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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Brown Spots On Face

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What causes dark spots on the cheeks?

What causes dark spots on the cheeks?

Spots: This could be from acne, acanthosis nigricans, melasma. You should see your dermatologist for the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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What causes small flat brown spots on areola?

What causes small flat brown spots on areola?

Sound like normal: areas of pigmentation.This can also occur with a pregnancy and remain afterward. Why are you concerned? Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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What causes yellowish spots on face?

What causes yellowish spots on face?

Depends: One of the most common cause is sebaceous hyperplasia which is a benign overgrowth of a glad on the face . They are usually small and raised. Another possibility are xanthelasma which are just fatty deposits under the skin most commonly around the eyes. ...Read more

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What causes brown spots on the heels of feet?

What causes brown spots on the heels of feet?

Aging spots: These are typical normal aging spots located on the bottom due to small blood vessel capillary trauma over time. This is usually prevalent with diabetics, etc... If the spots are new and or itch or become raised, you need to see your podiatrist right away. ...Read more

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Are white spots on my face a sign of pregnancy?

Are white spots on my face a sign of pregnancy?

Probably Not: Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

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Causes and treatment of blackish purple spots on abdomen to thighs?

Causes and treatment of blackish purple spots  on abdomen to thighs?

Hopefully these: Links would be of help 2 u. Go see ur dr for a thorough exam and accuracy of diagnosis.Take care and god bless u! http://www.healthline.com/health/purpura. http://www.healthline.com/health/discolored-skin-patches. ...Read more

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What causes red dots on the skin?

What causes  red dots on the skin?

Angiomas: Location: angiomas may develop anywhere on the body at or near the surface of the skin.Symptoms: angiomas - are benign (non-malignant) tumors that are made up of small blood and lymphatic vessels. Angioma is one of the most commonly occurring of all skin lesions, it does not threaten the health or well-being of an individual and is removed generally for cosmetic reasons. ...Read more

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Could Accutane cause brown spots on hands?

Could Accutane cause brown spots on hands?

Brown Spots: Brown spots may be due to a lack of vitamin C or B12, anemia, weak liver function or cumulative sun damage. It's important to investigate each potential cause; your doctor can help. Accutane makes you sun sensitive which can cause brown spots. ...Read more

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Causes of purple and white mottled skin on the legs?

Causes of purple and white mottled skin on the legs?

Mottled skin : It may be cutis marmorata . A non serious condition characterized by purple and white blotch legs. There are not itchy or painful. A doctor should evaluate to make sure there is no underlying circulation issues. ...Read more

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Cluster of tiny flat spots like freckles under skin on thigh, started reddish and turned light brown. Is this cause for concern re skin cancer?

Cluster of tiny flat spots like freckles under skin on thigh, started reddish and turned light brown. Is this cause for concern re skin cancer?

Spots: It's difficult to state with 100% confidence or accuracy without looking at an individual lesion, however if there is any change in size, color or shape of any lesion especially any new lesion which was not present before, it is important that you visit a dermatologist for further evaluation as it may possibly need a skin biopsy to rule out skin cancer. ...Read more

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What kind of allergy cause white patches on babys face later on flaking?

What kind of allergy cause white patches on babys face later on flaking?

Reply: Baby's skin is very sensitive. Especially face is exposed to many topical irritants like saliva, rubbing their faces on clothes while being held, face wipes. It's very common to have dry flaky skin on face in babies. Try to keep the face moisturized all the time, used damp washcloth to tap dry the face after feeds, use shoulder towel while carrying, see his dr. As needed. ...Read more

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What can cause brown freckles spots on theback of your ankles?

What can cause brown freckles spots on theback of your ankles?

Usually normal: Generally normal. May be hereditary. Normal deposits of melanin not to worry. If raised or changing should see podiatrist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of redish brown freckles like spots on my lower leg and ankles?

What are possible causes of redish brown freckles like spots on my lower leg and ankles?

