Light Therapy Visor for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

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Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) which also known as seasonal depression, is a type of depression that occurs at the same time every year. The people who suffer from seasonal affective disorder, their symptoms start in the fall and may continue into the winter months, sapping their energy and making them feel moody.

Treatment for seasonal affective disorder can be treated in various ways, such as light therapy (phototherapy), psychotherapy and medications. Talking about light therapy you can use a Light Therapy Visor from Hammacer that’s designed specifically for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). What makes this visor easy to use is, you only need to worn it on your head, so you can use it anywhere and anytime you need it.

The Light Therapy Visor comes with three red and three white LEDs emit 80 and 800 Lux respectively, providing daylight spectrum light in the amount recommended by the National Institute of Health. This light therapy blocks the release of the sleep hormone melatonin, clinically proven to result in increased energy and alertness.

The Light Therapy Visor allowed you to set between red and white light therapy with simply press on a button (both red and white light therapy equally effective). For best result you can wear it for 20 to 30 minutes in the morning. This device allowed you to use it with glasses. It comes with tilting LED panel and adjustable strap for optimum light placement and comfortable fit.

If you need one, you can buy it from Hammacher.com for $99.95. It’s backed by Hammacher Schlemmer Lifetime Guarantee at no additional charge.