Q&A: Home Remedies for Skin Moles?

woman in mirror face creamQ: What can I do for my dermatosis papulosa nigra? Are there home remedies? Is medical treatment the only solution? – Brandy N.


A: Dematosis papulosa nigra, better known as moles, is not all that uncommon but does occur in about 35% of African Americans. There are a number of home remedies that will prove to be particularly useful in getting rid of them to some degree. Here are FOUR top remedies that seem to work:


1. Squeezing a clove of garlic and placing it over the area that needs cleansing before covering it with a bandage is known to be very effective in reducing the prominence of skin moles.