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Age spots/Liver spots...Anyone found anything that gets rid of them?

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Buddahbelly Sat 11-Jun-16 12:11:38

Or even fades them slightly. Im now the proud owner of a full forehead of them, when before I had perfect unblemished skin. Ive heard they are brought on by sun damage and stress, last year was the most stressful of my life with a death, dp loosing his job, 2 close relatives both diagnosed with terminal illnesses.

They seem to have appeared around the time all this occurred within 4 months of each other. I currently use shiseido corrective serum but its not doing anything at all.

Have you found anything useful?

Fluffycloudland77 Sat 11-Jun-16 18:48:16

Retin A cream off eBay. Just don't get pg on it, it will cause birth defects.

prettywhiteguitar Sat 11-Jun-16 21:27:27

I had IPL which faded them, I need to do it again but I'm going on holiday somewhere really sunny so I'm going to wait till I come back to do it again. In the meantime I use a dermologica cleanser which has salicylic acid in and spf50 and retin a. Although I laid off the retin a as it's been super sunny here recently.

Buddahbelly Sun 12-Jun-16 10:04:57

Thanks both, I've been reading up about Retin A, but as were currently ttc I've passed on it for now.

I was searching late last night watching laser videos on youtube and turmeric masks, desperate to try anything at the moment. Im lucky in the fact I never had acne when I was a teenager, i fact I got complimented on my skin constantly so this has thrown me a bit. I saw a picture of me this time last year and comparing it to now I've aged about 10 years!

I have none anywhere else, just my forehead and 1 side of my face so my face appears a bit dirty and I'm hating it. Off to look at the dermalogica cream mentioned now.

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