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Home Remedies to Cure Skin Warts


Skin Warts are tiny, round or oval shaped which grow on the skin which is caused due to a viral infection. Here we have compiled a list of some effective home remedies to cure skin warts. Let us check them in detail.

Home Remedies to Cure Skin Wrats

Baking powder

Make a paste of baking powder and castor oil. Apply to the wart at night, and cover with a bandage. Keep doing this, till the wart disappears.

Banana Peel

The enzymes in the banana peel heal and rejuvenate the skin wart. It also possesses antimicrobial properties. Rub the wart with a banana peel for a few minutes every day till the wart disappears.


Make a paste of the turmeric powder and water. Apply it on the wart and leave it on for 30 minutes and then wash it with water. If you want, you can get rid of the turmeric coloring by rubbing a slice of lemon over the area.Turmeric is extremely beneficial as it has antimicrobial properties which kill the infection and removes warts.

Aloe vera

Pluck a leaf and rub the gel onto the wart. Aloe vera is high in malic acid as it helps to remove warts and heal the area.

Apple-cider vinegar

The acetic acid in apple cider vinegar destroys the wart tissues, in turn removing it. Soak cotton in the vinegar and keep place it over the wart. You can even use an adhesive bandage to keep it in place. Keep this on overnight.


Garlic, due to the presence of allicin in it, has strong antimicrobial activity against a wide range of bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. Peel and crush a few cloves of garlic and rub it on the affected area. This will kill the virus causing warts. You can also consume it orally.

Clove oil

Apply the oil on the wart and cover with the band-aid. Continue doing so till the wart disappears. Clove oil has eugeniin which has antiviral property. It inhibits the reproduction process of the virus and eliminates the infection.