Dr. Ransom at San Francisco Center for Facial Plastic, Reconstructive & Laser Surgery removes moles in sensitive areas of your face and neck using meticulous techniques to ensure your scar is nearly imperceptible. Moles or beauty marks are benign skin lesions that are present throughout life. They are typically brown or black in color, but may be a pale beige or even pink.
If you are a candidate for mole removal, Dr. Ransom will work with you to ensure that you have the best possible aesthetic outcome. If you’re concerned about possibly scarring after your mole removal, you can rest assured that he uses procedures to minimize the appearance of scars. He carefully aligns the incision with your normal lines of motion in your face and the borders of your facial units. This procedure helps to hide your repaired area.
There are also steps you can take to help your mole removal heal. Helping with healing is fairly simple: it involves moisturizing and keeping it covered. After ensuring that your area is clean, apply a small dab of simple white petroleum jelly.
Cover your mole-removal wound with a bandage to prevent infection and to keep it moisturized. Covering your wound also prevents the sun’s rays to that will dry your skin and cause hyperpigmentation and visible scarring.
Call and book your consultation with Dr. Ransom today to see how mole removal may be the solution for your skin dissatisfaction.
Posted on behalf of San Francisco Center for Facial Plastic, Reconstructive & Laser Surgery
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