Actinic keratosis and Bowen's disease are conditions that occur as a result of sun damage. What you might notice is, in both conditions, scaly red patches on sun-exposed areas; whether that's on the face, the ears, the scalp, the backs of the hands or commonly, on the lower legs.
There are so many treatments that we can offer now for these types of sun damage. First of all, it's important to avoid getting any more.
We interviewed Dr Penelope Pratsou to find out how to prevent Actinic Keratoses and Bowen's Disease. Protective clothing, staying in the shade and a broad range of sunscreen can prevent sun damage.
We interviewed Dr Penelope Pratsou to find out about the symptoms of Actinic Keratoses and Bowen's Disease.