Tinea Versicolor (Sunspot Fungus) News

Getting rid of white spots on your skin - Miami Herald



Getting rid of white spots on your skin 
Miami Herald
What are those white spots that appear after being out in the sun? Although there are several things that can cause the white spots on the skin, odds are it's a fungus known as ?tinea versicolor.'' But don't worry, it's a lot less scary than it sounds ...

 


White spots in skin after sunburn - Reader's Digest



Reader's Digest
 
White spots in skin after sunburn 
Reader's Digest
06-Here's-the-Deal-with-Those-Weird-White- sutulastock/shutterstockWhen we think of sun spots, most of us picture brown or dark marks on sun-exposed skin, but there is a such thing as white sun spots on skin after sunburn, says New Canaan, CT-based ...

 


Tips On How To Combat Effects of Summertime Sun - SpaceCoastDaily.com



SpaceCoastDaily.com
 
Tips On How To Combat Effects of Summertime Sun 
SpaceCoastDaily.com
Dr. Saluja: First off, liver spots have nothing to do with the liver. They are sun spots or age spots. The medical terms are solar lentigos or lentigines. These are not cancerous and do not have to be treated. If you find these cosmetically unsightly ...

 


What are these dry white spots on my child's face? - CNN (blog)



What are these dry white spots on my child's face? 
CNN (blog)
In the summer, it's common for children and young adults to develop a benign skin condition called pityriasis alba. It consists of multiple lighter round patches of skin on the face and often is a little scaly so that it looks rough or like it's ...

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White spots on the skin are caused by a common fungus - SouthCoastToday.com



White spots on the skin are caused by a common fungus 
SouthCoastToday.com
DONOHUE: What cures sunspots? I have them on my upper ... As best as I can determine from your letters, you both have tinea versicolor. It doesn't come from the sun, ... The fungus causes small circles of skin to lose their pigment. Next to tanned skin ...

 


"tinea Versicolor" - Light/dark Spots On Neck Area During Hot Summers On The Water - BassResource.com (press release)



"tinea Versicolor" - Light/dark Spots On Neck Area During Hot Summers On The Water 
BassResource.com (press release)
I started having these light spots on the back of my neck 2 summers ago and went to a family practice doctor and was diagnosed with "Tinea Versicolor" which opportunely a fungal yeast infection that can cause white spots on the skin. He prescribed me ...

 


Miami-based OTC Developer and Marketer Launches First to Market Skin Treatment for Skin Fungus - PR Web (press release)



PR Web (press release)
 
Miami-based OTC Developer and Marketer Launches First to Market Skin Treatment for Skin Fungus 
PR Web (press release)
Kramer's latest product focuses on treating another type of fungus for a younger target audience. ZUNSPOT? Medicated Cream is the first to market skin treatment for Tinea Versicolor, a skin fungus. "ZUNSPOT? has product qualities that fit within the ...

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Bye-Bye Brown Spots, Hello Glow - ADVANCE for Physician Assistants (blog)



Bye-Bye Brown Spots, Hello Glow 
ADVANCE for Physician Assistants (blog)
My office distributes a questionnaire that asks patients to check off any cosmetic concerns that they may have. A pretty consistent concern is brown spots. Also known as sun spots, liver spots and age spots, the name doesn't really matter ... not a day ...