by: kaleb ott

what are birthmarks?

what are birthmarks?

Birthmarks are blemishes on the skin that are noticeable at birth, or shortly afterwards.

Do Birthmarks Need to Be Treated?

Most birthmarks need no treatment. some birthmarks may need treatment because of their location. like a raised birthmark near a child's eye may interfere with there ability to see.
what cause it?

what cause it?

caused by abnormal blood vessels under the skin. But really no one knows why you get a birthmark.

what are the symptoms?

Each type of birthmark has its own appearance like color, shapes, and sizes.

interesting facts about birthmarks.

one interesting fact is some people believe that birthmarks are from when you died in past lives and some people say they remember how it happen. Another fun fact is you can remove birthmarks can be removed with a laser for around $500 even if you don't need it removed for medical reasons.