Skin Tags | Are They Harmful?

April 23rd, 2014

skintagDo you have a skin tag? They are usually a few millimeters in dimensions but at times they could be as long as 5 centimeters. Skin tags are mostly spotted within the armpits, for the neck, throughout the groin or even under the breasts. It’s not at all uncommon to find them growing around the eyelids or worst of all underneath the folds of the person’s buttocks.

You are going to hear medical practitioners make reference to them as acrochordons. Why do they occur to begin with? While any individual can develop skin tags, they are mostly common the aged. There are people that develop skin tags for reasons that can’t be explained. A typical belief is that skin tags occurs where skin rubs against another area of the skin or clothing explaining why fat people are mostly the sufferers. Read the rest of this entry »