Successfully Treat Psoriasis with UV Phototherapy Lamps

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Ultraviolet light is used in phototherapy lamps to successfully treat psoriasis and many other skin conditions.  Phototherapy, also called light therapy, is proven to provide successful treatment for many health conditions such as:

  • Psoriasis
  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Vitiligo
  • Jaundice
  • Depression
  • Seasonal affective disorder

Using the right type of UV light therapy lamp is critical to achieving successful treatment. In fact, using the wrong type of lamp could make symptoms worse or not provide any benefit at all. It is important to follow your doctor’s orders and use a UV phototherapy lamp designed specifically for your condition.

The National Psoriasis Foundation endorses the use of phototherapy lamps for effective treatment of psoriasis under the care of a physician. Tanning beds to not provide the right wavelength of ultraviolet light and may damage the skin or make conditions worse.

LightSources Manufacturers High-Quality Phototherapy Lamps

Working with a reputable UV light therapy lamp supplier with in-depth knowledge of UV radiation will ensure that you receive the right type of lamp with the proper wavelength output.  UV radiation is emitted in either UVA, UVB or UVC wavelengths, with UVB wavelengths proven to successfully slow down the production of new skin cells.  This allows the skin to heal and improves symptoms of psoriasis.

UVB wavelengths in a narrow band and UVA emissions combined with a medication called Psoralen also provides relief to some patients suffering with psoriasis and may be referred to as PUVA treatment.  Patients using phototherapy for psoriasis may see an improvement in their symptoms as quickly as a few weeks or up to a few months depending on the severity of their condition.

LightSources is recognized as an authority on UV technology with in-depth knowledge of UV radiation and all applicable uses. We offer vast resources including a state-of-the-art glass factory in Europe, exceptional customer service, custom designed solutions and full support for OEMs large and small.  LightSources is committed to continual improvement through research and development and offers several patented lighting solutions which outperform comparable lamps.

LightSources is a leading global supplier of high quality UV lamps and lighting solutions to a wide range of industries and applications. We offer the widest selection of UV lamps as well as custom designed solutions and phosphor blends to meet your specifications. Contact us to learn more about our UV germicidal solutions and phototherapy lamps.




UV Technology Provides Water Sterilization Solutions


Ultraviolet (UV) technology is proven to provide powerful disinfection and sterilization properties to surfaces, air and water.  Ultraviolet radiation immediately kills viruses, bacteria, germs and harmful microorganisms within seconds upon contact. UV water sterilization systems are utilized worldwide in many applications such as:

  • Wastewater treatment
  • Drinking water for municipalities
  • Aquaculture
  • Ballast water treatment in ships
  • Many other water treatment applications

Wastewater Treatment

UV water sterilization systems are used in water reclamation and wastewater treatment applications worldwide to deliver safe water to cities, towns, villages, rural areas and farms. UV water treatment systems are safe and effective and leave no harmful chemical byproducts.

Drinking Water for Municipalities

UV water sterilization systems treat drinking water for municipalities to remove harmful bacteria and parasites known to cause illnesses. Ultraviolet radiation kills some germs that chlorine doesn’t and leaves no harmful chemical residue.

Ballast Water Treatment in Ships

The Ballast Water Management Convention was recently ratified by enough countries and passed for global enforcement, requiring all ships that sail in international waters to have an onboard ballast water treatment system.  Contaminated ballast water is one of the greatest threats to the sustainability of the planet’s oceans. UV technology is effectively used in onboard ballast water treatment systems and meets all regulations including US Coast Guard approval.

Aquaculture Treatment with UV Systems

UV systems are used in many aquaculture applications to clean and sterilize water for marine life. UV treatment systems are used in many aquaculture applications such as in fish hatcheries and reserves to promote healthy marine life.

UV water treatment systems are an important part of these water applications and many others to effectively kill germs and harmful contaminants in water. UVC radiation is proven to be highly effective, completely safe and cost-efficient with quality lamps providing long-lasting effectiveness which require minimal maintenance.

LightSources is a leading manufacturer of high-tech lamps and lighting solutions including UVC germicidal lamps. We design, engineer and manufacture patented products developed with proprietary technology proven to outperform comparable lamps. Contact us to speak with an engineer about our UVC germicidal solutions for surface, air and water treatment systems.

