A member asked:

I'm interested in getting a uvbdevice for my vitiligo. i do have some spots starting to show on my face that i would like treat. is uvb safe for it?

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Dr. David Lipkin answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Hand held Narrow Band UVB devices are increasingly popular. Safe if used as directed. Discuss this with your dermatologist.

Answered Sep 2, 2017



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