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Does Philips InfraCare cause sunburns?

Published on 2017-12-22

Infrared light does not cause tanning or sunburn. Find out which effects Philips InfraCare might have on your skin.


It is normal for the skin to become a little red during treatment. The cause of this skin redness is the increased blood circulation due to the warmth of the InfraCare device. This skin redness is harmless and fades after the treatment has ended.

The information on this page applies to the following models: PR3110/00 , HP3616/01 .

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