Warts are small local usually painless growths in the skin that are caused by human papilloma virus (HPV) infection.
Different type of common warts

  • Common wants – Painless,mainly appears on hands.
  • Flatwarts – common in children found mainly on face and forehead.
  • Genital warts- also called condyloma usually occurs on genitals.
  • Planter warts – found at the soles of feet. These can be very painful.
The warts may spread through the contact of an infected person.

How Homeopathy can help ?

We at Dr. Umang Khanna by the way of constitutionally prescribed medicines strengthen the immune system of the body which removes the wart by eliminating the virus and there is no spot or scar or discoloration of skin occurring after the removal of warts.
As it eliminates the virus there is remote possibility its reoccurrence. So it could be said that homeopathy offers an excellent and promising cure for warts.

Home remedies for warts

  • Local application of mixture of baking powder and castor oil
  • Local application of garlic or onion paste
  • Apply hot water to the wart
  • Wash the wart with baking soda in water
  • Castor oil could also be applied twice a day to the wart as it has irritating effect on the wart
  • The paste of carrot with olive oil (external application)
  • Lemon juice external application followed by covering of wart with fresh chopped onions for 30 minutes is also a good home remedy.
  • Pineapple juice (external application)

Corns

Also referred to as calvi are painful thickened layers of skin that develop in response to excessive and repeated pressure or friction on bony prominence. Callus is thickened skin on hands or soles of feet.

How Homeopathy can help ?

Homeopathy at Dr. Umang Khanna works towards removing and recurring tendency of the formation of Corns.It works on two way approach towards the aliment. Firstly the treatment stops the piercing type pain experienced by a corn patient and soothes the thick skin of the corn patient.
Care for corn problem is particularly important for diabetic patient.

Causes

Corns are formed by excessive repeated and fiction on bony prominences. It is actually a protective reaction of the body to guard the skin where there is repeated exertion.

Symptoms

  • Skin thick
  • Hardened
  • Flaky
  • Dry
  • Needle like pain on pressure

Self Care

  • Add protective pads at the point where shoe rubs.
  • Soak feet in warm soapy water.
  • Use moisturizer to keep skin soft.
  • Do not scrub face
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  • Coat your feet with petroleum jelly when you expect doing unusual amount of walking or running.

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