If you stand a lot, you may be more prone to these kinds of problems.
To help prevent leg issues, don’t cross your legs when sitting for a long time, be sure to get plenty of exercise, and keep your weight at a healthy level.(2)
Years of sun bathing may be catching up to you now and leaving you with brown spots. Talk to your dermatologist about the variety of laser treatments available and how they can improve the look of your skin.
Regardless of your age, regular skin checks are vitally important to look for discolored or strangely shaped moles or any other indication that you may be developing skin cancer.
If you have questions about your skin care, talk to your health care provider.
Reviewed October 3, 2016
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith
1) The Complete Guide to Having the Best Skin of Your Life at Any Age. Refinery 29. Web. Retrieved September 29, 2016.
2) Great Skin Year after Year. Health.com. Web. Retrieved sept. 29, 2016.
3) Better Skin at Every Age. Health.com. Web. Retrieved September 29, 2016.