these sun spots are caused as implied in the name by too much sun exposure in predisposed individuals
the best way to minimise these is to use copious amounts of sunblock on a regular basis
once they develop they can be lightened by using a range of cosmeceuticals which serve to bleach the skin - with products containing retinol, kojic acid amongst others
but they can also be treated with a laser 532nm which is both effective and fast at treating these.
`they can usually all be treated at one sitting at the Laser centre SKN in Epsom general hospital
Dr Cliff undertakes a clinics there on a once monthly basis on a saturday