Innovative Tanning Lamps Provide Unsurpassed Performance


High-performance tanning lamps make all the difference for successful tanning salons.  Tanning customers are happier with tanning beds that deliver a deeper, darker tan that lasts longer.  The LightSources Group has been a valuable supplier to successful tanning salons worldwide with innovative tanning lamps developed with proprietary technology.

LightSources in the United States, and LightTech in Europe are known for delivering innovative lamp solutions and cutting edge UV technology.  We were among the first to deliver tanning lamps with varying strengths ranging from 2.6 UVB to 9.5 UVB to satisfy different skin tones.  LightSources offers tanning salon professionals opportunity to increase brand awareness and improve market share with customized lamps featuring their logo and custom color ceramic bases.

Our tanning lamps are found in salons worldwide and include lamps featuring patented tanning lamp technology such as:

Peak2 Technology® – this proprietary, cutting-edge tanning lamp technology delivers an even and natural tan all over. Specially designed to balance UVA and UVB emissions into one phosphor blend, Peak2Technolgy provides maximum tanning effects with dual spectral peaks.

A-Power™ – this low pressure, innovative tanning lamp technology provides a darker tanning effects usually achieved with a high-pressure lamp. A-Power™ brings UVA and UVB rays together with just the right combination to deliver a deeper, darker tan.

SolGlass® –  this cutting-edge tanning lamp technology delivers a unique phosphor blend which combines shortwave UVB with narrow band UVA emissions for maximum pigmentation.

Multitone™ – these innovative tanning lamps are known to deliver an even and natural tan without the harshness of some high-pressure facial units.

LightSources Offers Custom Tanning Lamp Solutions

The LightSources Group is known for providing high performance, first to market UV lamp solutions. We design, engineer and manufacture high-tech lamps which support OEMs worldwide. We offer the widest selection of UV lamps, UVC germicidal lamps and fluorescent lighting solutions available.

LightSources in the United States and LightTech in Europe support OEMs worldwide with cutting-edge, innovative lamp solutions. We offer a wide selection of standard lamps with custom designed lamps and components available. Contact us to learn more about our proprietary tanning lamp technology and how to improve your market share with the best tanning lamps available.

UV Phototherapy Lamps for Effective Psoriasis Treatment

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Phototherapy, commonly referred to as light therapy, refers to the use of light to produce medically beneficial treatment to a number of health conditions.  Ultraviolet (UV) light is proven to help patients with many ailments affecting the skin such as psoriasis, eczema, acne, jaundice and vitiligo as well as mood disorders such as depression and seasonal affective disorder. It is important to use the right type of UV phototherapy lamp for your condition as the wrong type of lamp could either not work at all or make symptoms worse.

Be sure to follow physician’s instructions and obtain UV phototherapy lamps from a reputable phototherapy lamp supplier with knowledge of UV radiation.

UV Phototherapy Proven to Improve Many Skin Conditions

UV phototherapy lamps are endorsed by the National Psoriasis Foundation to effectively treat psoriasis under a physician’s care. It is important to use the right type of lamp designed with the proper wavelength emission. Tanning beds do not deliver the same wavelength of UV light and could cause further damage to skin.

UV light in the UVB range is proven to improve symptoms of psoriasis by slowing down new skin cell production and allowing skin cells to heal. Patients can use special UV phototherapy lamps at home which deliver the right emission of UVB rays as prescribed by their physician. Narrow band UVB and UVA light therapy lamps may be used in combination with medication to provide relief to patients who may experience improvement in a few weeks to a few months.  

LightSources Custom Designed and Engineers Phototherapy Lamps

LightSources is recognized as a leading global supplier of lamps and lighting solutions with highly skilled design engineers possessing in-depth knowledge of UV radiation. We design, engineer and manufacture specialty UV phototherapy and UVC germicidal lamps to meet your specifications. Our vast global resources combined with a skilled design and engineering team allow us to deliver innovative, first to market UV lamp solutions which deliver long-lasting performance with energy efficiency.

The LightSources group provides OEM oriented solutions with prototypes and patented lamp products designed to improve your market share and brand awareness.

The LightSources group is a recognized leader in UV and fluorescent lamp solutions, offering patented products designed with cutting edge technology. We design, engineer and manufacture UV phototherapy lamps for effective medical treatment. Contact us to speak with an engineer and learn more about our vast product line and custom designed solutions.

