The buildup of skin pigment, or melanin, makes this area appear darker than the rest of the skin. The color can range from light brown, brown, red and dark brown to black depending on the concentration of melanocytes in the area.
These hyperpigmented lesions can also vary in shape and size, but they are usually oval or round with a smooth texture. Almost everyone has moles on different parts of the body, with an average count of 10 to 30.
The following topical treatments are widely recognized on internet forums and among the general public for their ability to reduce the appearance of moles, but there is little scientific evidence to confirm their safety or effectiveness.
In fact, few of these treatments have caused an adverse reaction in some people rather than a benefit. Therefore, there is no guarantee that positive results will be obtained and it may be best to consult your doctor before trying any of them.
Moles are a group of pigment-producing skin cells that pose no health risk. But in some cases, these harmless lesions can turn into malignant tumors and lead to melanoma or melanoma.
Unprotected sun exposure for prolonged periods not only leads to the formation of moles, but can also turn moles into malignant tumors over time. The sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays destroy the DNA structure of skin cells, resulting in cancer.
Therefore, you need to do your best to reduce skin damage caused by UV rays. Here are some things you can do
Moles are not a threat to health unless they start to enlarge, change color or texture, form jagged edges and increase in number, which could mean that the lesion has become malignant or cancerous.
Watch your moles for these signs of cancer early and seek immediate treatment. You can easily go without treatment as long as your moles are benign. But some people still choose to have them removed for cosmetic reasons.
Although there are many home remedies available to remove moles on your own, most of them have harmful side effects and can lead to long term complications.
Therefore, it is very important to consult your doctor before trying any new treatment, device or product to remove a mole. In general, the safest and most effective way to get rid of moles is to let your dermatologist treat them.