Posts Tagged "Sun Protection"

Brown Spots and Age

Brown Spots and Age

Brown spots, or hyperpigmentation, increase with age and with increased sun exposure.  These spots are clusters of melanin, and the clusters are caused by overproduction of melanin due to prolonged sun exposure and due to age. The skin pigment melanin…

Photoaging and Sunscreen

Photoaging and Sunscreen

You are my sunshine…You make me happy… Sunshine is very bad for our skin, even though it is usually good for our mode. The ultraviolet (UV) component of sun exposure is the dominate cause of wrinkles and sunspots and leads…