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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

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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Skin is lightly browning and getting small brown spots. Is that worrisome or just i'm getting older?

Skin is lightly browning and getting small brown spots. Is that worrisome or just i'm getting older?

Old age freckles: Long term exposure to the sun can cause dark discoloration, and also dark smaller flat lesions. These are lentigines, or senile freckles and occur in many people on sun exposed skin, like face, hands and forearms. They are found mostly in older people just because they have had many more years of sun exposure. You need to block the sun, and can try retin a (tretinoin) or glycolic acid, and also a skin bleach. ...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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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?

What are they: There are several methods of removing brown spots from the face. First make sure you see a doctor to make sure these are benign lesions. Intense pulse light treatments help ( photo facials). Some lasers like erbium will remove spots as well as the yag, alexandrite if suitable an q switched yag. Some chemical peels are good as well ...Read more