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Inhibiting DHT as a Treatment for Hair Loss

Androgens are steroid hormones produced and secreted into the systemic circulation by the testes, ovaries, and adrenal gland.  Androgens like testosterone and 5α-dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in the skin are the main cause of androgenetic alopecia or “pattern baldness”.  Based on results from laboratory testing, red light triggered release of nitric oxide may inhibit steroidogenesis and the production of DHT. By reducing androgen levels locally in skin, photoinitia... (Continue Reading)

REVIAN® RED Light Therapy Safe and Effective for Hair Growth

DURHAM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PhotonMD, Inc., a technology company specializing in the advancement of precise light based medical treatments, today announced positive topline results from a pivotal clinical trial assessing a series of hair growth devices, including REVIAN® RED, an all-LED cap for the treatment of androgenetic alopecia (“pattern hair loss”). In the randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, REVIAN RED successfully demonstrated the abilit... (Continue Reading)

PhotonMD® Announces Commercial Sales of REVIAN® RED System

PhotonMD, Inc., an innovative photomedicine device company, announced its REVIAN RED system, an FDA cleared, over-the-counter (OTC) light therapy system for the treatment of androgenetic alopecia in both men and women is now shipping to customers. “We have been greatly encouraged by the enthusiasm surrounding the launch of REVIAN RED and are excited to offer our treatment solution to help the 80 million Americans living with androgenetic alopecia, or pattern hair l... (Continue Reading)