Stasis dermatitis: This could be small drops f blood in skin. This can come from varicose veins. If however they are of recent onset they could represent a condition called vasculitis which is an allergic reaction to a drug, or possible underlying infection. Either way see a doctor for evaluation. It is difficult to remove the color of changes from varicose veins. ...Read more

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What can cause weird round dark spots on skin?

What can cause weird round dark spots on skin?

Eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Best cream to remove brown spots on face? I had them zapped 5 years ago and it's back? Its so sensitive after that I don't want to do it again.Thanks

Sun avoidance: I am sorry to hear about your facial spots.I don't believe any over the counter cream would treat your brown spots.I first advise you stay away from the sun and use a good sunscreen as a preventive measure. My mother had this issue and she just started to avoid direct sun light and use a sunscreen with good results. I would advise you speak to the dermatologist who did the zap treatment for help ...Read more

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Taking glutamine, creatine for build muscles.One day took tablets n miss my workout.Got dark brown spots on face.Applying glycolic acid.Is it suitable?

Taking glutamine, creatine for build muscles.One day took tablets n miss my workout.Got dark brown spots on face.Applying glycolic acid.Is it suitable?

Careful: Be careful as creatinine can put you in renal failure. Brown spots could reflect organ damage and don't ignore this! see your internist former information! ...Read more

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Can I use clotrimazole cream on my FACE to fade away hyperpigmentation (red and brown spots) caused after folliculitis ??

Can I use clotrimazole cream on my FACE to fade away  hyperpigmentation (red and brown spots) caused after folliculitis ??

NotScienceWon'tHurt: Wow!! I've never heard of that! Try it & let me know if it works!As long as you're not allergic to it (try a small patch test on your inner elbow first), it probably won't hurt. There's info out there where people talk about it but that's not really very scientific.In fact, certain fungal skin infections can cause changes in pigmentation that will resolve with treatment. but who knows, just try it ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could take off brown spots on my face?

Can you tell me how I could take off brown spots on my face?

Depends on what they: are. These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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I'm 29years old I have notice brown spots in my face, what can I do to help reduce it or prevent?

I'm 29years old I have notice brown spots in my face, what can I do to  help reduce it or prevent?

Sun screen: Most dark spots in the face are related to sun exposure. Wearing sunscreen everyday is the best way to prevent them. A moisturizer or foundation that includes a sunscreen saves time. If you have new moles these should be evaluated by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I am 32 yrs old I am having pigmentation like brown spots on my face from the last 3 years .Pl suggest what should I do.?

I am 32 yrs old I am having pigmentation like brown spots on my face from the last 3 years .Pl suggest what should I do.?

IPL Lightens brown: Brown spots can be improved using ipl, fraxel dual, hydoquinone products such as. Obagi and also elure with melanozyme. Make sure you use sunscreens every day as the sun will bring them back. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of brown spots on my face?

How can I get rid of brown spots on my face?

Spot remover: Brown spots on the face respond to a number if different treatments. Lightening an bleaching cream containing glycolic acid and hydro quinine can are available otc. Sometimes, the lesions will respond better to a procedure such as chemical peels, cryotherapy, electrosurgery or laser. ...Read more

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What can a doctor do for brown spots on the face?

Solar lentigo: Solar lentigo - these are related to sun exposure and seen on areas of skin normally exposed to sunlight (e.g. Face, hands). They are benign lesions, less than 5mm in diameter but they may merge to form larger spots. The peak age used to be 30-50 but is getting younger with increasing sun exposure. Treatment is with liquid nitrogen or bleaching cream. ...Read more

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I'm gong to use this cream and scared now I have face full of melisma brown spots and dermatologist suggested me He has given me to use this cream and?

Why scared?: Why are you scared? It is not likely that your doctor would give you something that may not be good for you. You may check for the chemicals in the cream and Google those chemicals to see what the effects may be. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless. Practice safe sex. ...Read more