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Age spots refer to brown marks which usually appear on the skin especially as people age. The marks can appear on any part of the body especially the hands, neck and face. If you notice the marks on your body, there is no need to panic because they are harmless in most situations. The spots can also appear as a result of an underlying issue therefore it is advisable to visit a doctor.

 

There are various factors that lead to the appearance of age spots.  Some of the factors include poor diet, smoking, indigestion and too much sun exposure. Too much sun exposure is the leading cause of the problem. When you expose yourself to the sun, free radicals develop in your body and they can have adverse effects on your skin. Most of the individuals who get age spots live in tropical climates while others spend too much time in the sun.

 

Individuals who suffer from chromium, Vitamin E, selenium and glutathione deficiency are more prone to getting age spots. If you consume a lot of alcohol, you are more likely to get this spots compared to a person who does not take any. Improving your diet and changing your lifestyle is an effective way of preventing the appearance of age spots.

 

To prevent the age spots, you should also limit the amount of time that you spend in the sun. Too much exposure increases the production of melanin in the skin and this is what you see as age spots. It is also essential to wear sunscreen even when you are staying indoors because the UV rays are able to penetrate through the windows. When you go out, make sure you cover yourself up to reduce exposure even when you have sunscreen on.

 

When you develop age spots, you need to watch them closely. This is necessary to determine if there are any changes in color or sensitivity. If there is a change, it is important to get an appointment with your doctor. Some age spots can actually turn out to be skin cancer therefore you should not ignore changes. Cancer can be fatal but if it is diagnosed early, it increases your chances of surviving.

 

Age spots can be prevented but if you notice some which have already developed on your skin, there are several treatment options that you can use to fade them away. Some of the treatments use natural products while others require a visit to a doctor’s office therefore it is up to you to select the most appropriate option.

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Known to many as age spots, this is a skin infection mainly associated with old age that results to brown spots on the face arms back and any body area exposed to the sun. As much as the infection is mostly found among old people, those in the age of 50 and above, age is just but a partial cause of the infection since it’s not all people above the age of 50 get the infection but also some who are way below 50 years of age.

Age spots, sun spots or brown spots whichever the name you call it is not an infection that should create so much tension or one that requires a doctor’s attention. It is a harmless and painless infection with no skin irritations, age spots only have cosmetic disturbance hence those who care so much about their public image find it hard staying with this infection. The best thing for one to do once you notice an familiar spots on your skin is seeing a medic who can scan your skin for cancer or any other infection before declaring it’s actually age spots. Never assume that since you once so someone having such an infection then you can certain that its age spots. You may be right but then again cancer may be harbored underneath.

Age spots are treatable and there are very safe ways of removing and curing age spots. None of the ways is qualified to be termed as the best from the other since they are all determined by the dedication one puts, the extent of the infection and the skin of a person. One of the treatments one can opt for is the use of natural remedies; this method is cheaper and involves the use of resources readily available. The other option is use of creams which help to remove the infection and clear away the patches, they do a good job however one needs to be patient and observe recommended precautions.

The other option is seeking surgical procedures this method is mainly recommended for those patients with severe infections nevertheless for those looking for a quick fix it then this method will work for you. While undergoing medication you should be patient since some of the methods take time and only minor progress maybe observed from time to time. You should also avoid being in direct contact with the sun all the time, if you really need to work outdoor then at least wear protective covering or rather apply sunscreen on your skin few minutes before going out to the sun.

 

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A liver spot, more commonly known as age spots or brown spots are small brown or dark spots on the skin caused by overexposure to the sun. Ultraviolet radiation from the sun or other artificial sources is believed to be the main cause of liver spots. They are associated mainly with old age. Despite the name ‘liver’ spots, they have no attachment to the liver apart from maybe the color at some point. There are numerous ways of removing liver spots but the first very important one is avoiding excessive exposure to the sun especially between 10.00am and 3.00pm when the sun is hottest.

One very common method of liver spot removal is lemon juice. Lemon juice is good as it acts as a sterilizer and also as a skin toner. It is preferred because it has no side effects to the skin. However, for those with sensitive skin, it is advisable to use mild lemon juice. This prevents irritation that would be present when a concentrated solution of lemon juice is used.

Another good liver spot removal method is liquid nitrogen. It freezes the liver spot and peels off like a chemical peel. This method can sting, or leave white marks where the spots were so it’s advisable to talk to a doctor before attempting to apply liquid nitrogen.

Castor oil can also be used for liver spot removal. Its application results in a more evenly pigmented skin, thus removing the liver spot. It is recommended that it is applied on the affected area before going to bed and removed after waking up. It is advisable to use odorless or sweet smelling castor oil as some may have a smell that is not very attractive.

Another good method of liver spot removal is aloe vera gel. This gel is known for its many therapeutic properties and also its good handling of burns. When removing a liver spot, this gel is applied directly onto the skin and left there for about 30 minutes. It is then washed off using cold water.

