Warts are non cancerous lesions that appear on the skin. They are small and rough and contagious. They range from pink, red to grey in color. Warts are not harmful to the body but they are annoying and sometimes give physical discomfort.
Warts can be removed easily via natural means or clinical procedures. Cryotherapy is good treatment for warts. Liquid nitrogen is sprayed on warts to ease them and it also freezes the warts. This does not require a special room and in most cases, the doctor does this in the office.
Electrocautery involves the use of electric current to burn off warts. It is some sort of surgery and works on warts. Beams of light are used on warts to kill them. This treatment is known as laser treatments. You should note that lasers are very effective but expensive and most people use it as the last option when everything else has not worked.
Trichloracetic acid is also applied on the warts to ease the situation. Antiviral medications are given to work on the virus in your body. Its effects are eased and the warts disappear. Warts can be cut off but it is not good to cut off warts all by yourself. The doctors are well trained on this and they will cut the warts off professionally to avoid complications.
Natural remedies for warts are permanent and painless and unlike the clinical procedures, they do not leave marks. Aloe vera extract and tea oil are used on warts. They are applied on the affected skin area at least twice daily and left to dry after which they are washed off. These are used on clean skin and therefore you should use after showering. Castor oil is also used on warts.
Castor oil is rubbed on the lesions before you get to bed then you wash it out in the morning. Apple cider vinegar is used just the same way as castor oil. This treatment however causes a burning effect and you can opt to use it for 30 minutes thrice daily instead of sleeping with it. The burning effect caused by apple cider vinegar makes it very efficient for warts and within a few hours after applying it, you will realize a change on the lesions. People who have small lesion shave reported to have had the warts disappear in less than 10 days. Apple cider vinegar is easily acquired.