How to use UVB Light Therapy Safely

How to use UVB Light Therapy Safely

If you suffer from a skin condition such as Psoriasis, Vitiligo, Pityriasis Rosea or Atopic Eczema, then you may have already heard of UVB Light Therapy. UVB Light Therapy in simple terms is irradiation with shortwave ultraviolet radiation. The effect of UVB is like...
Do Sunbeds Clear Your Skin?

Do Sunbeds Clear Your Skin?

One of the most common assumptions made within the skin care industry is the stereotype surrounding sunbeds and the effects they have on our skin. Yes, of course they can provide us with some quick colour, but does it actively improve and clear your skin? Do sunbeds...
Acne: How Can Phototherapy Help?

Acne: How Can Phototherapy Help?

Acne is a skin condition that can occur when hair follicles unfortunately become plugged up with dead skin cells and oil. It causes pimples, blackheads, or whiteheads. Acne is typically most common among the population of teenagers, although it can affect people of...
Vitiligo: Understanding the Symptoms and Causes

Vitiligo: Understanding the Symptoms and Causes

Vitiligo is a skin condition that can cause your skin to lose its colour. Smoother white areas (called patches if they are 5mm or larger and macules if they are less than 5mm) will appear on someone’s skin. If someone has vitiligo on a place that is populated by hair,...