Flat, tan, brown, or black spots on the skin that occur with increasing age. They vary in size and commonly appears on face, hands, neck, forearms.
Dark spots on the skin, occur mostly on sun-exposed areas such as face, neck and hands.
Overexposure to UV light from the sun rays causes excessive production of melanin which in turn causes age spots.
Diagnosis involves a physical examination of the skin.
Prescription bleaching creams: Lighten spots.
Retinoids: Fade spots.
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