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Using Phototherapy and Lotions… The Do’s and Don’ts

 

 

The symptoms of psoriasis can leave the skin dry, scaly, and itchy, and it is natural for patients to want to soothe these symptoms with an over-the-counter lotion. However, when utilizing phototherapy, we recommend a few helpful tips to prevent the lotion from doing more harm than good.

 

 

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In short, by following a few easy guidelines, phototherapy patients can use lotions to provide comfort while ensuring safety and maximum phototherapeutic effectiveness.  For more information about phototherapy, contact Daavlin at 800-322-8546 or info@daavlin.com today!