Wart is a solid blister that is small in size. It usually occurs in the feet and hands of the human but it also occur in other parts of the body. It is caused mainly due to human papillomavirus. Warts growing on the fingers and hand can be very annoying especially if you have to perform a job where your fingers and hands are constantly on the view of your clients. To avoid the embarrassment, you should get rid of warts immediately when you spot them. You should not let it grow. Here are some of the tips on how to get rid of a wart on your finger.
How to Get Rid of a Wart on your Finger
Warts sometimes happen because your body is low in potassium so by eating foods rich in potassium like bananas you can get rid of warts. By increasing your potassium intake, your body will limit the chances of warts coming back. You can also rub banana peels on your warts directly to get rid of it.
- Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar is also high in potassium so it also helps to get rid of warts. You can dip your fingers in to the vinegar solution to get rid of warts. You can also dab a cotton ball with some vinegar and use it.
Take some basil and crush it to make a paste and apply it over your warts. You can tape it by using a waterproof tape or band-aid. You should use this every day until the warts are gone. Basil has several antiviral compounds that help to kill the warts.
You should take out the juice from the aloe vera leaf and apply it on the warts. The malic acid present in it helps to get rid of warts. After placing the juice of aloe vera, you should cover it with a bandage. This should be done daily.
Garlic is proven to be very effective for treating warts. By applying its juice or oil overnight will help you to get fast result. Garlic has antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral properties that helps to get rid of warts very quickly. You can also eat it raw or take its capsule to treat warts.
- Castor Oil
Castor oil is acidic in nature that helps to remove warts. You just have to dip a cotton ball in the castor oil and then place it on the wart and then bandage it.
- Lemon Oil
It is a disinfectant that helps to kill the virus that causes warts. It has a high concentration of d-limoen that helps to break down the warts and get rid of it. You just have to place few drops of it on the wart directly 2-3 times in a day.
It has antibiotics that help to kill the virus that is responsible for warts. Firstly, you should wash the wart with warm water and make it clean completely. After it is dried you should apply Betadine and cover it with a bandage and leave it overnight for faster results.
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