Improve Eczema Symptoms with UV Phototherapy Lamps

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UV phototherapy lamps are proven to treat a host of medical conditions, especially skin disorders such as eczema.  Eczema is in irritating dermatitis condition which causes patches of dry, itchy skin in varying degrees of severity.  Topical treatments include ointments and creams with corticosteroids and UV lamp therapy, which provide relief to symptoms although there is no known cure for eczema.

Phototherapy, also called light therapy, is delivered through specialty lamps prescribed by your physician.  Phototherapy may be conducted in a controlled environment such as your doctor’s office, or lamps may be prescribed to take home for home treatment.  UV phototherapy lamps are proven to improve symptoms of eczema, especially for patients in the northern hemisphere who experience outbreaks in the winter months when sunlight is minimal.  

How Do UV Phototherapy Lamps Work?

UV phototherapy lamps for eczema are designed with the most effective UV wavelength emission proven to reduce symptoms.  Light is measured by nanometers (nm) when emitted in wavelengths, with UV emissions divided into UVA, UVB and UVC. UVA light is measured at 315nm to 400nm and UVB between 280nm to 315nm and the narrow band of UVB specifically at 310nm proven to provide relief to eczema patients.  

UV light in the right wavelength will reduce inflammation and suppress the immune system from overactive developing reducing the instance of patches of dry skin.  When UVA light is recommended, a medication called Psoralen is used to increase the absorption of the light in the skin to obtain optimum relief.

LightSources Offers Phototherapy Lamps for Eczema

LightSources is a leading supplier of UV lamps and lighting solutions, offering phototherapy lamps, UV germicidal lamps, tanning lamps and specialty fluorescent lamps used in a multitude of applications.  We offer a wide selection of UV lamps with custom developed solutions available to meet your specifications. We offer phototherapy lamps for all skin conditions such as eczema, acne, vitiligo and mood disorders such as seasonal affective disorder (SAD) and depression.  

It is important to use the right type of lamp for your condition, with the specific wavelength of UV light for proper treatment.  Working with a UV lamp specialist will ensure the maximum health benefits.

LightSources is recognized as the leading authority on UV lamp technology, with skilled engineers offering custom designed solutions.  We provide UV phototherapy lamps, UVC germicidal lamps and tanning solutions to OEMs worldwide. Contact us today to speak with an engineer about our proven UV phototherapy solutions.

UV Lamp Providers Which Improve Your Supply Chain


Companies across many industries require UV lamps in their processes such as developing UVC germicidal systems, tanning bed salons and specialty fluorescent lamp applications.  These industries count on their UV lamp supplier to provide high quality, quick turn-around and custom prototype solutions. You need a lamp and lighting solutions provider who offers skilled engineering with in-depth knowledge of UV technology.  

LightSources is a Valuable UV Lamp Supplier  

The LightSources Group is a valued supplier to OEMs worldwide, providing a competitive edge with UV lamp and specialty fluorescent lamp solutions.  We offer vast resources including a modern glass factory in Europe and valuable partner companies such as LCD Lighting, Voltarc and Cerlux for custom designed lamps and components. We provide custom engineering to develop lamps which tout your trademark or logo with ceramic bases to match your colors.

LightSources adheres to the strictest of quality standards, following a strict quality policy as part of our ISO9001:2015 registration.  We provide quick turn around with prototype solutions and custom developed lamps to meet your specifications. Our UV lamps are proven to outperform comparable products, giving you the competitive edge to gain market share.  LightSources is committed to the success of all clients, providing exceptional customer service and support.

The LightSources Group consist of the most advanced, high-tech lamp designers in the world.  We possess in-depth knowledge of UVC germicidal technology to provide maximum sterilization to water, surface and air purification applications.  Our UVC germicidal lamps are utilized in a multitude of industries worldwide including:

  • Medical industry
  • Food and beverage industry
  • Restaurants and grocery stores
  • Air purification for health benefits
  • Commercial air purification to meet emission regulations
  • Water sterilization in municipalities
  • Aqua culture applications

LightSources provides UV lamp solutions to these and many other industries, with innovative, patented products.  We conduct continual research and development to provide first to market lamp solutions which deliver long lasting, high-performance with improved energy efficiency.  Contact us today to learn how to reduce your lamp component cost while improving lamp performance.

