Warts & Verrucas
Warts And Verruca’s
What are they?
Warts And Verruca’s are
small lumps on the skin that most people have at some point in their life. They
usually go away on their own but may take months or even years.
Warts feel firm and
rough, they can appear on palms, knuckles, knees and fingers.
Some Warts are round,
flat and can be Yellow (plane warts)
Clusters of Warts,
spread over an area of skin and are common on feet and hands. Warts do not cause you
any harm but some people find them itchy, painful or embarrassing.
Verruca’s appear on
your feet. They have tiny black dots under the hard skin. Verruca’s are more
likely to be painful – like standing on a needle.
What causes them?
Warts and verrucas are
caused by a viral infection in the skin, the virus is called human papilloma.
This virus gets in to the
skin through small cuts or minor abrasion, particularly if the skin is warm and
The virus that causes
verrucas can be easily picked up in changing rooms and around swimming pools.
What treats them?
If you are suffering with warts or verrucas, We offer safe and effective treatment that will remove the
condition and restore soft and flawless skin.
Laser removal –
A highly targeted
beam of laser light is aimed at the wart or verruca. The energy from the laser
heats up the blood vessels feeding the problem area, which collapse in on
themselves as a result and stop the
blood supply. This starves the
wart or verruca of nutrients so it naturally falls off after a few weeks.
The procedure usually only
takes a few minutes. There is minimal discomfort during the treatment.
healthy skin around your wart or verruca won’t be damaged.
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