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mole on eyebrow ~ should it be removed? (Page 1)

I have been wanting to get this removed for the longest time being that is on my eyebrow and I was browsing the web looking for any information on what type of mole this is and if it's a bad idea to remove it. Any help is appreciated thanks. I included a link to a picture of me.

http://i77.photobucket.com/albums/j68/mrbo bperry/S73001027.jpg
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replied December 13th, 2007
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Is this mole flat or raised?
Do you have it since birth?
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replied December 13th, 2007
Yes to both. I have had it since I was born and yes it is also raised. Underneath the hair it is that normal brown color that moles are. Thanks
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replied March 11th, 2008
Still looking for more information on this, curious on what the scar might look like and if it's in a bad location that I should leave it alone.
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replied March 11th, 2008
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Doctors say to beware of the ABCDs if you are looking for possible problematic moles. They are:
Asymmetry: If the mole is not symmetrical, there could be a higher risk of cancer
Border: Make sure moles have regular borders. If part of the mole is zig-zagged, or crooked, it should be checked.
Color: There should be no purple, blues, greens, red, or whites in any of the mole
Diameter: A mole should be checked if its diameter is larger than the head of a pencil eraser.
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replied March 11th, 2008
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Just looked at the picture you posted and following those rules, you should definitely get it checked out or removed. It's diameter is much larger than the head of an eraser and it looks to have an irregular border.
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replied March 11th, 2008
I'll have to make an appointment soon, I had thought in my mind of removing it after october because i'm getting married in October, but seeing those ABCD's I think i'll make an appointment. Anyone else want to throw anything else out there for me, please do thanks
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replied March 11th, 2008
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Hi
First off, congratulations on your upcoming wedding! From what I can see, this is a birth mark, not really a common mole. I would tell you to find a reptuable dermotologist and ask their opinion. They will be able to advise you on hte many ways of taking this off. It does not take away form your face....you have a very nice looking face! Wonderful smile! I have had so many places removed and surgically removed its not funny. As for the ABCD's in moles....this "discoloration/cell mutation" you were born with and as you grew, it has grown. I would still seek a professional if you are in the least considering having it removed. I would think having it frozen off in segments, would be the least invasive/damage to the other healthy skin cell areas. But, hey, I'm only a Fairy*Godmother! Keep us posted and good luck to you and your lucky bride! Hugs!
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replied March 11th, 2008
Thank you for the congrats, i'm very excited. The only reason I haven't had it removed yet is the fear of having some nasty looking mark on my face. Even if I could get the brown of the mole the color of my skin, I think I would be happy. Anything on the market that can change the color of a birthmark lol. Thanks for the response and as soon as I get to the doctors I will post and let you know my decision. Thanks
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replied March 11th, 2008
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Hi again
What about tattoo? I'd first consult a dermotologist to ensure this is nothing more than a miscoloration. Then, I'd ask a tattoo artist what they thought. I know our (Yes Fairy*Godmother's have TATS) tattoo artist can do scar/skin pigmentation recoloration. Its kinda of a new process I am told. A lot of physicans do not like it, but what the hey...if it works and is not bad for you....getter done! I am pretty sure they can lazer this off. Might have a little red place there for a bit, nothing makeup couldn't hide! Good luck Sweetie!
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replied May 27th, 2008
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Just waiting for it to heal now, thanks again for everyones help

http://i77.photobucket.com/albums/j68/mrbo bperry/S7300781.jpg
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replied May 27th, 2008
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Unbelievable! You look good...........This is AWESOME! I am so very happy for you. By October, you are gonna be the most handsome groom in the place! I thought you looked just fine before.......but this is something than has made you happy! Congrats again and keep us posted on your upcoming wedding! HUGS!!!!!!!!!
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replied July 16th, 2008
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mrbobperry!
Thanks for the update!

You look great!
I guess you already got rid of the scar, too!

Best wishes!
Marija
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replied July 17th, 2008
Everything is now healed and I felt like sharing a picture with everyone. I couldn't be happier now that this is finished, 3 more months to the wedding so everything should look good. Thanks

http://i77.photobucket.com/albums/j68/mrbo bperry/MeandNephew.jpg
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replied July 23rd, 2008
Im amazed at the results of your picture!
I too have a mole on my eyebrow, mine is about 4cm long and about 2cm wide. Ive had it since birth and grown as i have!
Im considering having it removed but i will have to wait till im 18. Im not sure if its worth doing though, im worried i might have a scar.

Any feedback I would appreciate.
Thanks
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replied July 24th, 2008
So far there is only a little scar, but nothing noticable and 100 times better then what it looked like. If it bothers you, I would have it removed, I feel better about myself now that I had it done.
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replied June 4th, 2009
how did you get the mole removed?
did it leave much of a scar?
i have a mole on my eyebrow aswell and thinking about getting it removed

any inputs? thanks
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replied July 8th, 2009
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ive got a mole of my eyebrow too and would love to get it removed,i should of got it removed when i was 12 but i got to scared it would hurt and how it would look,hair grows over it but if and when i get it removed will the hair grow back or not? i dont want to be looking like one of my eyebrow is got a bold patch?
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replied July 8th, 2009
Mine was at the end of my eyebrow, when the doctor removed it, he did so in a way where he left part of the mole there that was shaped like the rest of my eyebrow so it didnt look bald. He removed everything around the eyebrow. I dont have a good picture of it but maybe these will show you my progress with it. I would like to see what yours looks like if you dont mind.

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replied July 9th, 2009
Mine is on my right side and is that the start of my eyebrow...did it hurt when they removed it? and what was the procedure like? (do they put you to sleep..etc)
I really want to get it removed but when i think about it,horrible stuff goes thru my head like im goin to go blind...yeah i got pictures but i have no idea how to put them up on this site
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replied April 4th, 2011
Mole Removal on Eyebrow
i'm in the same scenario- thinking about getting it removed too. just curious, did you ever get it removed? if so, how was the results? what was the procedure? i'm considering removing my mole however i'm thinking about 100 things that can go wrong. your response will be greatly appreciated. thanks!
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