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When I was pregnant with DD I suddenly grew at least 30 tiny skin tags on my neck (it’s too depressing to count them), all but two or three of them are really weeny, they just look like little dots, but if you touch them you can feel their gross tagginess (certainly too small to try to remove by tying dental floss around them, or whatever it is people recommend).
Have you ever dealt with similar? I’m happy to spend some money on the problem, but I don’t want to spend thousands.
I took ds to the Dr with what looked like tiny skin tags but apparently they were warts, which explains why they clustered in one area. In case they are warts, stop touching them or they'll spread further.
Can you not just snip them off with clean nail scissors? I think I'm too much of a wimp! I can definitely put on some neat tea tree oil though.
I bloody hope they're not warts @Mulberrysilk - I'm unnaturally afraid of warts, whenever I get any kind of lump or bump, my first thought is 'IT'S A WART!!'... these have the classic narrow base, and plumper head, and are quite soft. That sounds like a skin-tag doesn't it?
Me too, I had them on my neck and chest. They are horrible aren't they. But don't cut them, they can bleed for ages. I used a product called Cryotag which froze them off, and they disappeared completely. I think it was from Boots but I expect you can get it online too. Cheaper than the salon;)
The teeny ones you're describing, I developed those last pregnancy. I tended to literally scrape them off with my nail while in the shower. I promise it didn't hurt or anything! I only realised I could as I thought something was stuck to me so I was trying to scrape it off. Then realised actually it was a part of me.
I grew skin tags when I was pregnant. One huge one on my neck which I had frozen off then another huge one on my shoulder —right where my strap goes-of course!— that I fiddled with so much it eventually turned black and fell off
I had two biggish ones and I went to my local beauty salon. She took those off and also about another 25 tiny ones using electrolysis. I was delighted. Lots of tiny scabs for about a week but completely cleared up after that! Would definitely recommend that route rather than scissors!