Sun-damaged skin, or age spots occur on various parts of the body — including chest, arms, hands, and face — and they are as common as they are treatable. Once we evaluate these spots to rule out malignancy, we carefully treat them with the Alexandrite laser wavelength.
After this painless procedure, lesions typically flake off the skin in 10 days. While the procedure leaves no scars, healing may take up to two weeks. Reduction is generally achieved with one session; however, to fully eliminate certain spots, a follow-up procedure eight weeks later may be necessary.