Verruca or warts are skin lesions that mostly develop on the hand or plantar foot. (There are other types of verruca, however this is written with hand and foot warts in mind). Verrucae are the result of a virus called a human papilloma virus (HPV).
Verruca can be painful or cause distress by being unsightly, and they can also be difficult to treat with standard treatments. Most over the counter products are not particularly effective in many cases.
SWIFT VERRUCA TREATMENT
SWIFT therapy for verruca use microwave technology to heat the tissue to just above normal temperature. Swift is a UK researched and produced technology introduced and licensed for use for verrucae in 2016.
How does it work?
Verruca virus contain an element that reduces inflammation in the skin. For this reason the verruca can go undetected without the immune system being notified.
When the skin is heated (a few degrees above normal levels), proteins...