Brown spots, sun damage & melasma
The face, chest, arms and hands are the first parts of the body to be concerned by brown spots. Also called age spots or sun spots, they are forms of pigmented lesions caused by excess production of melanin in the skin. Most people have some form of pigmented lesion. While brown spots may not be medical emergencies, many of our patients would like to have them removed. Whether they are lentigines, melasma, freckles, or seborrheic keratosis, there are various safe and efficient medical aesthetic techniques to remove brown spots. The most common is laser spot removal.