Question: How can I get rid of sun spots?

Hi DR Maureen. I have two sun spots on my upper lip that I am trying to get rid of. I have tried Gatineu white plain and also been to have laser, but I still have the marks. What else could I do? Do you know of any at home chemical peels I could try? Thank you for your time Kerry


Hi Kerry. Thanks so much for your question. In most cases, pigmentation on the upper lip is hormonal in nature. Because of this, the pigment tends to sit in the dermis, and you cannot reach the dermis adequately to remove pigmentation with topical cosmetics or home peels. You are going to need to consider using prescription products and possibly even consider some treatment. Why don’t you have a look at some of your options by contacting your nearest Skin Renewal branch on

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on whatsapp

Teenage skin

My name is Estelle and I am a 15year old teen. I'm really struggling with my facial skin,my face is…

Acne in my 40s

I have always struggled with oily and breakout skin since primary school but it has calmed down from my teens…

Question from Nickay Heyman

Hi there Doc I am a 28 year old Lady and I have a problem with dark spots left from…

Subscribe to our newsletter