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A light therapy that outshines some real heavyweights in skin care.

Dermatologists have trusted ultraviolet light for the effective treatment of skin disorders such as psoriasis and vitiligo for almost a century.1 But unlike older UV therapies, the XTRAC excimer laser uses a highly targeted beam of therapeutic UVB light to treat affected skin areas without damaging surrounding healthy skin.1-3 Improvement is possible without the troublesome side effects of biologics or drug therapies, the messy application of topical treatments multiple times a day or the worry of exposing healthy skin to UV light.2-9

XTRAC was created to produce a monochromatic wavelength (308nm) of ultraviolet light. It’s proven to improve psoriasis, even on tough-to-treat areas on the body such as the scalp, palm and feet or areas that have not responded to other types of treatments.2,3,10-18

  • 95 percent clearance of psoriasis lesions in 10-12 treatments*15
  • Long-lasting remission and relief*10,15,19-21
  • Quick and painless10
  • No messy creams or daily skin care regimen6,9

Covered by most major insurance companies and Medicare, available by prescription

* Results may vary. Talk to your doctor about the right treatment protocol for you.

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