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    Hello all, hope you can help me. I have had this small black mole on my right cheek all my life and now I want to get rid of it. It is about the size of a whiteboard marker dot. I really hate it as it affects my confidence. I do not know who or where to go to get it removed. Can somebody recommend me places that can remove it please. Thank you.
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    Find a cosmetic doctor who can use a laser treatment to remove it (non-surgical and should not leave scars). Make sure that whoever performs your treatment is registered with the GMC. You'll of course have to pay for this privately. It will cost a few hundred at least, but if it bothers you that much then it is worth the money.

    Examples of a clinic with an explanation of procedure: https://www.sknclinics.co.uk/treatme...KWkaAtBj8P8HAQ

    http://www.london-dermatology-clinic...emoval-london/

    https://www.cosmedics.co.uk/skin-tre.../mole-removal/
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    On your face, surgery isn't recommended as it can leave scars.
    However, people have used natural remedies for this. I have no clue of they work or if it can be dangerous. So don't do anything stupid without researching it properly and look at peoples reviews on it too.
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    Hello all, hope you can help me. I have had this small black mole on my right cheek all my life and now I want to get rid of it. It is about the size of a whiteboard marker dot. I really hate it as it affects my confidence. I do not know who or where to go to get it removed. Can somebody recommend me places that can remove it please. Thank you.
    I would book a gp appointment and get a referral to a dermatologists or maybe some plastic surgery clinic?
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    I would book a gp appointment and get a referral to a dermatologists or maybe some plastic surgery clinic?
    A silly suggestion. Why would you visit the GP for removal of a non-cancerous mole? The NHS is generally not for cosmetic work.
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    (Original post by starfab)
    On your face, surgery isn't recommended as it can leave scars.
    However, people have used natural remedies for this. I have no clue of they work or if it can be dangerous. So don't do anything stupid without researching it properly and look at peoples reviews on it too.
    Lol "natural remedies" for moles. If they did seriously work, why do so many people have moles? Very few facial surgeries today will leave unsightly scars. So many advances have been made in cosmetic work today. Also if OP uses laser treatment to remove his mole, that is non-surgical and really shouldn't leave any trace of a scar.
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    A silly suggestion. Why would you visit the GP for removal of a non-cancerous mole? The NHS is generally not for cosmetic work.
    its not silly, dermatologists can remove moles and to get an appointment you need a referral from the gp, and for all you knwo that mole could be dangerous, and may need to be removed, so the nhs in that case could fund it.Think before you write.
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    its not silly, dermatologists can remove moles and to get an appointment you need a referral from the gp, and for all you knwo that mole could be dangerous, and may need to be removed, so the nhs in that case could fund it.Think before you write.
    It is silly ffs. Yes, dermatologists on the NHS will remove cancerous moles. And the way the do it (excision) for these purposes will generally leave a noticable scar. This method is fine on the body, but unsightly on the face.

    OP will not want a mole on his face to be excised. For that he will need a laser procedure and this is not avaliable on the NHS at all. You will need an appointment with a private dermatologst and this does not require a referral from a GP. A GP referral is not needed for cosmetic proedures. The NHS is already bursting at the seams and GPs certainly don't need people turning up with non-health related issues. Think before you write.
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    its not silly, dermatologists can remove moles and to get an appointment you need a referral from the gp, and for all you knwo that mole could be dangerous, and may need to be removed, so the nhs in that case could fund it.Think before you write.
    NHS would fund removal only via excision. This involves cutting out the mole and would leave a scar, which presumably OP does not want. This is the main reason why people choose not to remove facial moles, unless they are strongly suspected to be cancerous. So it is a stupid suggestion. The only other option is laser treatment which the NHS does not fund as it is purely cosmetic and expensive.
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    (Original post by Bubblyminty)
    Lol "natural remedies" for moles. If they did seriously work, why do so many people have moles? Very few facial surgeries today will leave unsightly scars. So many advances have been made in cosmetic work today. Also if OP uses laser treatment to remove his mole, that is non-surgical and really shouldn't leave any trace of a scar.
    My question exactly. But people swear by natural remedies so its worth a try to look it up at least.
    Ah, that's good. So there are other options.
 
 
 
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