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How to Remove Moles Without Surgery

By:Meenakshi Chaudhary, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:Jun 19, 2014
Hate that mole but can't afford a surgery? These easy and quick mole removal remedies will help you get rid of the unwanted moles without any risk of side-effects or scars.
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    Moles

    Moles are dark and irregular spots on the skin. People usually don't like moles as they may not look so nice especially on the face. Similar problems like birthmarks, hemangiomas and keratoses may also appear as unwanted spots. Here are some of the ways to remove a mole without surgery.  Image Courtesy: Getty

    Moles
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    Surgery

    While surgery is the most recommended and effective way to remove moles, it still leaves scars. Usually such a surgery involves either excision with cauterization or excision with stitches. Both ways involve removal of moles using a blade and may not be an easy option for many. Image Courtesy: Getty

    Surgery
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    Apple Cider Vinegar

    Apple cider vinegar can be very effective in removing moles. Put a few drops of apple cider vinegar on a cotton swab and gently place it on the mole and wrap a bandage around it. Leave the bandage on for a couple of hours. Repeat the same procedure everything until the mole disappears. Image Courtesy: Getty

    Apple Cider Vinegar
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    Garlic

    Garlic can also be very useful remedy for removing moles. Take a small clove of garlic and slice it in half. Put the half piece of garlic on the mole and leave it overnight wrapped in a bandage. Repeat it for several days until the mole disappears. Image Courtesy: Getty

    Garlic
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    Baking Soda

    Take a pinch of baking soda and add a couple of drops of castor oil to form a paste. Apply this paste onto the mole and it on overnight. Do this continuously for a few days until the mole disappears. Image Courtesy: Getty

    Baking Soda
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    Banana Peel

    Put banana peel on the mole for several days as the peel will dry up the mole until it disappears. However make sure that the inside of the peel is in contact with the mole, otherwise it wouldn't be of any use. Image Courtesy: Getty

    Banana Peel
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    Iodine

    Apply a drop of 5% iodine solution over the mole at least twice a day and cover with a bandage. The mole should disappear in a week or two. However, iodine should be used carefully and shouldn't be ingested as it can be toxic in large quantities. Image Courtesy: Getty

    Iodine
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    Strawberry

    Strawberry not only tastes nice, but it can also help you with your moles. Slice a strawberry and put it over the mole. It should make the mole disappear in few days of use. Image Courtesy: Getty

     

    Strawberry
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    Grapefruit

    Get some fresh grapefruit fruit and apply it to the moles repeatedly several times a day for several at least two weeks. Soon it will remove the mole from the skin. Image Courtesy: Getty

     

    Grapefruit
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    Creams

    Several mole removal creams are available that can be very effective however they can leave pits in your skin and leave a  scar that may be even more noticeable than the mole itself. Image Courtesy: Getty

    Creams
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