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Is there a way to remove skin tags naturally?

Is there a way to remove skin tags naturally?

Yes,but dont: Skin tags can easily be removed with a small sharp scissors, but since they bleed when removed cautery will be necessary to stop the bleeding. Tying string or over the counter chemical can work but may cause damage to the skin which result in possible scarring. ...Read more

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Dr. Deborah Cole-Sedivy
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Skin Tags (Definition)

Skin tags (acrochordons) are soft outpouchings of skin that may be caused by skin friction. They may grown under the arms or breasts & on neck, ...Read more


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Is there a way to remove freckles?

Is there a way to remove freckles?

Many options: Topical bleaching creams and retinoids, retinol, glycolic acid can help. More aggressive treatments can be done with lasers, ipl, chemical acid peels, fractional resurfacing. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent skin tags from forming?

Is there a way to prevent skin tags from forming?

Healthy weight: Maintaining a healthy weight seems to prevent skin tags among my patients. Also wearing a necklace (or anything which causes friction) may cause irritation to the skin leading to skin tags. Some people are prone to skin tags because of genetics. ...Read more

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Is there a way to surgically remove facial scars?

Is there a way to surgically remove facial scars?

Scars cannot be : Removed. Scars can be 'revised' in attempt to make them smaller or less noticeable. How a scar looks many times depends on how an individual heals. There are things that can be done to try to minimize the scar, but ultimately our bodies heal the way they heal, sometimes despite our attempts to influence the healing process. ...Read more

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Is there a way to dissolve sebum from your skin?

Is there a way to dissolve sebum from your skin?

Sebum: Sebum is an oily substance secreted by the sebaceous glands of our skin. Sebum gives integrity to the skin and also is protective against germs. Excessive sebum can cause conditions such as acne. Acne and related skin disorders are treated by specialist such as dermatologist. ...Read more

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Is there a way how to remove moles effectively aside from laser?

Is there a way how to remove moles effectively aside from laser?

Yes: The most effective way to remove a mole is to surgically remove it. This is really the only way to guarantee that the mole is completely removed. The down side is that you may end up with a scar. This is why i usually prefer to treat with a laser. However, some moles i can't use the laser and these are the ones i like to treat with surgery. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent skin aging?

Is there a way to prevent skin aging?

Various: Sun protection is most important- hats/clothing, sunscreens that block uva & uvb, outdoor activities before 10 am & after 4 pm. Don't smoke. Use high quality topical antioxidants. Good nutrition is important. Treatment for early signs of aging include topical retinoids (such as retinol, retin a, renova, (tretinoin) others) to reduce sun-damaged pigmentation and stimulate collagen, which minimizes wrinkles. ...Read more

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Is there an easy to remove hair bump scars from your legs?

Is there an easy to remove hair bump scars from your legs?

Improvement of scars: Scars can be secondary to accidents, burns or surgery. These behave differently and if the wounds get infected then there is another variable that will impact scarring. Scars mainly improve with time but addiing scar care creams, sunblock use, silicone gel sheets, compression, laser or light therapy and sometimes scar revision are modalities that can help make things better. ...Read more

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Is there an easy way to remove dark spots from toes?

Is there an easy way to remove dark spots from toes?

Dark Spots: If they are new they should be biopsy. If want them removed there are many ways but need correct diagnosis. Can be shaved, laser etc. See local podiatrist. ...Read more

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Is there a natural way to whiten and eliminate chicken skin on the underarm area?

Is there a natural way to whiten and eliminate chicken skin on the underarm area?

You could: A trial of daily Hydrocortisone 10 once a day might lighten the skin but should not be applied on your face or privates. ...Read more

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Is there any way to remove a scald scar?

Is there any way to remove a scald scar?

Improve, not remove: Scars are permanent, but they improve with time. Pressure treatment, silicone sheeting and steroid injection may hasten their maturation. ...Read more

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As a woman, is there any way to safely and permanently remove facial hair?

As a woman, is there any way to safely and permanently remove facial hair?

Maybe: Depends on duration and the status of the hair follicles. Once transformed to a terminal hair (like eyebrow hair), it is very difficult to resolve without destructive techniques like electrolysis or laser. These techniques will permanently remove the hair. If hormone problem not fixed will return. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of vagina fat out does that have to be surgically remove?

Is there a way to get rid of vagina fat out does that have to be surgically remove?

You are normal : Most likely you are totally normal and need nothing done. Please see your gynecologist for an examination. Many women have questions about their vulva and vagina. ...Read more

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Whats the easiest way to remove a skin tag?

See your doctor: There are many ways to remove a skin tag. Some people will simply clip them with fingernail clippers...Other recommend tying a piece of fishing line or dental floss around them. I recommend patients be seen for this. They can be numbed up with a tiny needle, clipped, then cauterized. Almost no pain, bleeding, or chance of infection. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of milia naturally?

Is there a way to get rid of milia naturally?

Milia: These tiny white bumps on the face are seen at any age due to entrapment of keratin under the outer layer of skin. There are numerous home remedies and otc products available on-line. ...Read more

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Is there a way to tighten my skin in a safe way?

Is there a way to tighten my skin in a safe way?

Not by much: The shrinkage or tightening effect we can get with today's equipment, regardless of the brand name, is very mild - especially compared to what actual traditional surgery can do. ...Read more

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

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

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. ...Read more

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Is there a way to remove cherry angioma?

Is there a way to remove cherry angioma?

Several ways: Having these types of symptoms can best be solved by having your doctor perform a thorough evaluation. Only through this type of process can he/she discover what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more