Skin Cancer or Acne?

“A ‘pimple’ that just doesn’t heal or resolve after one month could be a sign of a minor skin cancer,” says dermatologist  Dr. Soheil Simzar here.

It’s always irritating when a spot pops up out of nowhere and sticks around for a few days.  However, if the ‘spot’ lasts longer than a month, you may need to reconsider whether it is a spot or perhaps something more serious.

In this article, a beauty therapist is described as trying to “pop” a “spot” that turned out to be Basal Cell Carcinoma.

“A ‘pimple’ that just doesn’t heal or resolve after one month could be a sign of a minor skin cancer,” says dermatologist  Dr. Soheil Simzar here.

 

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