liver spots

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(kloʊˈæz mə)

a condition in which light brown spots occur on the skin, caused by exposure to sun, dyspepsia, or certain specific diseases.
[1875–80; < New Latin < Late Greek: greenness, derivative of Greek chloázein to be green, derivative of chlóos green]
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Request TOC of this Report- The drug is generally prescribed by dermatologists for the treatment of solar liver spots, age spots, or solar lentigines.
Further claims have been made for the plant's ability to treat nail biting, skin ageing, liver spots, acne, nappy rash and stretch marks.
Notice everything they sell in stores is "sleeveless?!!!" What used to be freckles are now liver spots. Everybody whispers.
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Lentigenes, also known as liver spots, are small, darkened areas of the skin.
"Solar lentigines" is the medical term for these areas of skin discoloration that are commonly called "age spots" or "liver spots."
Services include physician-supervised weight loss, and treatment of scars, skin laxity, liver spots, excess fat, cellulite, moles, wrinkles, unwanted hair and spider veins.
Traffic pollution causes liver spots, some cancerous, on the skin of older adults, particularly women, says a study by dermatologists in Germany and China.
Unsightly brown spots, often referred to liver spots, are a normal part of aging and typically start appearing on the skin after the age of 40.
This innovative combination, White says, "will provide the most complete facial skin care and antiaging treatment in the market," aimed at reducing wrinkles and signs of facial aging; firming the skin of the face and neck; reducing red facial blemishes and imperfections; reducing age and liver spots; hydrating, moisturizing and rejuvenating the skin; revitalizing skin; repairing damaged cells; activating collagen; refining pores; improving skin glow; providing skin protection; and reducing the appearance of congested, puffy eyes.
Caucasian populations tend to have more nevi on the upper arm compared to the lower arm, said the study, and the lower arm was more likely to include lentigines (liver spots), which could be mistaken for nevi.
She opened up her laser tattoo removal studio in August and has been inundated with requests to remove never tattoos, age spots and liver spots from men and women.