When you meet anyone 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, they still play a significant part in your personality. It might be unpleasant or bothersome to have any sort of unwanted skin texture profoundly known as ‘ skin tags’ on our skin. It is utmost important to know what caused skin tags, note down its side effects, treatments and its symptoms.
Whether you need psoriasis treatment in London or you need any other skincare services you should choose a dermatologist that is well-reputed and reliable.
One of the most common skin tag types 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?
Generally, moles are a raised brown tan or blackish spot that looks like a bump- and is sometimes, painless. There are no age criteria dedicated to the occurrence of a mole it can appear during any stage of a person’s life. Sometimes, an individual either has a single mole or a cluster of 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 that are known to provide our skin with the pigmentation and determine our skin tone/ skin colour. One may suffer from the condition of moles if melanocytes develop in a cluster form rather than spreading evenly on one’s skin. One doesn’t have to worry about any skin condition and its related issue and is advisable to consult your skin specialist, as it might not be an early symptom of 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 practised method around the globe. Even though in 85.8% of 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 that is flat ( not bumpy) and is dark brown or black in colour and moderate in size then this is the most suitable method for you.
- With that, one requires 1-3 strips of your skin, taken by giving anaesthesia to get rid of the mole. In this procedure, your doctor will apply local anaesthesia 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 for the removal of the skin tag. Your doctor will advise you on the best way in which you can get rid of your mole depending on the size, shape and medical condition of your mole.