Paint it with Nail Varnish

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Not the most natural way to treat a verruca but seems to do the job for the same reason duct tape works - it suffocates the HPV virus which causes the verruca and creates an air tight seal around the affected area which blocks the dreaded verruca from an oxygen supply. This is a very simple one a friend told me.

What You'll Need

  • Clear nail varnish

What You'll Do

  • Make sure you wash the foot thoroughly using warm water and then towel dry.
  • Get some clear nail varnish and cover the verruca and the surrounding area with the nail varnish. Leave to dry. If you want, you can also add a plaster but its not always neccessary
  • Reapply every 3 days.
  • Should be gone in 10 days.

Tips & Warnings

  • Remember to let it dry otherwise it sticks to your socks!
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