Sun damage can affect any area of your skin as a result of long-term exposure to the ultraviolet (UV) rays of the sun. Sun damage most commonly occurs on the face, hands, and arms, and may lead to sun spots, age spots, rough skin, and wrinkles. Years of sun exposure can also lead to premature aging and skin cancer.
The best treatment against sun damage is preventing it from occurring in the first place. It is important to wear sunscreen on a daily basis, especially during mid-day hours when the sun is strongest. Existing sun damage can be treated through skin procedures like microdermabrasion, laser treatments, and Botox®.