Skin Tag Removal

This course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of skin tag removal techniques. Participants will learn about the different types of skin tags, their causes, and the various methods used to safely and effectively remove them. The course will cover both non-invasive and invasive techniques

ensuring participants are equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform skin tag removal procedures.

I. Introduction to Skin Tags

  • Definition and characteristics of skin tags
  • Causes and risk factors
  • Differentiating skin tags from other skin conditions


  • Cryotherapy: Freezing skin tags with liquid nitrogen
  • Electrocautery: Using heat to burn off skin tags
  • Laser therapy: Utilizing laser technology to remove skin tags
  • Topical treatments: Over-the-counter and prescription options

III. Invasive Skin Tag Removal Techniques

  • Excision: Surgical removal of skin tags using a scalpel or scissors
  • Ligation: Tying off the base of the skin tag to cut off blood supply
  • Cauterization: Burning off skin tags with a heated instrument
  • Radiofrequency ablation: Using radiofrequency energy to destroy skin tags

IV. Preparing for Skin Tag Removal Procedures

  • Patient assessment and consultation
  • Obtaining informed consent
  • Pre-procedure skin preparation
  • Anesthesia options and techniques

V. Performing Skin Tag Removal Procedures

  • Step-by-step guide for each technique
  • Proper use of equipment and instruments
  • Managing potential complications and side effects
  • Post-procedure care and follow-up

VI. Safety and Infection Control

  • Sterilization and disinfection protocols
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements
  • Preventing cross-contamination and infection transmission
  • Proper waste disposal

VII. Legal and Ethical Considerations

  • Scope of practice and professional responsibilities
  • Documentation and record-keeping
  • Patient confidentiality and privacy
  • Adhering to relevant laws and regulations

VIII. Marketing and Business Aspects

  • Pricing and packaging skin tag removal services
  • Marketing strategies to attract clients
  • Building a client base and maintaining customer satisfaction
  • Collaboration with other healthcare professionals

IX. Hands-on Practice and Case Studies

  • Practical demonstrations of skin tag removal techniques
  • Hands-on practice under supervision
  • Case studies to analyze different scenarios and outcomes
  • Q&A sessions and group discussions

X. Certification and Continuing Education

  • Overview of certification options for skin tag removal
  • Continuing education opportunities and resources
  • Professional development and staying updated with advancements

Note: This course outline is a general guide and can be customized to meet the specific needs and requirements of the participants


Tamara Davood

CEO Ivy Laser Clinic

Professional & Personal Business Development

Course Cost: $299.00


7730 Kipling Ave. Unit 5

Woodbridge, ON L4L 1Y9

Tel: 905-605-3225