Skin tags are unsightly blemishes on our skin that can have odd shapes. They Can look like fleas, tics, grapes and moles. It's no wonder people all over the world look to try and remove these ugly blemishes from their skin.
These nasty things are actually non-cancerous tumors and are usually found near the neck or chest area but can appear almost anywhere.
There are plenty of DIY home remedies for removing skin tags. We will list several of the most effective ones here.
Before we get started, the length of time it takes to remove skin tags can vary depending on the method used and the thickness of the skin. Some can take up to 30 days to remove using the natural recipe method.
There are the DIY home remedies and commercial home skin tag removal kits. The skin tag removal device we reviewed here is very effective as you can see from the video below. ClariTag uses Cryogenic technology to freeze the skin tag instantly. It is pretty much painless (you might feel a slight cold sensation). The skin tag falls off several days later. ClariTag is the best skin tag removal kit and is very effective which would explain why it is currently sold out. However you can order it here and new inventory should be available in a few weeks.
If you want to save $70.00 you can try one of the popular home remedies. These are natural, safe, inexpensive and can be made from common household items. The downside is they are slower and can be less effective on really difficult skin tags.
Toothpaste & Baking Soda Skin Tag Removal Recipe
- Combine 1 Tablespoon plain white toothpaste such as Colgate. IMPORTANT: Toothpastes with fluoride and other chemicals can burn your skin so make sure you get plain Colgate with no whitening or fluoride.
- Add 1 Tablespoon baking soda.
- Add 1 Tablespoon Castor Oil.
- Mix thoroughly in a bowl.
Next take a cotton ball and scoop up some of the mixture. Apply it to your skin tag and add some tape to hold the cotton ball in place.
Leave the cotton taped on your skin tag overnight. The next morning remove it and moisturize your skin with lotion, coconut or castor oil. Repeat this process for up to 30 applications (30 nights).