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Small Brown Spots On Face
My sister keeps getting small brown spots on her face. New ones keep coming up and they look like birthmarks. What are these spots?
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
I have tiny brown spots on face and mainly on nose which get increase over time. some sites on my head have very less hairs?
Hi...i have anti aging brown spots on face.i m doing job so plz advise me a gud creme for this in pakistan...my face getting dark day by day .help?
Dark Spots: There is nothing over the counter that will work . You need to see a Dermatologist for help with this. ...Read more
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?
How can I fade brown spots on face? Retin A (tretinoin) Hydroquinone makes them more dark, what can I do?Face is 2 different colors. Ideas plz. Thank you
I have small brown spots on the tops of my feet and toes. They are no bigger than a pin head. Some are clustered together and others spread out. Help!
Spots on the foot: With spots on the skin it is hard to tell without seeing them. However, use the simple ABCDE test and if anything suspicious see your doctor. A: Asymmetry, can you draw a line in the center and make equal halves. B: Border, are they smooth or jagged. C: Color, is it more than one color? D: Diameter, is it larger than a pencil eraser? E: Elevation, is it raised when you run your finger over ...Read more
All of a sudden my gf face is looking clearer but with brown spots.is that something serious and can they go away.what causes that?
Facial spots: Many possibilities. Have your gf seen by her doctor. ...Read more
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
I'm 29years old I have notice brown spots in my face, what can I do to help reduce it or prevent?
Hi. My friend fainted yesterday at work (works at fast food) and came today with brown spots on her face. What is the cause?
Brown spots: Unless the spots are bruises from the fall not related ...Read more
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.?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
I have these brown spots on my face that itches sometimes. It might be skin tags but i'm not sure. It started with 1 or 2 now I have about 10. Help!?
Probably keratosis : This sounds as if these are seborrheic keratosis that can either be frozen or scraped off. Some docs may also use lasers for this. ...Read more
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
Probably not: It will take a while for the skin to regenerate. ...Read more