Skin tags are made of collagen and blood vessels surrounded by skin. They are usually found in the folds of the skin, armpits, groin, thighs, eyelids, neck or under the breasts. Causes of skin tags Skin tags occur when extra cells grow in the top layers of the skin. They are common, painless benign growths connected to the skin by a small, thin stalk called a peduncle.
SKIN TREATMENT OPTIONS
Diathermy or thermocoagulation is a treatment that uses a very fine needle to prick the skin and then an ultrarapid radiofrequency current is passed through the area which is heated and sealed. This precision technique is used to coagulate certain superficial cutaneous imperfections like skin tags, moles, and veins, in order to minimize their appearance or to completely eliminate them.