Skin tags/milia/wart removal

Procedure Time

15 mins plus.

No. of treatments

6 sessions every 4-8 weeks.

Downtime

No real downtime.

Price

Starting from £20

Skin Tags

Skin tags are fleshy pouches connected the inner skin layer with a stalk. This hanging skin is painless and non-cancerous. Skin tags are not by birth and their numbers grow with age. It is not medical concern but aesthetic concern and it is pronounced acrochordons in medical community. Their size is 1-2 centimeters but they can even grow greater in size. Many people don’t endure them at their bodies and start removing them at home.

The growth of tags is often observed on the area where moisture and friction is common. These body places are under arms in the armpit region, under the breast, on the neck, near the genitals, on eyelids or on the torso. No doubt tags are painless but sometimes they are irritated with wearing of jewelry and clothes. With a small twist a blood clot can accumulate that generate some pain in that area.

Causes of Growth and Risk Factors

In scientific literature there is no exact cause of the growth of tags is defined but there are some risk factors that are listed here

  • Tags are often seen in the women and start growing at middle age in those who women that have abnormal weight. Their growth is also observed in the men but numbers of women are greater.
  • Age is the main factor that causes their growth.
  • It is noted that the areas of the skin that rub against skinmay be cause of growth of skin tags. Furthermore the area of skin that rubs against jewelry or clothes may prone to develop tags.
  • If your family elders have tags, there is greater chance of their appearance in you.
  • All those patients that have high blood pressure or diabetes may be victim of tags

Conventional Treatments

  • Surgery
  • Cryotherapy
  • Cauterization
  • Tying a String

We at Aesthetiq Skin Clinic remove the tags using laser technology. Use of advance laser is the safest and quickest treatment of the tags. When laser light is focused on the tags, heating effects are produced that may cause small itching and redness of skin that is naturally removed after the treatment. Pain goes to end after some hours of treatment but redness fades in less than a week time. Our way of treatment is approved by the FDA.

Number of Treatments

1-2 treatments are considered enough for the complete removal of tags

Re-growth of Tags
Tags grow in clusters. Sometimes these tags will grow in other areas of the body and it is also possibility of growth at the same body area.

Can I go back office after treatment?
We advise you to take after noon off for this treatment. You may go office on the following day.

Can I do makeup after the treatment?
You can’t directly apply the make up on the treated area but can apply around the treated area.

Skin Milla Removal

Milla are small in size, having color white or yellow that usually on face in clusters. Mostly newborns are the sufferers but the chances of their growth are at any stage of age. These have resemblance with bumps cysts and usually growth under the skin. They have size from 1mm to 2 mm. They have no itching or pain symptoms. The formation of Milla is because of skin flakes or keratin, a protein that is accumulated under the skin layer.

The existence places of Milla are face, cheeks, nose, lips and eyelids but they are also seen on other parts of the body like torso or genitalia.

Treatments for Milla

  • De-roofing
  • Curettage
  • Cryotherapy
  • Minocycline

One of the best and approved techniques for removal of Milla is laser technology. This treatment is proved by FDA. Laser expert at Aesthetiq Skin Clinic uses an intense beam of laser light on the affected areas to destroy the Milla. Heat generates in this treatment that breaks down the fatty acids that are allowed re absorb into the skin.

Because of heating effects small level of pain or redness appears on the skin that is reduced slowly once the treatment is finished.

1-2 sessions are advised for complete removal of milla. These milla may appear in future at the same place or at some new place.

Skin warts Removal

Warts have the same color as remaining skin but these are usually small, rough and grow on the skin. These are not cancerous but main cause of its appearance is virus. These viruses are Human Papillomavirus (HPV). These viruses infiltrate in human skin if your skin is cut or damage in any way. Some warts have dark brown or black color and they are flat or smooth

How do Warts Spread?
Warts virus spread due to touch of wart or may be spread while doing hand shake with your friends that have warts on their hands.

Signs and Symptoms of Warts
There are various types of warts.The type of the warts have main concern on the location of body where they appears.

Common Warts
The growth locations of these warts on the body are fingers, nails and back of hands. The warts start spreading on other parts of the body when affected hand is touched on face. Because of resemblance with seeds these are known as seed warts with black in color.

Flat Warts
These are the warts that can appear on any part of the body. These are seen on children face; men beard area, and women legs. They are seen 20-100 times in number at a time.

Filiform Warts
The shape of these warts issimilar to long threads that grow on face, mouth, eyes and nose. The growth is very rapid.

Causes and Candidates of Warts

The most victims are children and teen agers. The people who have habit of biting nails have warts and these warts quickly spread to the other parts of the body.

HPV Human Papillomavirus is virus that is the cause of warts. This virus can easily enter your body through a cut or damage of skin. The most common place on men is the parts that are often shaved and in case women warts grow on legs.

Warts spread by use of affected towel and having handshake with a person that is candidate of warts. In some months warts grow larger after the first transfer of virus to other body parts.

Diagnosis and Treatment

Our dermatologist can diagnose it by examining it. Sometimes a dermatologist may need skin biopsy. After examination of a wartform lab, a dermatologist is certain for treatment.

The followings are the possible treatment that are used today

  • Cantharidin
  • Cryotherapy
  • Electro surgery and Curettage
  • Excision

We at Aesthetiq Skin Clinic uses Laser for Warts removal. In case of laser warts removal an intense beam of laser light is focused on the wart. During the removal of wart from inner skin heating effects are observed that cause the itching or pain and this pain can be lower down slowly once the treatment is completed. The cured skin may change to bluish or swell immediately after the treatment. The cured area starts healing and normal skin tone and texture is visible within a week.

Laser warts removal is painful procedure and its recovery duration is longer. We use the Nd:YAG laser that is the best for larger and deep invasive warts.

The duration of treatment for a session is from 10-30 minutes. Number of treatment sessions depends on the area of warts.

No doubt laser warts removal is costly treatment but results for this treatment are not guaranteed. In some cases warts may appear after the completion of treatments.

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