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Anyone know what is a home-made remedy to get rid of moles?

Anyone know what is a home-made remedy to get rid of moles?

Mole: No home remedies recommended. A dermatologist would remove the mole and have it tested to make sure there is no cancer present. ...Read more

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Moles (Definition)

A mole (also called a nevus) is a localized overgrowth of pigment-producing cells (melanocytes) in the skin. Most moles are benign. However, these cells can become cancerous. This is known as melanoma, ...Read more


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Can there be an at home remedy or over-the-counter remedy for removing moles?

Can there be an at home remedy or over-the-counter remedy for removing moles?

Mole: No home remedy for mole removal. We would worry about bleeding for one or a preparation that would only irritate the skin and cause more problems. A dermatologist is equipped to remove a mole through a simple surgical procedure. The skin specimen is then analyzed under the microscope (something a home remedy could never offer). ...Read more

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Do you know the home remedy for getting rid of skin moles?

Mole removal: There are no appropriate home remedies for mole removal. One should have a dermatologist evaluate and remove a mole as needed. A biopsy is then sent to evaluate for possible skin cancer as a rule ...Read more

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Is there any treatment for hairy nevus.?

Is there any treatment for hairy nevus.?

Often no Rx best: It depends on the case. Even good plastic surgery is likely to disfigure. When these are excised, they tend to grow back because they originate in the deep nerves and are resupplied with cells from there. Ask ten of your real friends whether to try to remove it or leave it alone. You'll be surprised. Invite folks to touch it for good luck. ...Read more

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My daughter's is 6, her dr stated she had nevus of ota on one eye, is observation every 6 month the only thing? No meds, treatment, or anything.

My daughter's is 6, her dr stated she had nevus of ota on one eye, is observation every 6 month the only thing? No meds, treatment, or anything.

Nevus of ota: Nevus of ota is a benign conglomeration of melanocytes in the eye and does not affect vision normally, it can be left alone or can undergo laser treatment. ...Read more

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Melanocytic Nevus with arch disorder and mild cytologic atypia of melancytes found from mole shave biopsy. What is the treatment for this?

Removal of nevus: Excision of mole is preferred method, it gives complete picture, not missing any area of potential malignant cells. Good news you don't have, but have atypical cells, so speak to your doctor for possible excision of whole mole and analyzing (biopsy) it. ...Read more

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Any herbal treatment for getting rid of moles?

No: To the best of my knowledge there are no topical treatments that will make a mole go away. Nor are there any systemic herbal treatments that will do the same. ...Read more

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What are some cream or any herbal treatment for getting rid of moles?

Mole: Creams and herbal treatments are not effective or recommended for mole removal. See a dermatologist for mole removal. ...Read more

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I have very tiny skin color moles kinda of on my neck. They are very tiny. What would it be? And what would be treatment for the same?

Skin tags: Skin tags are small flesh colored, brown or dark bumps often found on the neck. They are sometimes treated with a heat cautery or removed following a anesthetic injection, both techniques are performed by a dermatologist. See your physician for evaluation and proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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Hair loss everyday since had laser treatment to remove moles on thigh. Really worried?

Hair loss everyday since had laser treatment to remove moles on thigh. Really worried?

Not related: I can't see how lasering your thigh could possibly be related to hair loss on your head. Ask your doctor. ...Read more

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What are home remedies to get rid of birth marks and moles?

What are home remedies to get rid of birth marks and moles?

None really: There are no home remedies to get rid of moles or birthmarks -- only a dermatologist or expert in skin diseases should evaluate to remove such growths. ...Read more

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What to do if I have some moles that kinda make me insecure but I can't really go to a doctor about them right now to get them removed. Any home remedies?

Mole removal: It is safer to see a doctor for mole removal than to attempt some removal at home. A doctor can evaluate the mole and determine if it should be biopsied and evaluated for possible cancer. ...Read more

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Other than having surgery or getting a punch biopsy, are there any other ways of lighten moles? Like any home remedies?

No: Forget the do it yourself. Can you take out your own appendix? See a dermatologist for diagnosis and possible therapy. "Moles" is not a medical diagnosis. Any treatment depends on exactly what is there. ...Read more

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Can apple cider vinegar or other home remedies help lighten or remove small unwanted moles?

Can apple cider vinegar or other home remedies help lighten or remove small unwanted moles?

Yes it's possible: Seek medical consultation for these warnings signs: sudden increase in size, change in color or pigmentation, asymmetric border etc. God bless u! http://www. Herballegacy. Com/warts_;_moles. Html. Http://m.wikihow. Com/remove-moles-without-surgery. Http://www. Skincancer. Org/skin-cancer-information/melanoma/melanoma-warning-signs-and-images. ...Read more

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Are there any OTC mole removal treatments or home remedies that work well for removing moles? This is for cosmetic reasons.

Are there any OTC mole removal treatments or home remedies that work well for removing moles? This is for cosmetic reasons.

NO NO NO: You should not remove mole even if possible, always need biopsy (histological examination) to make sure is not a malignant skin lesion (melanoma). ...Read more