Skin tags are bits of skin similar to moles, only they are the same color as your skin and can be found all over the body from under the arms to the legs, thighs, buttocks, arms — everywhere. It can be embarrassing for the many people who suffer from these sorts of skin protrusions to take off your shirt or wear a bathing suit. For those self-conscious individuals who suffer from skin tags, take heart and know that there is simple home remedy available that does not require surgery.

Things You'll Need

Wet a cotton ball with some rubbing alcohol.

Wipe the area under the arm or wherever the skin tags are located. Allow to dry.

Put some herbal solution on the end of a cotton swab or your fingertips.

Apply gently to the skin tags.

Repeat as directed until the skin tags are gone.


  • There are several different kinds of herbal solutions to get rid of skin tags and they can be purchased online or at a whole foods or herbal medicine stores.