Archive for April 2015

What Really Works in Removing Brown Spots

Published on April 30, 2015

Brown spots, also known as age or liver spots, can appear anywhere on the body. They are often concentrated on the face, neck, back, and hands. Their occurrence is caused by a phenomenon known as hyperpigmentation. Pigmentation is the body’s natural response to sun exposure. When UV rays hit the skin’s surface, the skin responds […]

Do Chemical Peels Really Work?

Published on April 15, 2015

Whenever we recommend chemical peeling to patients who come in for the first time to our Cool Springs Plastic Surgery office, many tend to hesitate. It has largely to do with the word chemical, which is often perceived as caustic or corrosive. But chemical peels can be a very effective method for removing damaged skin and encouraging the growth […]