Custom Lampholders for High Performance Lamps

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The LightSources group consists of the leading global suppliers of lamps and lighting solutions, which includes LightSources in the U.S. and China, LightTech in Europe boasting a large, modern glass factory and our valued partner companies including Cerlux, LCD Lighting and Voltarc.  Voltarc is recognized as a leading manufacturer of high performance lampholders engineered with patented technology.  

Lampholders by Voltarc provide high performance for safe and simple lamp operation in any lighting application. Voltarc performs continual research and development to offer cutting edge technology which delivers high performance with cost saving energy efficiency.  

TriLight Max™ is a specialty fluorescent lamp series designed by Voltarc with high quality tri-band phosphors proven to yield exceptional color rendering with maximum lumen output.  TriLightMax series offers easy retrofitting Kulka Recessed Double Contact Lampholders with recessed end caps and double contacts. Lamp bases designed by Voltarc provide safety and reliability in retrofitting processes.

Voltarc offers a wide selection of lamp bases and matching sockets which allows The LightSources Group to provide the optimum lighting solutions to OEMs of any size for virtually any lighting application.

Kulka Wiring Devices and Lampholders

Voltarc’s wide selection of quality lampholders includes many styles within the Kulka line, recognized for their high quality coupled with long lasting performance.  The Kulka product line offered by Voltarc includes the following:

        Slim line lampholders

        Miniature bi-pin lampholders

        Medium bi-pin lampholders

        Recessed Double Contacts (RDC) lampholders

        Miscellaneous accessories and wiring devices

Voltarc follows the same stringent quality policy as LightSources, conducting continual improvement operations through research and development to deliver better products with improved energy efficiency.  We offer a multitude of lamps and lamp components with custom designed options available. The LightSources Group offers a wide selection of high quality lamps and lamp components for virtually any application including UVC germicidal lamps used in water, surface and air purification systems worldwide.

The LightSources Group offers high performance lighting solutions for virtually any lighting application in any industry, including customized fluorescent and UVC germicidal lamps.  We employ skilled design engineers with in-depth knowledge of UV radiation and lamp design.  Contact us today to speak with an engineer to learn more about our high performance lamps and lamp components.

Phototherapy Lamps for Effective Psoriasis Treatment

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Phototherapy is using light to provide a therapeutic treatment and is proven to be highly effective at treating and curing many medical conditions.  Light therapy is used worldwide to help patients suffering from a host of various ailments.  It is important to know which type of light works best for specific conditions, as the wrong lighting may not help at all or could worsen some conditions.

Working with your doctor and respected lighting and phototherapy lamp providers can provide assurance that you are receiving the right type of treatment for your condition.

Phototherapy Successfully Treats Psoriasis and Other Skin Conditions

The National Psoriasis Foundation endorses the uses of phototherapy to treat psoriasis when under a doctor’s care.  Indoor tanning beds do not provide the same effective wavelength of UV light to treat psoriasis and can further damage skin.  It is important to use the right type of phototherapy lamps when treating psoriasis.

UVB light is effective in treating psoriasis by slowing down the production of new skin cells which allows the skin to heal. Patients may be sent home with a special phototherapy lamp which emits the proper amount of UVB rays.

Light therapy is also highly effective at treating other skin conditions such as eczema, acne, vitiligo and jaundice.

Light Therapy for Jaundice Treatment

UV light is used in hospitals in the newborn unit to treat jaundice in newborn babies.  Jaundice occurs when the liver does not break down toxins like a fully developed or well-functioning liver would.  UV light effectively breaks down bilirubin in the blood which is why these lamps are often referred to as ‘bili’ lights.  Phototherapy lamps used to treat jaundice may even be sent home with new parents to help nurture their baby’s liver to a healthy state.

LightSources and our valued partners represent the leading high-tech lamp designers and manufacturers available in the lamp industry today.  We provide lamps and lighting solutions to a multitude of applications including patented products for light therapy treatment.  Contact us today to learn more about our proven solutions with phototherapy lamps.

