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According to Healthline, skin tags are harmless growths consisting of fibrous tissue and blood vessels that can develop on the skin of the neck, chest, groin, armpits, stomach and eyelids. Skin tags are typically similar... More »

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Skin tags are thought to be caused by skin rubbing against skin, according to Medical News Today, which is why they are often found in places where the skin creases or folds. Skin tags are benign growths of collagen and ... More »

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Skin tags appear at points where skin rubs on skin, according to Everyday Health. Because these intersection points are more common on overweight people, skin tags often appear in the folds of their skin. Other causes in... More »

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To remove skin tags, a patient will need to visit his or her dermatologist so the skin tag can be removed via scissors, burning or freezing reports Kid's Health. The pain is usually minimal and if the skin tag is too big... More »

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It is not known what causes rosacea, a reddening of the skin on the face, neck, chest, scalp or ears, according to the National Rosacea Society. It could be caused by a combination of hereditary and environmental factors... More »

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At-home treatments for removing skin tags include freezing or cutting off the tag, as reported by MedicineNet. A small piece of string or dental floss can be tied around the base of the skin tag, and after several days, ... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Skin tags appear at points where skin rubs on skin, according to Everyday Health. Because these intersection points are more common on overweight people, skin tags often appear in the folds of their skin. Other causes in... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions