Warts are generally not harmful. They are small growths caused by cell altering virus known as Human Papillomavirus or HPV. There are literally 100 strains of HPV and some of them cause warts on different part of the body.
Common locations of warts are hands, fingers, feet, face and genitals. Warts on hands, fingers and feet are caused mostly by the fact that warts are contagious. Thus, when you touch a person with warts, you may easily get them on your hand and fingers.
If you however walk barefoot on a floor walked on by a person with foot warts, you will easily develop foot warts.
Some people who have warts on their hands and touch their face are prone to facial warts.
Facial warts are unsightly. People may perceive you are unhygienic because of your facial warts. Thus, those who develops warts on their face wants immediate cure.
However, it may help to know that most medical procedures in getting rid of warts on face causes scar. This is another problem. While you surely want to get rid of your facial warts, scarring is common and this is sure to worry you much.
It may help to know however that aside from medical procedures like cryotherapy and laser surgery to get rid of warts, there are also natural face warts removals you can undergo.
Natural facial warts treatment
It may help to know that natural removals are safe. They will not cause scarring, but they usually take time. Thus, you need to be patient.
Vitamin C and Water paste
Vitamin C has potent bacteria fighting ingredients. Usually, viruses cannot thrive with Vitamin C. Thus, to treat warts on face, you should dissolve a Vitamin C tablet in a few drops of water. Work up a paste and apply it directly into the wart. The acid in the Vitamin C will help eliminate the warts and help fight HPV.
Castor oil is good in eliminating facial warts because the oil keeps the wart moist and breaks the tough skin that represents it. Castor oil is rubbed on the skin daily and this will break down the wart, causing it to disappear.
Dandelion sap will irritate your skin and thus the immune system will be stimulated to fight off the virus that is in the wart. You will need to use dandelion sap daily and in a few days or weeks; your facial warts will disappear.
There are other facial wart removal method like papaya sap, banana peel and basil. Most of them are safe to use for the face because it will not scar.
You may also try duct tape but usually, it does not work as fast like the other face removal methods mentioned herewith.
Finally, strengthening your immune system is also necessary to avoid warts and other skin problems caused by HPV. A strong immune system will help you ward off viruses that may develop into unsightly facial warts. So, keep you body strong.