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Narrowband UVB (NB-UVB) Phototherapy

Narrowband UVB (NB-UVB) Phototherapy

I have not discussed this with any doctor because it scares me. However I have the question of whether this is to return the skin color and is it an ongoing treatment? Is it expensive treatment?

Thank you,

A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

If you have insurance it should cover the UVB treatment. I only go 1 x a week because Iโ€™m 45 min away . It has made a big difference and has helped keep it at bay .

posted about 18 hours ago
A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

this article in the Resources section may be helpful!

posted 9 days ago
A MyVitiligoTeam Member said:

Hello! Martina๐Ÿ™‚
Thanks for asking.
The treatment can keep your vitiligo stable
My Dermatologist told me yes it can possibly bring some color into your skin.
I just started this treatment. each visit the seconds goes up higher in the photography booth.............
It has turn out for me Today. a minute and seconds in the photography booth.
Check with your insurance on the cost.
My insurance covers the photography light treatment for me.
Have a Bless! Day!๐Ÿ™‚๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ

posted 9 days ago
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