marks. See dermatologist for removal.
A 44-year-old member asked:

What is an easy way to get rid of skin tags?

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Dr. Stephen Friedman
Dermatology 41 years experience
Skin Tag Treatment: Skin tags are benign lesions and do not usually require treatment. Depending upon their size and location, acrochordae (skin tags) may be treated surgically, including liquid nitrogen cryosurgery, excision, or electrodesiccation.

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