Warts are viral infected disease mainly caused by Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). There are different types of warts and many methods to get rid of them. Treatment is mainly two types- natural treatments and conventional treatments. Natural treatments are appreciated by many wart affected people because of its harmless procedure.
In medical term this treatment is called ‘electrodessication’. In this treatment an electric current is used to destroy the different types of warts. Researchers and doctors warn that the smoke of these burning warts may be infectious. So it is highly prohibited to do this treatment personally at home.
Cryotherapy uses a cryoprobe or liquid nitrogen to freeze the warts and then remove them. This treatment is more effective with a few side effects.
There are many wart removal products are available in the medicine market. There is freeze spray that you can use for your warts at home. You can get salicylic acid solutions that come in the form of gels, pads, drops and plasters. Salicylic acid dissolves the strains of HPV which make up warts.
This treatment is generally used for recurrent or extensive genital warts. In this treatment doctor shoots a laser on the warts and destroys them. This treatment is much expensive and also takes long time to heal.
Surgical treatment for wart removal is not popular way. Doctors cut the affected area to removeinfection. Anesthesia is also given to the patients before surgery. This treatment is also expensive, leaves a scar, takes longer (post operation period) etc.
Duct tape treatment
Duct tape treatment is an effective wart removal technique. This is a natural treatment. It is proven that duct tape treatment is more efficient than cryotherapy. Just apply the duct tape on the wart affected area and wait for six days. Then remove the tape after a week. It will take short time to remove warts from your skin.
Getting rid of warts is generally a beauty concern for most people. Most of the infections go away within few months or a year. They can grow and spread other parts of the body and also other people. So you should take preventive treatment to remove warts as early as these grow on your body. You can take treatment at home or take advice from dermatologists.