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!