Laser treatment can also work in liver spot removal though it is a bit expensive compared to any other liver spot remover. However, this is the best liver spot remover in terms of the good results obtained and the high chances of success.

Sour milk is also very good in liver spot removal. The lactic acid present in the milk helps promote gentle peeling of the skin without dryness or irritation. It also helps in lightening the skin pigmentation. A thick mask of sour cream may be applied to the skin on the area with the liver spot.

Hydrogen peroxide is also good in liver spot removal. When used well, it is very effective in liver spot removal.  It does this by bleaching the liver spots.

Safety first! It is very important to note that that when using any liver spot removal method that involves applying gels or juices to the skin, ensure that the juices do not come to contact with the eyes or other sensitive organs as some of them are acidic and may result in irritation. Consistency is also important to ensure fast results.

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Brown spots are small dark marks found on the skin, mostly around the face and neck areas. They are caused mainly by ultraviolet radiation from the sun. Brown spots leave the skin rough and unattractive, hence the need to remove them. After all, who wants a rough or unattractive skin?

One very effective method of brown spots removal is by applying sour lemon cream on the affected area. After that, it is advisable not to rinse completely, but to gently wipe off using a clean tissue and add a moisturizer.

Lemon juice can also be used in brown spots removal. This works best when the lemon juice is freshly prepared. The juice is applied on the brown spots and it bleaches the dark spots. It also sterilizes the area and acts as a skin toner.

Sour milk is also very good in brown spots removal. This is done by washing the area with the brown spots with the sour milk. The lactic acid present in the sour milk helps in promoting gentle peeling of the skin around the spots without irritation or dryness. It also helps lighten the skin pigment. Buttermilk or a thick sour cream mask may also be used as they have the same effect.

Fruit and vegetable pastes are also good in brown spots removal.  The pastes are made into masks and placed on the area with the spots directly. They work very effectively in lightening the brown spots.

Onions also work well in brown spots removal. This is done by slicing red onions and rubbing the thin slices on the brown spots. It works best when the rubbing of the slices is done twice a day preferably in the mornings and evenings.

Another method that is commonly used in brown spots removal is the use of honey. The honey is heated slightly, and then applied to the area that has the brown spots. The area is then tapped lightly using the fingers to spread the honey evenly. After that it is washed off with warm water and afterwards rinsed using cold water.

When using whichever of these methods of brown spots removal, it is very important to maintain consistency. The end results will be faster than those of random irregular attempts.

Before starting the process of brown spots removal, it is important to first ensure that the skin is clean. Washing off all the makeup or any sweat on the skin is crucial as it will ensure that the skin is clean and therefore improve the effect of the gels or juices on the skin. Some of these like lemon juice are acidic and it is therefore very important to ensure that at all costs they do not come to contact with the eyes and other sensitive organs.

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Age spots are black, brown or grey marks that appear on the skin’s surface. These marks on the skin are of different sizes. They range from freckle sizes to more than a centimeter wide.

 

Age spots are known to appear on older people and they come as a result of much exposure to the sun. However, younger people can get it as a result of a lot of much exposure to the sun.

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Did you know that you can prevent age spots with the type of make-up that you use? Yes, what you heard is nothing but reality! Thanks to the presence of technology, make-up innovations now present make-ups that function in two areas, namely, aesthetics and skin care. Due to this skin care advancement, a sun protection factor which, according to its name, protects you from the sun, is now included in make-ups. However, picking the right SPF-equipped make-up for you is not an uncomplicated process.

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Age spots, though totally harmless, greatly affect your physical appearance negatively. As a result, the demand for various treatments that can remove age spots has greatly increased. You can actually pick one from the utilization of chemicals, laser, cryogens or creams with drugs among others. But if you are not ready for such harsh treatments, you are lucky because milder and natural treatments do exist. Moreover, you can prepare them on your own.

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Age spots are basically black, grey or light tan spots that appear on the skin. These spots are mostly unattractive but harmless. It is also important to note that people with age spots are more prone to skin cancer that other people. Age spots affect people over the age of 40 at most times but also younger people can have the skin condition as it depends on how much you have been exposed to the sun. Age spots can occur individually or cluster at one point. Age spots are able to be as small as a freckle and as wide as a centimetre.

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Many people do refer to cellulite as symptoms of age spots, but such spots though occur in older women but cannot be regarded as age spots. Cellulite is characterized by dimpling and nodularity, and it is characterized by orange coloured peels which often occur under the limbs.  Just like age spots , cellulite develops in stages with the first stage caused by imbalances in cells and capillaries. This result from poor blood circulation , and when this is left untreated, the body will react by isolating the cells where blood flow has been cut, this will give rise to the second stage of cellulite development.

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Age spots are very irritating and make one see oneself as unattractive. They are spots on the skin that are mainly black caused by prolonged exposure to the sun. They mostly occur to people over the age of 40.

 

There are numerous affordable easy to handle home treatments for age spots. If you follow the little instructions to the latter you will achieve good results in at least a month.

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