When you look at your skin and see small brown spots that might be slightly raised, you’re probably looking at a mole. While many moles don’t have to be removed, there are some benefits of mole removal that can impact your health and appearance. Try to pay attention to the shape and the color of the moles that you see as any changes so you can report it to a professional since most moles usually stay the same from the first time you notice them.
Larger moles on your skin can often interfere with hair removal while shaving. An unexpected benefit of mole removal is that you can get a clean shave without maneuvering around hairs that are on top or surrounding the mole. Injuries to your skin while shaving are also decreased since there is a flat surface.
Aside from benefits associated with shaving, there are several cosmetic benefits that you’ll notice as well. You could be someone who is prone to moles. Although they can be unsightly, they usually aren’t anything to worry about. Mole removal can enhance your self-conscious as you’ll have clearer skin. If your moles can’t be covered with any kind of makeup, then removal would be the best option. You’ll likely feel better about wearing certain types of clothing that are revealing, such as short-sleeve shirts, shorts, or bathing suits instead of trying to cover the areas of your skin that have the moles on them.
Sometimes, moles can irritate your skin. They can become itchy and lead to infections that turn into other serious health issues. Mole removal can decrease the irritation that you experience, especially if the area comes in contact with jewelry or parts of your clothing that rub against your skin.
While most moles are harmless, Mr. Salerno at Real Cosmetic Plastic Surgery in Melbourne can determine if they are precancerous or not. A benefit of mole removal is that you can decrease your chances of developing skin cancer. Some moles can be signs of melanoma, which is one of the most common types of skin cancer. It’s often best to have suspicious moles removed so that they can be examined instead of waiting until they turn into something that warrants medical attention. Sometimes, moles can cause pain, especially if they are on areas of your body that have a lot of hair. Removing the mole can help with the discomfort that you might feel so that you can brush or comb over your hair with ease. Real Cosmetic Plastic Surgery is conveniently located in Moonee Ponds and Werribee, VIC. Contact us today to schedule your consultation!