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What Are The Best Natural Cures To Get Rid Of Warts?

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Natural Wart Remedies

I have one wart on the side of my finger, it is kind of big , little bit red and rough. I would like to know how to get rid of it.

Please help.

Here are the  Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts

First, what is a wart? Warts are the result  of a virus known as Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). There are over one hundred different types of HPV. Depending on the strength of the person’s immune system, each different type will have a different impact on the person affected. Many strains of the virus, like the one that causes the common wart are basically harmless. Other strains of HPV can cause serious issues. Warts can easily spread from one part of the body to another as well as to other people. Most people would prefer to not use chemicals so we have listed some home remedies that can be used to treat warts. .

Here are the  Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #1. Apple Cider Vinegar

If you have been around the home remedy world for any time at all you know that Apple Cider Vinegar is a super star in the world of home remedies. Here is how to use Apple Cider Vinegar to treat warts:

Ingredients:

Two tablespoons of Apple Cider Vinegar

Clean cotton balls

Medical tape

Sterile bandage or gauze

Directions for use:

Soak your cotton ball in the apple cider vinegar. Saturate it completely. Next gently squeeze out any excess liquid so it isn’t dripping. Place the cotton ball on the wart then cover with the bandage or gauze secure with the medical tape. Repeat nightly. You either remove during the day or leave it on depending on your preference. The wart should be gone in one to two weeks.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #2. “Milk” of Milkweed

Milkweed is an interesting plant that grows wild all around the world. Milkweed can be toxic if taken internally but when used in small amounts the sap can cure warts. Special care must be taken to avoid getting it in your eyes and it should be kept away from children and pets.

Ingredients:

Just a few drops of the milkweed sap which looks like milk

Directions for use:

Take a fingernail file or a pumice stone to rough up the surface of the wart. Only the top layer is necessary. Next break off a couple of leaves from the plant and squeeze the bottom of the stem to release the sap. Cover the exposed surface of the wart. If you develop any rash or irritation stop and rinse right away. This should not be used if you have sensitive skin.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #3. Banana Peel Mash

Banana peels will work very similar to milkweed since both contain a proteolytic enzyme.

Ingredients:

One banana peel
A knife or something that can be used to scrap the inside of the banana peel

Directions for use:

Two times daily, simply scrape the whitish mush from the inside of the banana peel. Apply the mush directly to the wart. Make sure and wash your hands. This will help to prevent the wart from spreading. Repeat the procedure until the wart disappears.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #4. Use Vitamin C

Vitamin C will have the dual benefit of killing the virus and giving your immune system a boost.

Ingredients:

One vitamin C tablet
A mortar and pestle or tools that can be used to crush the tablet
Some fresh lemon juice

Directions for use:

Crush the vitamin C tablet, and add lemon juice to create a paste. Apply to the wart.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #5. Basil

Basil will work wonders.

Ingredients:

One quarter cup of fresh basil leaves
Something to crush the leaves
A sterile bandage

Directions for use:

Crush the fresh basil until the leaves are mushy. Apply to the wart and cover. Reapply daily and in one to two weeks the wart should be gone.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #6. Dandelions

The milk found in dandelions is great for getting rid of warts.

Ingredients:

One dandelion
A sterile bandage

Directions for use:

Take the head off the dandelion and simply rub the milk on the wart. Cover with a bandage. Repeat two times a day.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #7. Apply Honey

Raw local honey will work but organic Manuka honey from New Zealand is the best. Make sure that you are purchasing actual Manuka honey if that is the route you pick.

Ingredients:

One teaspoon of raw honey
A sterile bandage

Directions for use:

File down the wart if possible. Next cover the wart with a thick layer of honey. Cover with the bandage. Repeat daily.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #8. Apply A Potato

Most are not sure why this works, but it does. Rubbing a potato will get rid of warts.

Ingredients:

One potato
A knife
A sterile bandage

Directions for use:

Peel the potato and then cut a round slice of the potato. Rub the slice on the wart three times a daily. Covering with a bandage containing a small slice of potato will help.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #9. Pineapple Juice

Soaking the wart in pineapple juice works.

Ingredients:

Pure organic pineapple juice
A bowl
A clean towel

Directions for use:

Soak the wart in the pineapple juice two to three times a day.Discontinue if irritation occurs.

Top Ten Natural Cures Remedies To Get Rid of Warts #10. Poke The Wart With A Needle

Warts are simply a barrier that protects the virus from your immune system. A sterile needle can be used to notify your immune system.

Ingredients:

One sterile needle

Clean ice

Directions for use:

Numb the area using ice. Poke the wart all over. Repeat daily and the wart should be gone in about two weeks.

Tips:

Make sure and wash your hands before and after using any of the listed treatments.

Discontinue any of the treatments if you show any irritation or reaction

Consult a medical professional if there are no results after one month.

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