Phototherapy

A hand with light skin and visible psoriasis on a surface with a gloved hand holding a phototherapy device above.

Phototherapy, exposing the skin to ultraviolet (UV) light, has been used to treat psoriasis for over 100 years and remains a popular and important treatment today. While we are exposed to UV light from the sun on a daily basis, phototherapy involves specialized equipment used on a regular schedule as prescribed by a dermatologist. Request your free phototherapy booklet to learn more about:

  • Targeted vs. whole body treatments
  • Types of phototherapy including UVB and PUVA
  • Tips for success while using phototherapy

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