OF WARTS, KELOID AND MOLES
= are benign tumors or skin
growths on the top layer of the skin. They cause pain and discomfort
and highly contagious. Warts are mainly skinning colored but sometimes
darker in color. They have multiple appearances depending on where they
grow. Some are rough, some flat and some smooth.
Warts removal can
be successfully removed through Electrocautery.
This is burning away the warts with a thin, needle-like tool with hot
tip. Healing is within 2-3 weeks. So if you find warts
on your body,
it's best to remove them as soon as possible. Warts can grow
fast and can even turn out to be a long-term problem if you do not take
care of the warts removal now.
= are an overgrowth of scar
tissue developed under the site of the injury. These scars are color
red, pink or dark tan and they are usually thick, rounded, irregular
cluster and itchy during formation and growth. Keloids may
form at any
part of the body although the shoulders, upper back and upper chest are
prone to keloid formation.
steroid injections, cryosurgery and excision. Steriod injections are
injected into the keloid once a month. After several
keloid becomes less noticeable and flattens in 3 to 6 months.
Cryosurgery is a good treatment for small keloids that occurs on a
pigmented skin. Big keloid scars like earlobe
keloids requires surgical
= can appear anywhere on your skin, maybe alone or in groups. They are
usually brown, pinkish and black in colors. Moles can
also lead to a
dangerous health problems if one changes in size, appearance, bleeds,
not uniform in color, has ragged edges and very unusual. If the mole
determined to be cancerous, removal is most likely recommended.
Mole removal is a
simple procedure that has a little or no recuperation period.
Protruding moles are removed for single treatment only
(cutting) with sutures for complete and permanent removal. While for
flat moles and skin tags, they are removed through electrocautery.
It is a procedure that uses heat to burn off the mole
touching only the
superficial layer of the skin.
The procedure takes
30 minutes and the scab will heal within 1 to 2 weeks. Because moles
can cause self-consciousness, embarrassment and discomfort, removal is
usually the answer. Removal of moles can lead to
smoother, clearer skin
as well as reducing skin irritation.