I have a brown-patch birthmark on my face. I also have pimples. What can I do to remove it? Thank you in advance. I hope you can help me.
How to Get Rid of Birthmark on Face?
Doctor Answers 1
Small lesions can be removed
Thank you for your question. There are various ways to remove birthmarks, depending on its etiology. For example, a birthmark caused due to a vascular problem needs a completely different treatment than a birthmark such as a mole. More often than not, vascular birthmarks need to have some form of laser treatment. They can require more, but a laser is generally a minimum. Other birthmarks such as a mole, can be excised in the office with relative ease. The size and location will determine the final outcome. A photograph always helps but there is no substitute for and in person physical examination. Make sure you visit with a board certified plastic surgeon for the best outcomes.
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