Many people have warts and that is a problem, although only genital warts are really a health problem. The rest of the warts are an aesthetic problem. It is a very widespread problem and that is why we are going to see how they can be avoided and also how we can eliminate them if they have already left the body.

Knowing a little more about warts will help us to treat the problem and prevent it from appearing more in the body. If you follow these tips you can end with those annoying warts that are not very aesthetic. It is also a problem that the vast majority of cases can be prevented.

What are warts?

The warts are a skin lesion that usually appears due to human papillomavirus infection. This virus causes certain epithelial cells to grow excessively giving rise to warts. However, there are several hundred different types of warts, so it is a subject that can be complicated. Almost all warts are harmless to our health and often worry about an aesthetic issue. Only warts that can be harmful are the genitals, since they are related to a type of cancer, and can be spread by sexual contact. There is also talk of common warts that usually appear on the hands, flat warts that appear on the face and forehead, the nail appearing on the nails and the plantar, which appear on the soles of the feet.

How to prevent warts

Many of warts can be prevented but others not, because it can be done naturally and without us being able to avoid it. In fact, there are people who are much more likely to have warts than others. Anyway, many warts usually appear because of the lowering of the defenses. To prevent our defenses from going down, we must feed ourselves well, lead a quiet life with a regular schedule and escape stress.

On the other hand, warts can also be contacted by contact. That is, whether we are the ones who have warts or if someone else has them, we must avoid touching them and if it is done, we should wash our hands immediately to avoid the spread of these warts on our skin.

Natural medicine

There are some natural remedies that can help the wart do not grow or look bad, although they can hardly eliminate them. Aloe vera has a regenerative effect on the skin and is often used on it to cure all kinds of problems. It can improve our skin although it does not usually end with warts.

It is possible to use essential oils that help the skin to be in better condition. The oil of the tea tree is one of them, since it is also perfect for its antibacterial and antiseptic properties, helping to reduce or avoid these warts.

Remove Warts

Once warts have appeared on the skin there are a few methods that can be used to eliminate them, although they have nothing to do with natural remedies. The usual thing should be to go to a specialist to assess the type of wart and to find the best way to eliminate it. One of the methods used is cryosurgery, in which liquid nitrogen is used to freeze the wart and cause it to fall without damaging the surrounding skin. It is usually done in several sessions.

Another method is to apply salicylic acid on the wart. To be effective you have to apply it several times a day for weeks after cleaning the skin.