3 Things To Expect After Skin Tag Removal

December 06, 2021 1 min read

1. Stitches Aftercare

  • Make sure to keep the area covered for at least 2-3 days after you get the stitches.
  • Use a clean paper towel to pat dry the area.
  • If your physician has recommended an ointment, make sure to use it.
  • Replace the bandage, if you have one on the stitches.
  • Your physician should tell you when to visit again for stitches removal.
  • In case of any bleeding, immediately contact your health care provider.

2. Cryotherapy Aftercare

  • If you had the skin tags removed through freezing with the help of liquid nitrogen, there might be some pain for around 2-3 days.
  • While you're healing, generally there's no special treatment that is required.
  • A bandage should be enough to cover and protect the area where the skin tag was removed.
  • If a scab is formed, do not peel it. Let it fall off on its own in like 2 to 4 weeks.

3. DIY Skin Tag Removal Aftercare

  • If you've used our skin tag removal device to remove skin tags at home yourself, all you need to do is wait for the scarring to go away. It takes about 2 to 4 weeks, depending on your skin type.
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  • If you have any pain after burning off the skin tag, you may simply use OTC ointments.


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