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A 41-year-old member asked:

i hate this weird mole on my face. any tips on making it smaller without going to the doctors?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
No: Wouldn't encourage home surgery or other remedies for a mole.

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I have a huge mole on my face. What can I do?

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Is it dangerous when the moles on your face start to spread?

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I'm getting a lot of moles in my face, should I be concerned?

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