Moles are always not welcome in the skin. It may be welcome if it is on the body. But on the face does not always make one look pretty. Some consider them as beauty or lucky spots while many detest them. Moles are actually pigmented cells which when gets accumulated appear as dark spots in the skin. It may appear in different colors which are sometimes raised and at times flat.
A mole appears in the body when the body produces excessive melanin, due to overexposure to sunlight, due to excessive activity of the sebaceous glands or during puberty and pregnancy. Whatever it is, if you really need help to get rid of that disturbing mole, then here are some of the simple home remedies that will be at your aid effectively.
1. Apply Apple Cider Vinegar
The acid factor of apple cider vinegar helps in disappearance of the mole gradually with time. Take a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar and dip cotton in it. Apply it on the mole and make it hold it on its place with a band-aid. Leave it this way for 5-6 hours. Do this everyday to get the desired result.
2. Make A Paste Of Baking Soda And Castor Oil
Take ½ a teaspoon of baking soda and mix 2-3 drops of castor oil in it. Make a paste of this and apply it on the mole. Do this every night. This is an effective remedy as the baking soda dries out the mole and castor oil prevents the mole from leaving behind any kind of scars on the skin.
3. Apply Smashed Banana Peel
Banana peel contains oxalic and ascorbic acid that help in effective removal of mole. Smash a peel of banana as much as you can and apply on the mole. If needed, secure it with the help of a bandage. Do this every night before going to bed. Remove the peel the next morning.
4. Use Frankincense Oil
Frankincense oil is an essential oil whose astringent properties tighten the skin around the mole by absorbing the mole’s oil. It dries up the mole though leaving behind a scab that falls off with time. Take 1-2 drops of frankincense oil and apply on the mole 3-4 times a day to get the desired result.
5. Use Garlic For Moles
Take a clove of garlic and make a paste of it. Apply this paste on the mole and leave it overnight. Wash off with plain water the next morning. A scab may appear while trying this remedy which will later disappear if you do not meddle much with it.
6. Take Help Of Iodine
Before applying a drop of iodine directly on the mole, apply petroleum jelly around the skin near to the mole for safe results. Do this twice a week till the mole disappears completely. The iodine will help the mole to become flaky which will eventually fall off.
7. Make Use Of Lemon Juice
Lemon juice has the astringent property that is very beneficial for the skin and hair too. take a teaspoon of lemon and dip a cotton ball in it. Apply this juice on the mole and leave for 15-20 minutes. Do this everyday to get the desired results of mole removal.
8. Mix Oregano And Castor Oil
Oregano oil and castor oil are believed to have healing properties in the case of moles. Their antioxidants remove the mole within a few days leaving no scar behind. Take 1-2 drops of oregano and castor oil each and blend well. Now, apply it everyday at least 2-3 times to et the desired results.
9. Use Tea Tree Oil On The Mole
Take a cotton swab and dip it in 1-2 drops of tea tree oil. Apply this on the mole and on the surrounding area. Do this 2-3 times daily till you get the desired result. Tea tree oil has astringent properties that will help in the quick removal of the mole or its scar.
10. Rub Potato Juice
The bleaching properties found in potatoes will help in the removal of moles and its scars. Either extract potato juice and apply it on the mole or place a small size of a potato on the mole and secure it with a band-aid to make it remain on its place.
11. Apply Coconut Oil
Coconut oil too is of great help for the removal of moles. Take 1-2 drops of virgin coconut oil and apply it on the mole. Let it stay overnight. But do not try this if you have an oily skin as the application of coconut oil will make the mole disappear but lead to the appearance of pimples and acnes on the face.
12. Use Turmeric
Take a teaspoon of turmeric and mix it with a crushed vitamin C tablet and a few drops of honey. Turn it to a paste and apply it on the mole. Let it stay for at least 20 minutes. when you see it dry off, wash with plain water. Do this once a day for a couple of weeks. This is a very effective remedy as turmeric’s healing and antiseptic properties will help in the fast removal of the moles.
These are some of the effective and easy home remedies tat you can use if you want to get rid of moles from the skin.