Skin tags are non-cancerous growths that typically do not cause problems or require treatment. However, they can be pesky and cause issues ranging from cosmetic concerns to discomfort. They might catch on a razor, clothing, jewelry, or bed linens, which can be uncomfortable. Skin tags are common in both men and women over the age of 50. They can appear all over the body, however, they are most commonly found in places where your skin folds. In this article, we discuss the causes of skin tags, as well as treatment and removal options.