Most people have moles on their skin, which are harmless, posing no health hazards. They can be troublesome only from an aesthetic aspect as many people find them ugly.
Medically termed melanocytic nevi, moles appear on the skin as black, brown, or flesh-colored spots or else as patches on the skin that form due to the collection of melanocytes. These melanocytes are cells that produce pigment that is the coloring substance also called melanin.
What age do moles appear at?
Most moles appear by the end of the twenties. Regarding their look, moles can be:
flat or raised,
rough or smooth,
with or without hair.
The number and appearance of moles depend on:
While some moles will fade and disappear as you age, other will not, right when you are most concerned about how they look.
These simple home remedies can help you get rid of unsightly moles
Before applying the home remedies to your skin, it is most important to inspect your mole(s) for abnormal developments such as:
1. asymmetry of the border,
2. color, and
If you spot any of these 3 alarming issues, or the mole is changing in shape or color without any treatment applied, get it checked by a specialist in dermatology to make sure it is not a cancerous one.
WARNING: DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TREAT SUSPICIOUS CANCEROUS MOLES ON YOUR OWN!