Aside from the ABCD’s, you should watch out for these changes: • Size – mole suddenly or continuously gets larger • Elevation – a mole that was flat or slightly elevated increases in height rapidly • Surrounding skin – skin around the mole becomes red or develops colored blemishes or swellings • Surface – a…
The results are immediate, although swelling will reduce in two months.
Your surgeon will discuss post-operative camouflage techniques with you prior to your surgery, but be assured that while almost everyone has some sort of temporary side effect such as bruising and swelling, there are makeup techniques that both men and women can use almost immediately to disguise them.
The swelling could last a month or six weeks. You will need to keep your head elevated when you sleep and don't put any pressure on the treated areas. You are restricted from heavy lifting or bending for two weeks.