Can Cutting A Mole While Shaving Lead To Cancer? What To Know About Regular Moles And Melanoma
May 25, 2018 12:47
If you have moles on your armpits, legs, or other body parts you usually shave, then you have to be extra careful when you’re removing hair from these areas. But what if you have absent-mindedly shaved off a mole or otherwise damaged it? Does it pose any risks?
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There is an old wives’ tale about cutting off a mole and getting cancer as a result. Is there any truth to this myth? It’s quite unlikely. But there are a few things you should know about moles and their removal.