Gain Market Share with Proprietary Lighting Solutions

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Developing proprietary products with your own logo enhances your brand awareness and helps companies to gain market share.  Custom designed lamp bases and sockets promoting your logo is a great way to give business the competitive edge they are looking for. Proprietary lighting solutions increase market share for a number of businesses including tanning salons, fluorescent lamp suppliers, makers of UV germicidal solutions and many other businesses utilizing fluorescent and UV lamp solutions.

Proprietary Lamp Sockets and Bases from Cerlux

Cerlux is a valued partner company of The LightSources Group, offering high quality ceramic lamp bases and sockets customized to your unique process.  Cerlux offers specialty lamp components in virtually any color imaginable matched to your specific logo, available for specialty fluorescent lamps, UV germicidal lamps, tanning lamps and many other types of lighting solutions.  Cerlux shares the same quality mindset as the rest of the ISO9001 registered LightSources Group, with exceptional commitment to total customer satisfaction.

Cerlux manufactures technical lamp components with low-pressure injection molding, employing skilled design engineers with vast in-depth knowledge of lamps and lighting technology.  Cerlux utilizes CAD software for quality tooling made to meet customer specifications with precision requirements.

LightSources Provides Custom Lighting Solutions

LightSources supports OEMs large and small with custom developed lamp products designed to grow your market share.  We assist companies with Patent approval and development of proprietary products.  We offer lamp products in virtually any size from our fluorescent T5, T6, T8, T10 and T12 to custom designed lamps in any shape, length or size.

Personalizing these products with your logo and proprietary information helps companies to deliver high-quality, long-lasting lamps and lighting solutions under their brand name for improved market share.  Companies in industries such as medical instrument manufacturing and aircraft illumination benefit from our line of high quality fluorescent lamps.

LightSources is committed to exceptional customer service, providing quick turnaround on prototypes and vast resources for timely delivery of production requirements.  Our resources include a modern, state-of-the-art glassworks factory in Europe with several strategic partners to provide on-time delivery of quality product.

The LightSources Group include valued partner companies Cerlux, Voltarc, LCD Lighting and LightTech in Europe and make up the leading high-tech lamp designers in the market today.  We provide lamps and lighting solutions for virtually any application with custom designed lamp products available.  Contact us today to learn how you can increase your market share with proprietary lamp products.


Get Maximum Tanning Results with Superior Tanning Lamps

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Together, LightSources and valued partner company LightTech in Europe are recognized as industry leaders of the lamp and lighting industry. The LightSources Group delivers high performance lamps for all lamp and lighting applications, including superior tanning lamps. We are committed to research and development to deliver first to market, advanced lamps and lighting solutions which deliver maximum performance with cost saving energy efficiencies.

The LightSources Group pioneered the tanning lamp manufacturing industry with lamps in various strengths, ranging from 2.6 UVB to 9.5 UVB. Offering fluctuations in strength provides the right amount of exposure for various skin types to obtain desirable tanning effects.

The LightSources Group works closely with salons all over the world to provide customized tanning lamps which satisfy your customers, enhance tanning performance, provide cost saving energy efficiencies and increase your brand awareness.                We offer tanning lamp solutions developed with cutting-edge, innovative technology, customized with your own proprietary logo or colors to increase your market share.

Innovative Tanning Lamp Technology                                                                                                   

In our commitment to provide innovative solutions and first to market, advanced tanning lamp technology, we offer the following high-performing tanning lamp solutions:

Multitone™  – delivers a natural and even tan over the entire body without the high-pressure facial units which can be harsh for some skin tones.

SolGlass®  –  a result of high-tech lamp engineering utilizing proprietary phosphor blend’s deliver advanced tanning lamp technology. SolGlass delivers narrow band UVA for quick color and pigmentation along with shortwave UVB rays for longer-lasting tanning effects.

A-Power™ – harnesses the power of UVA along with UVB rays which speak at the optimum nanometer to provide longer-lasting tanning effects.

Peak2 Technology® – developed with high UVA along with UVB wavelengths emitted in the perfect balance of one phosphor blend provide dual spectral peaks

For tanning lamp solutions that will please your customers, provide maximum energy efficiency, deliver high performance with long lasting cost saving efficiencies, there is only one call you need to make to The LightSources Group.

LightSources is dedicated to continual improvement to deliver innovative solutions in all aspects of lamps and lighting technology.  Contact us today to speak with an engineer and learn more about our high performing, energy efficient tanning lamp solutions.