Seborrheic keratosis can come up on any part of the body. At times, it can come up on areas well exposed to the sun and it can also be fond on more hidden areas on the body. While it is true that seborrheic keratosis does not have any link with cancer, it is still very important to get it removed from the skin on time.
If the skin condition is left untreated, it may get bruised and this will lead to bleeding. Bleeding seborrheic keratosis can get infected very easily. Once infected, other complications can set in. there are times the skin condition can also come up on parts of the body that are exposed to the outside world. Seborrheic keratosis on such parts of the body can make the skin look very ugly. It will be in your best interest to get rid of this skin condition so as to regain your normal skin color back.
There are some simple things that can be done in order to get rid of this skin condition. It is possible to get it removed through surgical means. This can only carried out by a surgeon. This should never be attempted at home for any reason. Removing the seborrheic keratosis surgically can lead to bleeding. The bleeding may become uncontrollable and lead to other complications if you ever attempt it at home.
Aside surgery, you can also depend on glycolic acid solution to get rid of the thing. Surgery will cost you lots of money but this method will not cost you much. You can easily get the glycolic acid over the counter in a drug store and you can carry out the treatment at home. Dilute the glycolic acid to 35% concentration and pour it into a spray bottle. Spray it on the seborrheic keratosis and make sure that you do not touch it. This solution is sure to cause you some itching. It is however not proper to touch it, scratching it will only worsen the situation of the skin condition.
After applying the glycolic acid solution, leave it on the skin and go to bed continue with this treatment method for a number of days and you are sure of being able to get a good result from it.
Another good treatment method involves the use of liquid nitrogen. Liquid nitrogen can be applied directly on the skin condition to get it frozen. This is sure to kill the skin condition and get it removed from your skin.