How to Remove a mole?

In this era of social media where everyone seeks perfection, any kind of skin disease gets all the required attention. Everyone wants to look flawless in pictures and in real life as well. In this case, developing a skin disease can bring a lot of trauma to it.

One of the most common concerns of people regarding skin is the one we will discuss here, MOLE, which are nothing but small black or dark brown spots that appear on the skin.

What causes moles to suddenly appear?

The actual cause of mole is still unknown but it is believed that they may appear due to genetic factors or sunburn as well. They usually appear during the hormonal changes like in pregnancy.

Now our basic concern here is HOW TO REMOVE MOLES?

Does Home remedies work for it?

Many people would like to remove these unwanted growths on their skin but that can be a bit costly. Rather, some people head to the home remedies. But are they effective?

Although some people believe that home remedies can actually work but still no studies have been made on the effectiveness, safety, and potential side effects of them. Anyone who is considering removing a mole through home remedies must seek some medical assistance as well.

1. Tea tree oil

Tea tree oil

Tea tree oil is a well-researched essential oil that is well known for its Anti-Microbial properties. Applying it several times a day can help disappear a mole. It is toxic if swallowed so precautions are required.

How to remove a mole using tea tree oil?

Step 1: Take a small cotton ball and pour undiluted tea tree oil on it.

Step 2: Place that small cotton ball on the mole and fix it with some adhesive.

Step 3: Leave it on for several hours and then remove it and wash the area with water.

Step 4: Repeat this process twice or thrice a day until the mole disappears.

2. Garlic 


Garlic contains some particular enzymes which help dissolve the clusters of cells. Applying garlic to a mole for a period of time can cause it to disappear completely. Garlic may cause skin burns. This is considered to be the most common method in removing moles.

How to remove a mole using garlic?

Step 1: Cover the unaffected area around the mole with petroleum jelly to avoid any kind of burn.

Step 2: Crush few cloves of garlic into the paste, and apply it on the mole. You can also use a cotton swab/ball for this purpose.

Step 3: Cover the treated mole with a bandage and leave it on for three to four hours.

Step 4: Remove the bandage. Repeat this process up to three times a day.

3. Iodine

Iodine is toxic so great care is required while using it. The application of a particular concentration of iodine over a mole can flake it off. To avoid any kind of burn, you can use petroleum jelly over the area.

How to remove a mole using an Iodine solution?

Step 1: Purchase iodine product containing only 5% iodine because stronger concentration can cause irritation.

Step 2: Surround the mole with petroleum jelly using your fingers.

Step 3: Apply the iodine solution on the mole with the help of a cotton swab.

Step 4: Loosely cover the mole with an adhesive bandage.

Step 5: Let the iodine soak into the mole overnight or for 8 to 12 hours.

Step 6: Clean the area and repeat this process for seven to ten days before the mole vanishes.

4. Honey


Honey is well known for its Anti-oxidants and Anti-inflammatory properties. Some even believe that applying honey to the moles will cause them to fade away completely. It can prove to be a really effective way of removing moles.

How to remove a mole using honey?

Step 1: Clean your mole and the skin around it with regular soap and water. Let the skin dry.

Step 2: Apply a thin layer of honey to the mole and cover it with a bandage.

Step 3: Remove the bandage and wash the skin with water.

Step 4: Repeat this process three to four times a day and watch your mole fade away within a few weeks.

Wrapping up

By using these tips to get rid of moles, you will be able to destroy them who try to destroy your flawless beauty. Apart from these, you can also use Razors and Blades to cut it off.

If things don’t go the right way then you should consult a Dermatologist (skin doctor) for permanent removal because they have different types and some of them could be cancerous moles and medical insurance will typically work for them.

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