Skin Tags and Cysts: When You Should Worry

You may be wondering about that little outgrowth of skin that popped up on your otherwise smooth skin surface. Most of the time, a skin tag or cyst is nothing more than unsightly, and usually not painful or bothersome. But sometimes, there might be more to these common skin flaws, and it’s important to know … Read More

Weird Wart Home Remedies—and What Works

A quick Internet search will give you many zany ideas about how to get rid of warts. Various home remedies instruct people to use pineapple juice, baking powder, basil, apple cider vinegar or even toothpaste. Online, you’re advised to do the harmless and quirky: Rub the wart with the inside of a banana peel. And … Read More

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