Brown spots are unpleasant skin pigmentations that are more or less dark. They most often appear on the face, hands and neckline.

There are several causes of brown spots. Normal aging, sun exposure and heredity are the main causes of the appearance of brown spots.

Brown spots are treated using different techniques depending on their size and morphology. An effective way to treat brown spots is through a chemical peel. Tiny brown spots are usually electro coagulated (burned).

Alternative treatments

One option would be not to treat brown spots. Other treatments such as dermabrasion or laser can also treat brown spots.