Age Spots on the Hands
Age spots on the hands often result occur from excessive sun exposure. It is important to realize that some spots that look like age spots may in fact be skin cancers. For this reason, it is important to have your spots evaluated by a Dermatologist or Plastic Surgeon prior to seeking aesthetic correction.
There are multiple options of therapy to improve the appearance of the age spots or brown spots of the hands. Chemical peels and Broadband Light, also called Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), are examples of treatment. Both treatments offer the advantage of low downtime and potential benefits of improved skin tone, improved skin turgor, improved wrinkles, and decreased sun damage.