Are birthmarks genetic traits?

Answer Although children may have similar birthmarks as their parents, there is no medical proof that birthmakrs are inherited or genetic. Birthmarks are actually considered to be the result of abnormal p... Read More »

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Are birthmarks genetic?

There may be genetic triggers for birthmarks caused while the baby is in the uterus, but this is still unproven. As of February 2010, scientists have not proven that there are genetic reasons for b... Read More »

What causes birthmarks?

The cause of most birthmarks is unknown.…The cause of most birthmarks is unknown.…

Are birthmarks inherited?

According to KidsHealth, medical science currently does not know why most birth marks appear. Some are inherited. Additionally, birthmarks have no relation to any procedures or actions during pregn... Read More »

How to Deal With Birthmarks?

Many people have birthmarks, me included. However to many people a birthmark may have a real knock on their confidence and self esteem, again.. me included. So I have been doing some research and h... Read More »