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Hello to all!! Im an African American women and since i turned 30, im starting to get moles everywhere! I hate them! I hear they can be removed? anyone have this problem? Can moles be removed safely?

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:31 PM on Dec. 31, 2008 in Beauty & Style

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  • I have had several removed but found some of them often just grow back.

    Answer by gemgem at 4:34 PM on Dec. 31, 2008

  • I have had mine removed and they never grew back,im having 2 removed this spring off my face.

    Answer by MustangGirl08 at 4:48 PM on Dec. 31, 2008

  • I have had moles removed and they haven't come back! BTW they are not moles they are beauty marks:)

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:28 PM on Dec. 31, 2008

  • I want to get some removed too but Im afraid I cant afford it. How much does it cost?

    Answer by JoonBug21 at 1:49 AM on Jan. 1, 2009

  • You need to check with your insurance company to see what is covered through a dermatologist. Make sure you get them checked out once a year!! Moles are something that you should be watching all the time for changes. Call a dermatologist and make an appointment!

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:58 PM on Jan. 1, 2009

  • Alot of the time they develope from exposure the sun. I would wear a moisturizer with spf everyday. Even though you have dark skin doesn't mean its not sun sensitive, you just won't see the affects as quickly because the pigment in the color builds resistance.

    For example, I am 29 years old, driving for 14 years. So the left side of my face and arm I noticed have little "beauty marks" all over, where the other side (not facing the driver's side window) has barely any. They've even conducted studies on teachers where they've stood facing a certain way and one side of theyre face developed moles and wrinkles over 10-20 year period and the other barely.

    Its all about sun protection. Google hyperpigmentation I believe its called.

    Answer by BLoNdIe121679 at 11:24 PM on Jan. 4, 2009

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