Hide This

FREEHER HealthToolkit

HER Health Toolkit

Sign up for EmpowHER updates and you'll receive our
FREE HER Health Toolkit

Moles

Get Email Updates

Related Topics

Moles Guide

Rosa Cabrera RN

Have a question? We're here to help. Ask the Community.

ASK

Health Newsletter

Receive the latest and greatest in women's health and wellness from EmpowHER - for free!

The Latest in Moles

Moles Definition

Definition

Moles are small growths on the skin. They typically appear as light to dark brown spots on the skin that are either flat or raised. Most people have benign moles, which are harmless.

Moles that become atypical (called dysplastic nevi) can eventually become melanoma . Melanoma is a form of skin cancer. Moles that change or look atypical need to be evaluated by a dermatologist.

Mole

mole
© 2009 Nucleus Medical Art, Inc.

View Moles Definition & Overview

Improved

1628 Health

Changed

604 Lives

Saved

453 Lives
2 lives impacted in the last 24 hrs Learn More

Connect with Women Like You 120 Women Care About this Condition

You're not alone. Connect with other women who are going through what you're going through, who understand and are here for you!

+ Join this Community

Take Our Featured Health Poll

Have you ever been to a dermatologist for a skin and mole screening?:
View Results