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Doctor insights on: Best Sun Spot Removal Cream

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I want to know how much would be the cost of sun spot removed?

I want to know how much would be the cost of sun spot removed?

Call dermatology: Your best bet would be to call a few dermatology clinics in your area. Price can vary. ...Read more

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Had a sun spot froze yesterday and it's gone puffy and big is this normal?

Had a sun spot froze yesterday and it's gone puffy and big is this normal?

Yes: One of the possible reactions post cryo surgery may involve swelling and the area getting almost cystic in appearance. The procedure in effect causes frost bite to the area/lesion, which will eventually heal if done correctly and cared for correctly. If you feel the area looks odd, or you remain concerned, get a follow-up appt. With the treating dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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Y if a path report says a sun spot would they take it out again when it grew back? What r they checking for?

Y if a path report says a sun spot would they take it out again when it grew back? What r they checking for?

Skin spot: It is hard to tell what you're doing without knowing the full story and seeing the lesion. You would think that they would do a biopsy again to tell what it is but again without knowing the full story it's only a guess. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have melasma? How will I know if the dark spot on my face is melasma or just a sun spot? .

How can I tell if I have melasma? How will I know if the dark spot on my face is melasma or just a sun spot? .

Melasma?: Melasma of the face is often in a butterfly pattern but may be spotty. If you only have one spot and it is growing, you need to see a dermatologist and get a biopsy. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have melasma? How will I know if the dark spot on my face is melasma or just a sun spot? .

How can I tell if I have melasma? How will I know if the dark spot on my face is melasma or just a sun spot? .

Hormone related...: Melasma, chloasma, and the "mask of pregnancy" are all terms for facial pigmentation that is increased by the use of estrogen (in pregnancy, of course, the estrogen comes from the placenta). There are some bleaching creams that can help to decrease this appearance. See your doctor or dermatologist if you are concerned. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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I have weird sun spot looking dots on my hand I am not positive of they are actual sunspots though. They have lightened up in the past week.?

I have weird sun spot looking dots on my hand I am not positive of they are actual sunspots though. They have lightened up in the past week.?

Dermatologist: See a dermatologist for a diagnosis as well as possible treatment options such as topical creams, bleaching agents, lasers or peels. ...Read more

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If a sun spot turns red and itchy, may that signal that it may be cancerous? I have an appointment to see my derm but wondering if it is concerning

If a sun spot turns red and itchy, may that signal that it may be cancerous? I have an appointment to see my derm but wondering if it is concerning

Maybe: Any change in a pigmented lesion is cause for some concern, but it may simply have become irritated due to scratching or other trauma. Your dermatologist will know, probably just by looking at it. ...Read more

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I have dysplastic nevi syndrome, I had 2 very similar moles shave biopsied. How is it that one came back as a sun spot, one needed reexcision was mod?

I have dysplastic nevi syndrome, I had 2 very similar moles shave biopsied. How is it that one came back as a sun spot, one needed reexcision was mod?

Microscopic exam: Is different. A sun spot or solar lentigo shows the basal layer of skin cells having increased amount of pigment within them. A nevus is a proliferation of melanocytes (the cells that make pigment). Most dermatologists re-excise for moderate dysplasia or above to be sure not to miss any cells that could transform into melanoma (if they believe in the dysplastic nevus/melanoma sequence). ...Read more

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What are some good liver spot removal creams?

What are some good liver spot removal creams?

Liver spots: Age spot treatments include: topical prescription medication like hydroquinone used alone or with tretinoin, laser therapy, cryotherapy, dermabrasion, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion. Sun protection with an spf of 50 is required to keep the pigment from returning. ...Read more

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What the best cream for dark spot?

No such thing: No cream will really get rid of a dark spot. It will need to go away on its own. ...Read more

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What are some fo the best facial spot creams?

What are some fo the best facial spot creams?

Healthtap Doctors: are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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I have a fungus spot on my face what cream would be best to get?

I have a fungus spot on my face what cream would be best to get?

Question the diagnos: "Fungus spot on the face" is not a common or casual diagnosis. If you really have a fungus infection, it is important to determine how it got there. But first get a precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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What is the certain time can I be exposed to the sun when I used hydroquinon cream on my face to fade dark spot? Should I forever hide from the sun?

What is the certain time can I be exposed to the sun when I used hydroquinon cream on my face to fade dark spot? Should I forever hide from the sun?

Avoid Sunlight: Sun spots, melasma and other causes of skin pigmentation can sometimes be lightened with bleaching creams like hydroquinone (hq). It is important to note that any exposure to sunlight works against you. Shading the skin with a wide-brimmed hat and sunscreen (spf 30+) is the best way to help the hq work for you. You will always have to be mindful of sunlight to avoid re-pigmentation. ...Read more

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What's the best OTC fade cream for postinflammatory hyperpigmentation spot (dark brown unchanged after month since rednes passed but dark spot stayed?

What's the best OTC fade cream for postinflammatory hyperpigmentation spot (dark brown unchanged after month since rednes passed but dark spot stayed?

See a dermatologist: Throw away the zinc and valarian which are useless and may have unpleasant effects. You will get best result from evaluation + treatment by a skin specialist. ...Read more

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I have acne spot (black spot) on my face, but no acne for a few months. Please recommend the best cream or medicine that will totally resolve the problem?

I have acne spot (black spot) on my face, but no acne for a few months. Please recommend the best cream or medicine that will totally resolve the problem?

Acne scar: Unfortunately there's no magic cream to completely and consistently remove acne scars. Sometimes laser treatment by dermatologists can help with the acne scaring. Usually they offer free consultations (the laser treatments aren't covered by insurance, however), and they can tell you if you're acne spot would be helped by laser. ...Read more