Maculomancy; divination from the shape, placement, and size of the birthmarks originated in China as part of physiognomy.
In Chinese face reading, moles are usually considered auspicious. They enhance the potential of the part of our face they are found on. Moles can be used as a reminder or warning so that we can be more vigilant to protect ourselves from harms.
‘Good moles’ are usually hidden (such as in the eyebrows, beard, or hair) or not easily seen. In fact, hidden moles are luckier than moles that are visible.
The most fortunate moles are round. The pure color of red or black are good moles. Moles that are dark in color are considered more propitious than lighter-colored moles. Moles that are brown, yellowish, have a white outline, or look dull are considered ill omen.
A mole with hair (which is also a good mole) indicates that the mole is alive. A male can keep the hair while a female can trim it.
Spotting a mole in our hair is like finding gold under the bushes, it indicates fortune and longevity.
A mole on the forehead provides focus, drive, and energy, thus enhances the person’s career. However, its not considered nearly as fortunate when comes to love and romance as the person may neglect this side of life because he is so focused on career success.
A mole in the center of the forehead indicates the ability for making money, but the person has a very bad temper.
A mole on the left side of the forehead indicates a person who thinks and worries too much.
A mole on the right side of the forehead is a sign of wealth after the age of 30.
A mole located within the eye brow means abundant wealth.
A mole above the eyebrow is a good sign as there is wealth luck in your life but you need to work harder than most people in order to achieve it. Be careful as there are many people who are jealous of you, try not to be too trusting of others.
A mole below the eyebrow is another prominent position as the owner is said to be attractive and sexy to the opposite gender. This mole is also called the ‘philanderer’s mole’.
A mole at the end of the eyebrow suggests a person of authority and power.
A mole on the ear is an auspicious sign as it represents good luck. It also suggests high IQ and quick thinking. If a mole is found on both ears then the person would be very influential and enjoy a successful and comfortable life. It indicates a good marriage when a mole is found on the left ear.
Moles found close to the eyes symbolize ‘tears’. Generally, moles or marks below the eyes come in top of the priority for removal. However, do make sure that you dont end up with a scar from the mole removal as it may worsen your luck.
A mole beside the outer edge of the eye means money luck and many good friends. But the weakness is that the person tends to succumb to the charms of the opposite sex.
A mole on the nose means sexual desire and a quick temper. Moles in the center of the nose are bad signs. Those who have this may have a tendency to overspend, induIge in gambling and flirt voraciously. A mole on the nose bridge (an area of health palace) is also not a good sign as it warns you of a poor health and a weak immune system.
Mole on the nose
Mole on the cheek
A mole located just underneath or next to your nose wings is also a positive sign. This ‘Treasure Guardian’ serves like a guard protecting the nose tip (the wealth palace) and therefore the person with such mole can save money and tend to have substantial savings.
Mole on nose bridge
A mole on the left cheek tells of a person who is generous, kind-hearted, sympathetic, and easy to get on with. They enjoy light-hearted flirting and remain young at heart.
A mole on the right cheek means the person need to watch his/her tongue. The person tends to be disrespectful and may have a habit of giving away secrets and enjoy a good gossip.
People with moles on their lips are usually very talkative, they ask and talk a lot. They are also highly sexed and enjoy eating a lot. The downside is that these people may not be able to keep secret for a long time
A mole on the upper lip represents a person who is charismatic, persuasive, and charming, especially with the opposite sex.
Mole on the lip
Mole on the upper lip
A mole on the lower lip represents a person who is studious and conscientious.
A mole on the right or left corner of the upper lip is called the 'food luck' mole. This shows a person who can enjoy good food and often do not need to pay for them! In fact, their luck is not only limited to food but also includes all the finer things in life such as wine, song and women.
Mole on the chin
A mole on the chin provides tenacity, determination, and stubbornness.
Moles on your back denote some kind of burden you have to carry, while moles at the front of your body is said to attract success luck.
A mole on the stomach is a positive sign as the person’s life will be smooth and safe. He/she has everything going for them. This is an auspicious mole and is better if small.
A mole on the tummy is another good sign as the person will enjoy great life. The mole should be dark and clear – and is better if small.
Moles on the naval area indicate people who are very lucky and enjoy a family life.