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Brightwand – UVB Phototherapy
Brightwand UVB Phototherapy
Narrow Band UVB phototherapy is considered a first-line treatment for many conditions such as psoriasis, vitiligo and eczema. UVB lights slow abnormal growth of skin cells and can help create repigmentation.
Built in Smart Timer.
FDA Cleared and CE approval
Psoriasis, Vitiligo, Eczema, Chronic eczema, Neurodermatitis, Atopic dermatitis and other skin diseases.
1.CE FDA approved, high quality and more effective therapeutic results.
2.Uses original Philips 9W UV-B/311nm PL-S 2P/01 narrow band lamp, stable and long usage life.
3.Built-in digital programming timer assures accurate dosage.
4.Special comb design, can be used as safe distance guide and not only suitable for body, but also scalp part treatment.
5.Wide treatment area:55cm2±10%
6.Portable, lightweight and easy to carry on travel or vacation.
7.Built-in reflector increases the efficiency of irradiation.
8.Simple time countdown function, Ideal for home therapy
HOW TO USE UV PHOTOTHERAPY?
Step 1: please take a bath for 15 to 20 minutes to remove skin surface skin cells (scales) before treatment.
Step 2: patients need to determine the MED.
1.Intensity of the Brightwand is 7 mW/cm2
2.MED calculation method: irradiation time S = dose (J/cm2) * 1000/7 (mW/cm2)
Step 3: Undergo the first treatment within safe distance between machine and skin lesion is typically 3cm
Step 4: Evaluate the first treatment effect, then adjust the time, and distance for each further treatment.
Psoriasis:3 ~ 4 times / week, (15 ~ 20 treatments) at 40+ seconds per treatment depending on patient response/need.
Vitiligo:2 ~ 3 times / week, (30-50 treatments) at 40+ seconds per treatment depending on patient response/need.
Parapsoriasis: PUVA, UVA/UVB, NB-UVB: 4 times / week, until improvement.