A baby is born, you learn a little mark, a stain pink or brown, you confirm that it is a birthmark and a lot of things run through your mind: Is this life? Is this dangerous?
Just after birth or a few weeks later, a spot appears on the baby’s skin, pink or purplish brown. These spots scientifically called “mole”, “Angioma” or more commonly: kiss of the angel, the crest of the front clip stork, coffee or wine stains may fade over time to disappear.
They are due to vascular or pigmentary abnormalities, but in the past, they were interpreted as the result of the emotions of the mother during pregnancy.
Although the origin of these marks is not clearly defined, are the birthmarks are common and not serious. But if the mark is unsightly and again later that you fear your child will not accept it. Make it disappear is possible with laser treatment, hospital and anesthesia, this procedure is to look at the age of 6-8 months.
For some children, these birthmarks can change shape and color. If they multiply, then they may reveal a hereditary disease. Moles, which are sometimes large, need, however, be monitored because they are likely to evolve into melanoma.
Whatever the cause of these little skin flaws, they are, for the vast majority of benign and harmless. Panic appeared no use. However, their evolution must be monitored and you should not hesitate to seek medical advice if in doubt.