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Gentle Age Spot Removal in Shreveport

Over the last 25 years we have we have seen hundreds of clients looking for age spot removal in Shreveport LA and have been serving the state of Louisiana as a whole. It would be our privilege to assist you with any portion of your journey.  Please let us know how we can help.

Often times called “liver spots”, age spots are flat gray, brown or black spots. They are commonly found on sun exposed areas of the body,  i.e. the face, hands, arms and shoulders.

“Age spots” are caused primarily by years of exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light from the sun and commercial tanning beds. They usually affects adults over the age of 40, but can also affect younger adults.  Although harmless and don’t medicallyagespots 2require treatment, any spot that is growing or itching should be evaluated for evidence of cancerous growth. The color of these spots is found in  in the upper layer of skin similar to the color found in freckles.  However Age Spot pigment results from melanin clumping together in high concentration due to sun exposure.

Age Spots are found in the Bridges Facial Aging Matrix Layer II.   Age spots detract from a clean smooth tone of youthful skin.  Although lightening creams can be effective over a 3 to 6 month period, more effective treatments are  Vi Peel™‘, IPL, the Cynosure Elite MPX™ Laserand or the Smartskin™ CO2 Laser depending on the patient’s Skin Type.

Next Steps for Age Spot Removal

Several protocols related to skin type have been developed for Age Spot Removal at Bridges to Beauty. If you live in the ARKLATEX, Texas or Arkansas area and need assistance with Age spots please call us at 318-219-8555 or submit you questions or consult requests in the contact form.