BIOPTRON ® HPL QUANTUM HYPERLIGHT FOR S.A.D.
Clinically proven and certified for the medical treatment of Seasonal Affective Disorder.
SAD is a type of depression that is associated with some seasons, typically starting in the late autumn and early winter.
SAD is characterized by a combination of symptoms such as:
Anhedonia (inability to feel/perceive happiness)
Increased need of sleep
Changes in appetite or weight
Loss of interest in activities you once enjoyed
Feeling sluggish or agitated
Difficulty to be focused and concentrated
The exact cause of SAD is unknown, but researchers have found some biological clues related to a disruption of our circadian rhythms. Circadian rhythms are metabolic, physical, mental and behavioural changes that follow a daily cycle. One of the most known is the sleep-wake cycle. Scientists believe that a shortage of light may have a negative effect on our sleep rhythms, because it deregulates the synthesis of key neurotransmitters, such as serotonin and melatonin, as well as the production of Vitamin D.
HPL Therapy provides safe and needed dose of daily exposure to bright light.
HPL has the properties of natural light: it increases the production of serotonin and recharges your batteries with positive energy.
Book a double C60 HPL therapy treatment.
For when more than one area is to be treated or when combining C60 HPL with colour HPL therapy.
You should allow 30 minutes for this appointment.
BOOK YOUR TREATMENTS ONLINE, BY PHONE, OR IN PERSON
Our S.A.D. treatment courses are for 2 or 4 weeks of daily 20 minute applications of therapy.
(1 week is 5 daily treatments)
To book online, click “book now” on either single or double application Treatments.
Select date & time of your first treatment. & click “next”
You will then be offered the option to select your treatment plan.
After making your payment you will then be able to book the remaining treatments.
If you prefer you can come in or call & we will book or amend your appointments for you.
C60 HPL Therapy S.A.D. treatments.