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Semi-realistic default freckles & moles

by Ketheira Posted 8th Apr 2013 at 5:38 PM - Updated 29th Dec 2013 at 7:57 PM by Ketheira : Change to better title name.
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I've grown tired of EA's sickness spots and decided to make some default replacements. These will replace the checkboxes that you can fill in for each of the two categories in CAS - 2 for freckles, 2 for moles. I've simply tried to make them as realistic as possible, and I believe I succeeded. It really couldn't get any worse, could it? EA's sharp chickenpox freckles, haha.

Please give me some feedback as this is my second upload!


The moles is actually a bit see-through, so if the skin is too dark for them it will not be as pink and brightish-looking as the original does - also it gives that brown realistic coloring on beige skin. Also the type 2 mole is specifically made to look like Merilyn Monroes famous beauty mark.

Made with game version 1.50

Additional Credits:
Made in S3PE and Photoshop.
Default eyes in pics can be found here.

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 3
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
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Ketheiras-non-default-freckles-and-moles.zip | This will add 4 extra options/slots beside the originial freckles and moles options in CAS. Unpack and choose which ones you want!

Size: 49.8 KB · Downloads: 12,306 · 7th May 2013
49.8 KB 12,306 7th May 2013
Ketheiras-default-freckles-an-moles.zip | This will replace the default sims 3 textures for both moles and freckles, making them more realistic. Just remove them if you want to start using EA defaults again.

Size: 51.8 KB · Downloads: 13,557 · 8th Apr 2013
51.8 KB 13,557 8th Apr 2013
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2. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).

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Test Subject
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#26 Old 25th Jul 2015 at 2:35 PM
Thank u!
Lab Assistant
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#27 Old 18th Aug 2015 at 10:27 AM
These are simply beautiful! I never liked the default freckles. What's the point of freckles if you can't even see them??
Instructor
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#28 Old 1st Oct 2015 at 12:24 AM
thanks these freckles look great..
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