New Topical Treatment For Skin Spots Showing Positive Results

New Topical Treatment For Skin Spots Showing Positive Results


SOME SAY THEY ARE A SIGN OF WISDOM AND OTHERS SAY IT IS A NICE WAY OF SAYING YOU ARE OLD. HERE IS DR. MARIA SIMBRA. Reporter: OVER MANY YEARS HE GREW SPOTS. SEEMED LIKE THEY MULTIPLIED. Reporter: THE SPOTS ARE WISDOM SPOTS. I HAD A COUPLE ON MY FACE. Reporter: THEY ARE HEREDITARY BUT THEY COULD BE IRRITATING. SOMETIMES THEY RUB AGAINST YOUR CLOTHING, MIGHT ITCH. IF THEY ARE ON THE FACE OR NECK, PLACES THAT ARE VISIBLE SOME WANT THEM REMOVED BUT THIS ISN’T COVERED BY INSURANCE AND FREEZING THEM OFF CAN LEAVE A SCAR. GET TIRED OF THE PINCH. I JUST WANT TO GET RID OF THEM. Reporter: THE FDA APPROVED A DIFFERENT TREATMENT, SOMETHING THAT GOES ON THE SPOT. THIS IS AN APPLICATION OF HYDROGEN PROXSIDE. Reporter: IT — PUPROXSIDE. Reporter: — PEROXIDE. Reporter: YOU CAN’T USE IT AROUND THE EYES BUT YOU CAN USE IT IN AREAS WITH HAIR. ASIDE FROM STINGING AND REDNESS IT HAS NO SIDE EFFECTS. IN STUDIES THE TREATMENT GOT RID OF THE SPOT IN 1-5 CASES. IN 70% THE SPOT WAS REDUCED. IT DOESN’T ALWAYS MAKE THEM GO AWAY BUT IT WILL HELP THEM IMPROVE. Reporter: YOU MAY NEED MORE THAN ONE APPLICATION AND SOME DON’T RESPOND AT ALL. IT WILL BE $300 FOR ONE STICK OF MEDICATION THAT TREATS ABOUT 3 TO 6 SPOTS. SLIGHT BURNING AND THAT WAS IT. I COULD FEEL MORE PRESSURE FROM HIM DISPENSING THE MEDICATION THAN THE BURNING. Reporter: HE WAS ABLE TO TRY A SAMPLE. I COULDN’T WAIT TO TRY IT. Reporter: TWO OF HIS SPOTS DISAPPEARED WITH THE TREATMENT. TWO DID NOT.

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