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Accidentally shave a skin tag. but it didnt came off. it turn black/purple. will it come off by its own?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Likely

You may have cut enough of the stalk to deprive the tag of its blood supply, in which case the dead skin will fall off.

In brief: Likely

You may have cut enough of the stalk to deprive the tag of its blood supply, in which case the dead skin will fall off.
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