Sun spots and age spots mostly appear in people approaching a certain age, but are mainly caused by a faulty protection of the skin during long periods of harmful sun exposure. Especially unaesthetic to most people presenting them in visible places and not only, sun spots, also called age spots or solar lentigines, may resemble other more serious skin conditions, which is why a specialized consultation performed by a doctor is mandatory.
These skin imperfections, sun spots or age spots represent the accumulation of melanin, the pigment in the skin which serves as protection. A prolonged exposure to the sun, leads to an over-accumulation of melanin, which in turn leads to the appearance of these darker spots on various parts of the body. Freckles and melisma fall into this category as well.
The specialists at Renew Skin & Health Clinic are the most recommended to give the most suitable advice and sun spots removal treatment or age spots removal treatment, depending on the nature of your sun or age spots and on your skin type – generally, lighter skin is more likely to develop this kind of conditions than the darker one. Nonetheless, our doctor specialist is going to examine the affected area of the skin to see if these are not potentially malignant. If the lesions look suspicious, a biopsy procedure may also be performed to eliminate any possibility of malignancy or to set a new kind of treatment approach.
Sun spots or age spots are benign lesions, which simply look unaesthetic, so a cosmetic approach that will ensure excellent aesthetic results in sun spots removal or age spots removal is radiosurgery. This non-surgical procedure does not involve any cutting or use of a scalpel, so minimal to no scarring will remain on the treated area. The sun spots removal and age spots removal treatment with radiosurgery is painless, as a local anesthetic is used, it is fast, lasting up to 30 minutes, bloodless, as the procedure simultaneously cauterizes while eliminating the skin lesion, there is no downtime involved and complete healing of the treated area is enhanced. Following the radiosurgery sun spots removal or age spots removal treatment, our specialists at Renew Skin & Health Clinic state that it is important to protect your skin with 50 SPF+ protection creams, regardless of season, to maintain the cosmetic results for a longer period of time.
The specialized doctors at Renew Skin & Health Clinic are using the newest and most efficient equipment, for better cosmetic results and more satisfied patients. They will assure you that you will have your skin rejuvenated and spotless in no time.