Genital warts are the sexually transmitted infections that can be treated with simple home remedies.
Genital warts are common sexually transmitted infections and appear in both male and female on their genital parts like penis, vagina, and anus. These warts are caused by humba papillomavirus or HPV virus which is passed on from infected person to another by vaginal and anal intercourse, sharing sex toys, oral sex and genital to gental contact.
Genital warts look like other warts and appear as the blisters resembling the top of cauliflowers. Before seeking medication, you can try these home remedies to treat genital warts.
- Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil is loaded with antibacterial and antimicrobial properties making it useful to remove the viruses being responsible for genital warts. Besides, TTO is ideal home remedy for skin care, infections and for fungi and bacteria, thereby promoting healing.
Apply few drops of tea tree oil onto cotton swabs and apply it on the affected parts of your skin. Use this process daily for ten days. Use of tea tree oil will make the warts turn white, making it to fall off naturally.
Note: You may feel sensation on using tea tree oil, which is normal. However, if your skin is too sensitive, you must dilute the oil with water or olive oil.
Garlic not only adds taste to your soups, but also acts as an effective home remedies for various skin conditions. Thanks to its antiviral and antibacterial properties! Garlic is easy to use on your genital warts.
All you need to crush raw garlic and apply it on your genital warts. Secure it with a bandage. Wait for 20 minutes and remove the bandage. Wash the area and pat it dry. Do this process twice a day for nearly 10 days. You will see improvement as it makes a warts tend to fall off.
- Vitamin C:
Vitamin C capsule is essential for your immune system. However, you can use it to treat infectious skin conditions like genital warts. Take a vitamin C tablet and crush it on chopping board or special bowl. Add few drops of water to make the paste. Apply it on your genital warts and secure it with a bandage. Repeating this process daily will remove the Papilloma virus, a main culprit of the genital warts.
- Pineapple Juice:
The presence of bromelain enzymes makes pineapple juice an effective natural treatment to cure genital warts. Plus, pineapple juice contains manganese, which lowers the chances of scars after the warts are removed.
Take fresh pineapple slices (don’t use canned) and they out the juice out of them by squeezing. Place it on your genital warts with cotton ball and secure it with a band aid. Remove it after 15-20 minutes.
- Apple Cider Vinegar:
Apple cider vinegar is the panacea for all skin problems. This is because it is rich in antibacterial and antimicrobial properties. It not only heals genital warts, but also helpful in removing the dead and dry cells. Just soak a cotton ball in ACV and place it on the warts. Secure it with a band aid or common tape. After one hour, remove it. Do this daily till the warts fall off naturally.
If these home remedies don’t bring any improvement, you must see your physician immediately.