Sun spots form when skin suffer sun damage and the amount of melanin increases. The spots have uniformed edges and can be brown or gray in color. More »

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Sunspots are dark because they are much cooler than the surrounding portions of the sun, according to Cool Cosmos, a joint project by the National Aeronautic and Space Administration’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Calif... More »

NASA scientists believe sunspots form when the sun's magnetic pressure increases, whereas the surrounding atmospheric temperature decreases, due to the magnetic field suppressing hot gases. Strong magnetic points prevent... More »

Laser treatments can fade sunspots, also known as solar lentiginosis or age spots, by destroying pigment-producing melanocytes in the skin. Patients typically require several treatment sessions over several weeks or mont... More »

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White spots on skin are a common form of skin discoloration; they are often a result of loss of pigment. They can happen to any person. It is not related to gender, race, age or climate. More »

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According to MedlinePlus, liver spots can be caused by sun or ultraviolet light exposure and aging skin. Other causes are unknown, and these spots become common after age 40. Mayo Clinic explains that tanning lamps and t... More »

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White spots on the skin can be caused by eczema, scar tissue or yeast infections. However, if the spots aren't raised, itchy or irritated, they could be the result of vitiligo. More »

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