It feels good to spend time in the Mile-High sunshine, especially as winter begins to fade into spring. However, the sun can take a toll on your skin, causing significant damage. Over time, these UV rays can lead to issues that can make you appear older. In fact, research shows that 80 percent of your skin’s aging is directly related to UV exposure. But, are there skin treatment options available that can help you turn back the clock and reverse sun damage?
Sun damage occurs when the DNA of your skin cells are altered due to the UV rays. Ultimately, this can result in various conditions, including:
- Dry skin
- Sun/Age spots
Fortunately, experts agree that you can erase some of the damage caused by the sun. By being proactive in your skin care and opting for cosmetic treatments, you can help reduce the signs of aging and damage caused by too much time in the Colorado sun. There are various skin treatment options that can help reverse sun damage, including:
It is also highly encouraged to take preventative measures to ensure you avoid sun damage later down the road. You can help prevent sun damage in the following ways:
- Wearing the appropriate sunscreen
- Wearing protective clothing such as sunglasses and hats
- Stay in the shade when possible
At Facial Aesthetics, we offer our patients a wide variety of treatment options to ensure they get beautiful results. To fully determine which treatment will best help you reverse signs of sun damage, our team will meet with you in person to discuss your cosmetic goals and needs. Together, we will work to formulate your personalized treatment plan to help you get the look you want to achieve.
If you are in the Denver area and would like to learn more about our treatments that can help reverse sun damage, give our office a call at 303-377-2868 to schedule your initial consultation.