When you meet someone for the first time, it is obvious that you will notice their outer appearance. A lot of us have become particular about the way we look. While looks are not everything, but they still play a significant part in your personality. It might be unpleasant or bothering to have any sort of unwanted skin texture profoundly known as ‘ skin tags’ on our skin. Thus it is extremely important to know the causes of such skin tags and what are the side effects, treatments and symptoms of the same.
Whether you need psoriasis treatment in London or you need any other skin care services it is best that you choose a dermatologist that is well reputed and reliable.
One of the most common skin tag type is ‘mole’. In this article you will know more about moles and what you can do to get rid of them.
The first question that may arise in your mind when you suffer from this skin condition is – ‘ what are moles?’ or ‘ Can I get rid of a mole?’ all your doubts are answered below.
- What do moles look like?
In usual cases, moles look like a brown tan or blackish brown spot which may be flat or a little raised like a bump. There are no age criteria dedicated for the occurrence of a mole it can appear during any stage of a person’s life. A person can suffer from an individual mole or grouped moles. In either case, it is advisable to get it checked by your skin specialist.
- Why does one have moles?
Melanocytes, which are the type of skin cells which are known to provide our skin pigmentation and determine our skin tone/ skin color. One may suffer from the condition of moles if melanocytes develop in a cluster form rather than spreading evenly on one’s skin. There is nothing to worry about if one has this type of skin condition but it is advisable to visit your skin specialist as in some cases moles are the early symptoms for cancer.
- How can one cure moles?
Often, you will observe various beauty salons raving about a so-called ‘scarless’ mole removal method. Any medical practitioner or skin tag removal in London will advise you to opt for the surgical excision of your mole.
This is the safest and most practiced method around the globe. Even though in 85.8% cases moles are harmless but it might be necessary to get rid of them for cosmetic reasons.
- Types of mole removal methods.
- Laser mole removal: If you have a mole which is flat ( not bumpy) and is dark brown or black in color and moderate in size then this is the most suitable method for you.
- Ideally, you will require one to three trips of your skin specialist to get rid of the mole completely. In this procedure, your doctor will apply a local anesthesia and remove your mole tissue with the laser
- Natural mole removal: This method mainly involves applying a certain type of cream all over your mole to get rid of your mole. This method might not be as quick as other methods and the time may vary depending upon the size of your mole. Minor scarring is common during this procedure.
However, you must consult an experienced and trained skin specialist before you decide to get rid of your mole. Your doctor will advise you the best way in which you can get rid of your mole depending on the size, shape and medical condition of your mole.