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Age Spots Directory

Age spots, or solar lentigines, are brown or gray discolorations that usually appear on sun-exposed areas such as the face, hands, and back. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how age spots form, what they look like, how to treat them, and much more.

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With skillful makeup application, you can hide wrinkles, age spots, and skin damage. Here are some tips from makeup experts.

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