What is a Skin Tag?
A skin tag is a small piece of soft, hanging skin that may have a peduncle or stalk. They can appear anywhere on the body, but especially where skin rubs against other skin or clothing. Other names are an acrochordon, cutaneous papilloma, cutaneous tag, fibroepithelial polyp, fibroma molluscum, fibroma pendulum, soft fibroma, and Templeton skin tags.
Skin tags are very common and generally occur after midlife. They affect men and women equally. Skin tags are benign, noncancerous, tumors of the skin. They consist of a core of fibers and ducts, nerve cells, fat cells, and a covering or epidermis
Skin tags may appear on your eyelids, armpits, under the breasts, groin, upper chest, and neck. It does not cause any pain but may lead to general discomfort or low confidence. It is strongly advised not to remove skin tags by yourself through any method, Beauty & Co Clinic has the proper treatments that can help you remove skin tags of any shape or size.
How Does a Skin Tag Look Like?
The surface of skin tags may be smooth or irregular in appearance. Often skin tags are raised from the surface of the skin on fleshy peduncles, or stalks. They are usually flesh-colored or slightly brownish.
Skin tags start small, flattened like a pinhead bump. Some stay small, and some grow bigger. They can range in diameter from 2 millimeters (mm) to 1 centimeter (cm), and some may reach 5cm!
What Causes Skin Tag?
Skin tags may happen when clusters of collagen and blood vessels become trapped inside thicker pieces of skin. As they are more common in skin creases or folds, they may be mainly caused by skin rubbing against skin.
Some people appear to inherit an increased susceptibility to skin tags. Skin tags affect people both males and females, but they happen more often during pregnancy, in people who are obese, and in people with diabetes.
Treatment for Skin Tag Removal at Beauty & Co Clinic
With so many medical clinics providing Skin Tag Removal Treatment, and so many different treatment options available in Malaysia, how do you make the right choice? If you’re looking for skin tag removal treatments in Malaysia, then you can consider Beauty & Co Clinic. We only want the best for you.
We provide services using hi-tech machines that are designed specifically for skin issues such as skin tag removal. You can explore your options for your treatments according to your required needs.
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The Beauty & Co Clinic Difference
B&Co Clinic provides a multi-treatment approach that serves as a one-stop center to solve all your skin and body problems. We focus on using the correct approach to your skin condition by using accurate diagnosis and suitable treatment suggestions by a verified dermatologist. Don’t worry, you are safe with us!
Our state-of-the-art equipment with the latest technologies are FDA Certified and our LCP Certified doctor will make sure that all treatments are administered according to guide-lined protocols while achieving the best possible result for you.