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what are the treatments for blotchy skin from sun damage

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Solar damaged skin: Solar damage facial: apply 10 mashed blueberries mixed with 1 tbsp plain yogurt to skin x 15”. Rinse.
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Dr. Julio Garcia
42 years experience Plastic Surgery
There : There should be some improvement but the ability to improve the neck skin is less than the face, so it might take more than one.
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Dr. Thomas Fiala
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Neck skin: Neck skin is more delicate than facial skin - you can't laser it as hard and expect the same sort of recovery as you can on facial skin. So, typicall ... Read More
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Dr. Gregory Laurence
35 years experience Vascular Surgery
There : There are two basic type of fractional energy (mostly laser) devices. Ablative and non-ablative. It is possible to get 10-20 years of improvement wi ... Read More
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends on laser etc: This will depend on the energy of the laser and the depth of treatment and your skin type and damage. You may want to space treatment by 3-4 months or ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
First : First of all, i would recommend that you use a good broad spectrum sunscreen everyday with an spf of 30 or greater. In addition, for your face, i wou ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Several: Intense pulsed light (ipl) is really good for sun damage but especially the brown spots. Chiemical peels can work too depending on the damage as well ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Yes.: Chemical peels are one option for reversing sun damage. There are others as well, such as laser dermabrasion, microdermabrasion, and various fractiona ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grieco
37 years experience Family Medicine
One that you use: The big issue with sunblocks is people don't use them on a regular basis. Every day when you wake up after your shower you should apply a moisturizing ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Sunscreen: You can use a combination of sunscreen Retin-A and alpha-beta hydroxy acids. See your dermatologist to discuss treatment options.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Lentigines: A very effective treatment for lentigines is topical application of vitamin c. When vitamin c is used in combination with Alpha hydroxyacids, results ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
40 years experience Pharmacology
Age spot creams: Uneven skin pigmentation from sun damage can be treated with the wide variety of age spot creams on the market. L'oreal, olay and neutragena are a fe ... Read More
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