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Mole removal
Jun 2, 2006
... ue was bulkier than the moles were and a bit angrier looking. I then went to a surgeon who told me there was no guarantee it wouldn't occur again. I had a large mole on the back of my neck removed as a teenager, and a freckle mole off of my calf about 7 years ago and they hardly scarred at all so I told him to go ahead. ... (3 replies)
... Hello, hope someone can help. I have a few moles that I would like to have removed for cosmetic reasons. Has anyone had any experience with laser mole removal? ... (1 replies)
Scars and the sun
Apr 26, 2007
... Neutrogena makes an ultra sheer, dry-touch sunblock SPF 70. They also make Baby Face sun screen 50 that's water proof. If it were me I would not chance it. It can take up to a year for the spot where the mole was to heal 100%. The sun can do damage. It's fresh new skin that is very sensitive to the sun. I'd wear a hat too. They have small water proof bandaids in a circle... (2 replies)

... My daughter had some facial moles removed last year. They were removed by a reputable plastic surgeon and she has no scars. (6 replies)
Mole Help
Oct 19, 2006
... to make an appointment, so before I made this appointment with the Derma via phone, I asked her would their be any scars left behind? ... (13 replies)
Mole Help
Oct 19, 2006
... no scars. The procedure is to numb the area with a shot, then shave off the mole at skin level. ... (13 replies)
Mole Help
Oct 18, 2006
... ahhh ic, but my doctor said that their might be scars, and the cosmetic people that were going to do the "cutting" said their would be as well... so im leaning towards laser, do you think that will be safe? laser isn't for removing moles, but at cosmetic places they are, so it wont scare what u people think? thinking of making an apointment this week for some cosmetic... (13 replies)
Mole Help
Oct 18, 2006
... removal scars are pretty hideous. I'd almost suggest leaving them. And I have had 5 moles removed total. ... (13 replies)
... You'll have to have moles excised, and the scars are usually pretty awful. The bigger the mole, the bigger the scar. ... (4 replies)
... hest with laser, in Malaysia. The doctor suggested I better do that than have it cut out as it leaves no scars. He showed me the place on his face where he had a mole before that's been removed with laser. You cant see any traces of surgery. ... (4 replies)
... Personally, I think the only thing that changes scars is time. ... (5 replies)
... Have you tried Mederma? It's a gel/creme for scars. It's expensive, but I used it after I had surgery, and it seemed to work pretty well. (5 replies)
... There are treatments and topical medications out there that can reduce the color and surface of the scar. You should try going to a dermatologist because they know a lot about the different creams and equipments used that would lessen the appearance of scars. (5 replies)
... where the mole was because the plastic surgeon took away a lot of tissue. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, I'm considering having two moles removed from my face. Due to the fact that they are located in such a prominent area, I'm thinking what is actually worse, having them or having marks left after they have been removed. Has anyone had any experience with such a procedure? How big is the impact of those scars, and do they remain permamently? Do you think a better bet... (0 replies)
... I would HIGHLY recceomend a a PS for the removal. I had one on my face "shaved off" by a dermo and it is still there just a little more flat and I hate it. I am gonig in in a few weeks to talk to a PS about it. My insurance will cover it as long as it is done out patient at a hospital. Let me know if you have had it done and what luck you had. OH and I had a friend who had a... (4 replies)
... i have a mole above my mouth and i need some information on how to get it removed without having is not that small. ... (5 replies)
... Everytime you get these things done, you are just starting the healing process over again, and scars always take time to heal...ALWAYS, so it's kinda like 1 step forward and 1.5 steps back initially. ... (5 replies)
... Because it's on your face, you would be better off to have it done by a plastic surgeon. That way the scar will be minimal. The size of the scar depends on how big the mole is, but unless you are one of the unlucky ones who tend to get keloid scars (raised and red), it should be no big deal. Mine is just a tiny white spot and definitely better than the mole! Also, the... (5 replies)
... i was just wondering if someone could help me...there are a lot of people who are depressed because they have "a mole" and they feel like a freak. well, i'm 15 years old and i have HUNDREDS all over my body, and well over a dozen on my face alone. i have had 5 or 6 removed from my neck and they left huge scars...i heard there was a total-body peel that can get rid of my moles... (2 replies)

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