Dermatologist recommended removal of mole in hairline of forehead after biopsy revealed cancerous cells. Done under local anesthetic, Dr. Capone had to go down to the bone to be certain of getting clear margins, but he included me in discussion of procedure while it was being done, and made certain I was comfortable both physically and emotionally, and prepared me for the astonishingly large... more
Topical numbing application was applied about 10 minutes before the procedure. The doctor used a laser to "zap" about 40 tags (20 on each side of my neck). Each zap was about as intense as a bee sting, so it's tolerable. My neck was spotted with tiny scabs at each zap point, but absolutely not pain lingered. I expect the scabs to drop off within the week, as advised.
Skin tags,... more