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Doctor insights on: Home Remedies For Sun Spots On Face

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Is removing of sun spots on face using laser a safe procedure? Are there any long terms side effects?

Is removing of sun spots on face using laser a safe procedure? Are there any long terms side effects?

Qualified doctor: It is safe and effective int he properly trained hands. I see you are in saudi arabia with lots of sun exposure and possibly a darker skin tone thus you must be careful or else you can get a burn, scar, a darkening of the skin ore worse lightening. Do not do anything until out of sun 2 weeks or more ...Read more

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How to clear sun spots from my face? Thanks!! :)

How to clear sun spots from my face? Thanks!! :)

Sun Spots: It is hard to know what you mean by sun spots via email without seeing them. Age may play a role. Sun spots reflect damage done to your skin ~20 years ago. There are treatments that can decrease them but rarely completely remove them. Spots caused by the sun can be related to skin cancer. If spots are irregular, large, multi-colored, raised or bleed easily, see a Dermatology right away ...Read more

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I have sun spots on my face. How do I get rid of them?

I have sun spots on my face. How do I get rid of them?

Sun Block: Best is prevention with good sun block and avoidance of direct sun exposure. Once it is formed, then various ipl laser treatments are very effective in treating sun damaged skin, including brown pigmentation. Consult your local dermatologist/plastic surgeon for detailed consultation. ...Read more

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Treatment for minor red spots on face?

Treatment for minor red spots on face?

See your doctor: Your doctor needs to examine you and run some tests to see what's going on. ...Read more

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What procedure can I go through to remove sun spots from my face? Is there a safe option? Don't want spots to return. How do I prevent sun spots?

What procedure can I go through to remove sun spots from my face? Is there a safe option? Don't want spots to return. How do I prevent sun spots?

Sun Spots: There are various types of "sun spots", the most common being lentigines. These can be lightened with prescription bleaching agents, and if that fails, with laser treatments. The best prevention is diligent use of sunscreens. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for dark spots on face...

Several: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. There are several treatments. ...Read more

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Im27yr. And still have acne spots on face what are the causes and what is the best treatment? Best regard.

Im27yr. And still have acne spots on face what are the causes and what is the best treatment? Best regard.

Pores Clog: Acne appears when a pore in your skin gets clogged. Normally dead cells rise to the surface, but sometimes sebum (an oil that keeps skin from drying out) can cause the dead skin cells to stick together inside the pore becoming trapped. Sometimes bacteria that live on the skin get trapped in the pore. The pore becomes inflamed and a pimple. cyst or nodule results. Check on Prime for treatment! ...Read more

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Is skin bleaching safe? I have 3 black sun spots on my face and bleaching was recommended by a beauty salon.

Is skin bleaching safe? I have 3 black sun spots on my face and bleaching was recommended by a beauty salon.

Facial pigmentation: Your "black sun spots" are probably more correctly called solar lentigines. Bleaching is not very effective. Laser is better but must be done by trained professional. There are also some unsafe options sold in some countries. For more about treatments for solar lentigines, see http://dermnetnz. Org/lesions/solar-lentigo. Html ...Read more

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I have dark sun spots on my face. I am about to use hair color first time ever that says it should not be used if 1 has depigmentation. Should I use it?

I have dark sun spots on my face. I am about to use hair color first time ever that says it should not be used if 1 has depigmentation. Should I use it?

Follow precautions: I always caution people to follow directions and precautions on the boxes of any treatment. To know for sure though, it is best to consult your Primary care Physician. ...Read more

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How many ipl treatments would I have to get to lighten my sun spots? I have dark spots on my face from too much time spent at the beach. Although I've started using sunscreen, I want to get rid of the sun spots that I already have. Would it take more than

How many ipl treatments would I have to get to lighten my sun spots? I have dark spots on my face from too much time spent at the beach. Although I've started using sunscreen, I want to get rid of the sun spots that I already have. Would it take more than

It depends: It is best to try a test spot to see if it'll work for you. Results are variable, sometimes good, sometimes not so much. If you do get improvement, overexposure to the sun once is often enough to bring them back. Other types of treatment may work better, so see a qualified profession in your area for an opinion. ...Read more

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Would laser skin resurfacing be an effective anti-aging treatment for sun-spots? I have some brown sun-spots on my face (near my eyes especially) I would like to have removed. A friend told me about how laser skin resurfacing can cause them to just disapp

Would laser skin resurfacing be an effective anti-aging treatment for sun-spots? I have some brown sun-spots on my face (near my eyes especially) I would like to have removed. A friend told me about how laser skin resurfacing can cause them to just disapp

See a dermatologist!: There are many ways to treat sun spots, including topical products, peels, and lasers. Depending on their appearance, bleaching creams may help fade these spots. I will also use chemical peels for certain patients. Finally lasers are very effective for sun spots. Both intense pulsed light and other lasers can help minimize these spots. So see a dermatologist to go over the options. ...Read more

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Got white spots on face how to get rid of them mainly come out in the sun?

White spots: These may be vitiligo spots or a type of fungal infection called tinea versicolor. Need to have your physician take a look at it as there are different treatments for these conditions. ...Read more

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Can you guys suggest me any home remedy yo remove black spots off my face?

Can you guys suggest me any home remedy yo remove black spots off my face?

See a dermatologist: A visit to a dermatologist can help you with getting proper diagnosis and appropriate methods of removal. ...Read more

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My friend has slightly big red spots on her face. She said its the blood clot. Is there any home remedy or something of that sort?

My friend has slightly big red spots on her face. She said its the blood clot. Is there any home remedy or something of that sort?

Hemangioma: She may have a hemangioma (s) which are common non-cancerous dilatations of blood vessels in the superficial skin seen more frequently in females and males with an excessive amount of female hormones in their system. If injured, they will bleed and can be easily treated with simple burning of the tissue and new skin will heal in its place. ...Read more

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