The sun has a profound effect over years of exposure on the skin, causing premature skin aging, skin cancer and many other skin changes.  Skin color changes caused by sun exposure are common, the most noticeable sun induced pigment change is solar lentigenes commonly known as brown spots. Light-skinned people are particularly prone to freckles also known as age spots or liverspots that can appear on the hands, chest, shoulders, arms, and upper back.  Older people who are light-skinned-are prone to a precancer condition known as Actinic keratosis.  Management universally is with sunscreen to prevent progression of the damage. The Dr. Raoof Laser & Dermatology Center can offer a multitude of solutions for sun damaged skin.