Many people have brown spots or age spots on their face and skin, and even though they are not very scary, people who have them do not feel self-confident. They can be on the limbs, shoulders, hands and face and their number increases over the years.
They just are a symptom of aging. But do not worry; there is a simple and natural treatment that will help you to eliminate these age spots. But first and important thing is that you know the reason for their appearance and then you can try to get rid of them and prevent from appearing again.
The most common reason for black spots is over exposure to UV rays and sunlight, and it does not matter if you have been in a tanning bed, or have stayed in the sunlight without a sunscreen.
Melanin is what give the skin a dark shade and it appears even faster when you are more exposed to sunlight and tanning. After a while the body’s dark ten is gone and only the brown spots have remained on the skin where the melanin has been more active.
If you are not sure whether these brown spots can damage your health, then you should know that is certainly can. They are not always very serious and cause cancer, but just in case you should take some measures and self-examination to hinder any serious issues.
- If the spots get tender and red, you should immediately visit your doctor.
- Check the spots for any strange borders around them.
- Examine the spots and notice their color in case it changes and it gets darker.
- Examine the brown spots and see if they are changing or growing in any way.
If you are feeling worried about these brown spots, consult your dermatologist about them. You can also perform the test “ABCDE’s of Melanoma’’ and examine the problem.