Papillomas and warts have been affecting humans for thousands of years. They have been found on 3,000-year-old mummies and were even mentioned in William Shakespeare’s sonnets. Warts are round-shaped raised bumps on the skin caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). Generally, papillomas and warts aren’t dangerous but they can be ugly and contagious.
At Bright Side, we have gathered some of the best-proven remedies against papillomas and warts that will help you stop their growth forever.
Consult your doctor first!
Visit your doctor before trying any of these home remedies. At least to learn whether it is a wart or something more dangerous. Remember that if you suffer from diabetes or any kind of immune deficiency, such home remedies are prohibited.
1. Tea tree oil
What you need:
- Several drops of tea tree oil
- 2 tbsp of water
What to do:
- Add the essential oil to water and spread it on the wart.
- Let it dry.
- Repeat this 5-6 times per day.
Why it works:
Tea tree oil is a powerful antiseptic that kills most bacteria, making it an effective method of treating warts.