Psoriasis & Vitiligo- Two dreadful skin diseases that can cause pigmentations all over human body and disrupt a life’s smoothness. Are you suffering from this too? human body and disrupt a life’s smoothness. Are you suffering from this too? Be confident, we shall help you to overcome those moments you feel you should never face again your life.
Photo therapy by PUVA treatment is done for severe skin diseases as discussed above. PUVA therapy can be done in various ways.
Oral PUVA: Intake of the drug Psoralen and 2 hour after exposure to UVA.
Topical PUVA: Topical application of Psoralen lotion & UVA exposure.
Bath water PUVA:A medicated bath and then exposure to UVA
Both Psoriasis and Vitiligo can be treated and cured successfully by photo therapy or PUVA therapy. PUVA therapy also helps in improving the skin conditions by adding an extra factor and resistive power to skin.
At Dr Thaj Laser Skin-Hair clinic, we mostly apply targeted photo therapy rather than the conventional phototherapy. Targeted photo therapy targets the specified areas of Psoriasis and conducts the treatment accordingly without causing damage to neighbouring tissues. This leaves the health condition incredibly safe. This targeted approach allows the delivery of higher doses of UV light to the required places and as a result, the cumulative dose of UV light required for disease remission can be delivered in fewer treatment sessions.
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