on Legs - Salicylic Acid and Duct Tape Method
Warts on Legs Using Common Items
is much more common to find warts on legs in women than
in men. As well, they are more commonly found in children and teenagers
warts are flat warts that appear on the legs. It is
common for one wart to spread to nearby areas and create new wart
longer the wart is left untreated, the more likely it is to spread.
most common over-the-counter wart removal medication is
salicylic acid. It
has been used
historically, and it is very effective in treating various skin problems.
Salicylic acid slowly
peels the wart
off. It needs to be
applied on a daily basis and it will take several weeks or months for a complete cure.
are the procedures to follow:
of using a bandage. duct tape can be used.
If so, you can change the duct tape every
third or fourth day instead of changing the bandage daily.
salicylic acid paste or gel on your leg warts.
Cover the warts with a bandage.
On the next day, remove the bandage and washed
off the area.
Dry with a towel. Do not use a towel for any
other part of
the body. Keep it
separate or put it to
Repeat this procedure daily until the leg
warts are gone.
Advantages and Disadvantages...
of the advantages of using this method is that the products
are easy to obtain and are very cheap. As well, you can do this in your
home without any visit to a doctor.
are the disadvantages? This procedure may cause
irritation to the skin and possible scarring. You also need to follow this procedure for several weeks or months.
the leg warts return afterwards, you may repeat this
procedure again. For more severe cases of warts on legs, you may need
to see a
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