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How do I get rid of brown age spots on back of hands?

How do I get rid of brown age spots on back of hands?

See a dermatologist: Bleaching creams, peels or lasers can help lighten/remove these spots. See a board certified dermatologist. ...Read more

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Hi! I have 2 tan-brown spots on my back and i want them gone. I just noticed them tonight and i am a child under the age of 18. Mom dont know about it?

Hi! I have 2 tan-brown spots on my back and i want them gone. I just noticed them tonight and i am a child under the age of 18. Mom dont know about it?

You are a minor!: Nobody will do anything to you without your mother's or father's legal consent. You are only 9 years old. Speak to at least one of them about your concerns. ...Read more

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I am an Indian women of age 29. i am getting tiny brown color spots all over my face. What is the reason and how i can get rid of it?

I am an Indian women of age 29. i am getting tiny brown color spots all over my face. What is the reason and how i can get rid of it?

Hyperpigmentation.: Dark spots with aging are common in women. The darker the natural complexion, the more complex to treat. There are doctor prescribed skin care programs that target this problem successfully. Dr. Obagi, was the first to do so successfully. Some countries have a long history of successfully local herbal products for skin lightening but be sure that there is good scientific evidence before trying ...Read more

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I am 49 male. have lentigo (brown/tan spots) on penis glans/head. no pain, itch, discharge. only when flaccid. normal aging?

I am 49 male. have lentigo (brown/tan spots) on penis glans/head. no pain, itch, discharge. only when flaccid. normal aging?

See a dermatologist: Lentigo Simplex and Penile Lentiginosis present as flat brown to black spots on the penis with irregular borders. They are not malignant BUT Lentigo Maligna(Hutchinson melanotic freckle) and melanoma may look similar to Lentigo Simplex. The presence of several spots makes melanoma less likely, but to be on the safe side have a dermatologist examen them to be certain. ...Read more

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I have a slightly raised light brown spot on my forehead... it looks like an age spot? What's the formal name for those? Aren't I too young for that?

I have a slightly raised light brown spot on my forehead... it looks like an age spot? What's the formal name for those? Aren't I too young for that?

Brown spot forehead: Without a posted photo my best response is to see in person a dermatologist. The diagnosis could be just a colored nevus, a keratosis, or worse... Get this looked at! ...Read more

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Hi, a light brown spot has come up under my left eye. It's about half a CM long and quarter CM wide. Do i need to worry or is it an age spot? I'm 33.

Hi, a light brown spot has come up under my left eye. It's about half a CM long and quarter CM wide. Do i need to worry or is it an age spot? I'm 33.

Get it checked: If it is a new growth, you should have it looked at. Usually these growths are benign, but a biopsy or removal will give you a diagnosis. ...Read more

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How to remove age dark spots?

How to remove age dark spots?

Combination Therapy: The best way to remove age spots is combination therapy. This includes using topical prescription creams like tretinoin and hydroquinone. Chemical peels and laser are also very effective. Sun block is also critical. Dermatologists specialize in removing age spots. ...Read more

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Why do I still have teenage spots at the age of 20?

Why do I still have teenage spots at the age of 20?

Not sure: I am not sure what "teenage spots" are. Are you talking about acne? If so, then acne frequently continues into adulthood for various reasons. Adult acne is usually called acne rosacea. Your doctor can treat it. ...Read more

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Light brown circular spots appeared on my shoulders what are those?

Light brown circular spots appeared on my shoulders what are those?

Ecezma: Hi BeroR Numular ecezma appears with coin sized lesions. This is what first came to mind. Can you have someone take a photo? Dr Lori Lange-Pennsylvania ...Read more

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Brown flat spots on my back what are they I am 19 yrs and have had this problem for some time now and would like to know what's wrong

Brown flat spots on my back what are they I am 19 yrs  and have had this problem for some time now and would like to know what's wrong

Hard : Hard to tell without a clinical examination so i would see a dermatologist. Perhaps they are solar lentigos, moles, tinea versicolor? See a picture and read more about solar lentigos at the link below. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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Y cycle starts out heavy for 2 days.. then stops completly for 24 hours... back again very heavy for 2 days.. then spots ugly brown for 2 day. Why?

Y cycle starts out heavy for 2 days.. then stops completly for 24  hours... back again very heavy for 2 days.. then spots ugly brown for 2 day. Why?

Change in Cycle: Is this a change in your cycle? If so, wait until next cycle and see what happens. If it goes back to what is normal for you, ok. If not, see gyn provider. If this is how your period is normally, then for some that is your normal, and why? Great question. Unable to answer that one for you. Hope this helps. Thanks for using Healthtap. Dr R ...Read more

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Iv been using an hotwater bottle on my back for a while now Iv got this horrible brown mark and this pat few week Iv started to get clusters of spots ?

Iv been using an hotwater bottle on my back for a while now Iv got this horrible brown mark and this pat few week Iv started to get clusters of spots ?

Need more info: From your description it sounds like you may have "burned" the skin on your back if the water in the hot water bottle was too hot. This may happen especially if done for a prolonged period of time. Stop use of the hot water bottle, apply a gentle skin cream containing aloe daily. If you see no improvement in a week you should consult with your family physician and find the cause of your back pain ...Read more

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Brownish spots in panties, what does it mean?

Brownish spots in panties, what does it mean?

Could be: Related to deoxygenated blood or due to other vaginal discharges. ...Read more

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Do age spots darken?

Possibly: Yes they can but you must consult a doctor to make sure it is not undergoing a malignant change. ...Read more