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.
Chemical Peels and Your Skin
Find out what chemical peels can -- and can't -- do for your skin.
The Effects of Aging on Skin
WebMD's guide to the effects aging has on skin.
Cosmetic Procedures for Aging Skin
WebMD explains the topicals and procedures used to help treat signs of aging on your skin.
WebMD explains laser resurfacing, a procedure that helps minimize wrinkles, blemishes, and scars, including its benefits, side effects, and costs.
Makeup Tips for Aging Skin
With skillful makeup application, you can hide wrinkles, age spots, and skin damage. Here are some tips from makeup experts.
How to Fight Dark Spots on Your Skin
Learn what hyperpigmentation is and what you can do about it.
You can treat age spots several ways.
You Asked! Expert A's to Your Beauty Q's: Aging Skin and Acne
Getting wrinkles while you're still getting breakouts may not seem fair, but our expert dermatologists suggest some solutions for both.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: What Really Happens When You Get a Sunburn?
From sunburn to wrinkles to skin cancer, including melanoma, see how getting too much sun can take a toll on your skin.
Slideshow: Itches, Rashes, Bumps and Other Adult Skin Problems
Is your skin itching, breaking out, covered in a rash, or playing host to spots of some sort? It may be the result of infection, a chronic skin condition, or contact with an allergen or irritant. Learn to spot skin problems commonly seen in adults.
Slideshow: Look-Younger Secrets That Work
Take years off your look with new tricks, artful makeup, and the right skin care. Before and after pictures show how real women can look younger.