Mole Alert Kritika Ponia January 24, 2012 Beauty, Health It is very important to go to your doctor if you find any skin mole suspicious. It can be a sign of malignant melanoma or a life threatening skin cancer type. While examining your moles, these are the pointers you should check. Presence of any of these indicates that you see a doctor immediately. 1. Asymmetry: If you have a mole in which each half is different and one half doesn’t resemble the other half. 2. Irregular Border: If your mole does not have a properly defined border. 3. Color: If your mole has different colors like red, white, brown, black or blue. 4. Diameter: If the diameter is larger than an eraser. 5. Evolving: If the color, size and shape of the mole keep changing from time to time. 6. New Mole: If a mole that develops after you are 20 years old. 7. Pain: If your mole is painful, itchy and it bleeds.