How to get rid of warts: If you want to know how to get rid of warts, it is better to know how the warts spread.
Warts are small to medium lesions found in various parts of the body such as hand, feet, fingers, face etc. Warts found around genital area are called as genital warts and is one of the growing problem in our society today. Warts on feet may sometimes be larger. Human papilloma virus causes warts and therefore warts are contagious.
Although there are plenty of home remedies to get rid of warts, however sometimes warts may disappear and reappear. A few tips to get rid of warts have been summarized here.
If you see a broken skin surface with red dots, these symptoms may be of a wart and you should avoid touching to warts from your hand otherwise you will spread warts to other areas of your skin. In case of an accidental touch of the wart from your hand, clean your hand thoroughly with hot water. You should apply some castor oil to the flat warts on your face at least two times a day. The vegetable oil irritates the virus and stops the virus from spreading the virus. Continuous use of castor oil few times will destroy the virus completely.
If castor oil is not available, mix Vitamin C tablet with water and make a paste. Apply the paste on wart and cover the paste and wart by a tape. You should ensure that the paste is placed at the proper place and not to the surrounding area of the skin.
The virus cannot survive in too dry and too hot climatic conditions. So keep your skin dry and wash your skin with hot water more often so that the wart gets destroyed. Avoid too hot water otherwise your skin may burn.
To get rid of wart you can use various over the counter medicines. Salicylic acid is of the good constituent of all the over the counter ointments or medicines as salicylic acid acts as irritant towards warts and kills warts. Avoid using too high concentration of salicylic acid to your skin otherwise it may irritate the surrounding skin. It is also advised to use petroleum jelly around the wart before applying any medication. These are some of the tips to get rid of warts and you could see your dermatologist if problem persists.
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