Easy Home Remedies for Warts – Remove Ugly Warts Instantaneously!

Warts are usually not painful but it is recommended to immediately get rid of them through home remedies for warts.

fig, wart, removal, remedyWarts are rough lumps that appear on the skin, usually due to Human Papillomavirus (HPV) which causes the keratin protein in the skin to grow much faster than usual. Warts are often painless but aesthetically appealing.
There are many different types of warts, most of them appear on the hands and feet but they can likely grow on any part of the body, including the face, any other body part, even genitals.  


Since it is viral, warts are mostly causes by contact with someone who is infected by the Human Papillomavirus or by using their towels, shoes or wet floor. People who have cuts on their skin especially on soles are prone to catch this virus quickly if he/she walks around barefoot, especially in wet places like swimming pools.
If you already have wart/s on your skin, then scratching or biting at it will cause the wart to spread to other areas. Biting your fingernails or sucking on fingers will also cause warts to spread on the body.  

Home Remedies for Warts:

  • Tape it!
    Using a duct is a simple home remedy for warts. Simply, apply 3-4 inch piece of duct or scotch tape on the wart and leave it on for around a week, if it gets wet while taking a shower, immediately apply a new piece. After a week, remove the tape and soak the wart in warm water for 5-7 minutes. With a pumice stone, loofah or emery board, gently rub off the dead skin on the wart. It is best to do this before sleeping, dry the area and leave it uncovered for a night. Repeat the same method the next day for another week and in two weeks your wart will be gone. 

  • Crushed Garlic
    Take a clove of garlic and crush it. Rub the crushed garlic on your wart, leave it on the wart and then apply a bandage over it. This is a very useful home remedy for warts. The smell of garlic is intolerable for many, but you will have to tolerate it for the best.

  • Castor Oil
    Take 4-5 drops of castor oil in your hand and rub it on your wart/s. This home remedy for warts is rather a slow healing process but very effective. The castor oil softens the wart it will eventually come off. 

  • Tea Tree Oil
    One of the best, quick healing home remedies for warts is to rub tea tree oil on the wart several times a day for a week and it will come off by the end of the week! 

  • Fig Juice
    Apply the pulpy, milky juice of fig onto the wart and rub it in. The juice of the fig will remove the wart in a matter of days and is known as one of the best home remedies for warts.