Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is the Horizon Mini?
A. The Horizon Mini is ideal for the home healthcare market. The Horizon OTC is a multi-wavelength phototherapy system that is medically proven to provide a drug-free, pain-free treatment for inflammation, pain and various dermatological conditions including wrinkles and photodamaged skin.
Q. What are the wavelengths and power output for the Horizon Mini?
A. The wavelengths are Red (660nm) and Infrared (880nm) with a power output of 350mW.
Q. How does Infrared and Red light treat wrinkles and photodamaged skin?
A. Red and Infrared light stimulate collagen synthesis and increase the amount of elastic fibers in the skin.
Q. How does infrared and red light treat inflammation and pain?
A. Evidence indicates that cells absorb light photons and transform their energy into adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the form of energy that cells utilize for healing.
Q. What is the protocol for treating wrinkles and photodamaged skin?
A. 5 minutes, 2 to 3 times per week for 6-8 weeks.
Q. What is the protocol for treating pain or inflammation?
A. Acute conditions (recent injuries) should be treated daily. Chronic conditions should be treated 2-3 times a week.
Q. Is the Horizon Mini cleared by the FDA?
A. Yes it is. FDA clearance is granted only to light therapy units that pass vigorous
testing and a strict guideline of specifications.