Is It a Mole...or Skin Cancer?

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Normal mole

What it is: A mole is a harmless spot that develops in childhood or later in life and can be found anywhere.

Looks Like: Typically smaller than a pencil eraser, moles are round and symmetrical with smooth borders and an even color. According to Dr. Ostad, “They usually don’t evolve or change shape.”

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