Verilux Blog http://blog.verilux.com The Healthy Lighting Company Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:29:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Give Mom the gift of peace of mind this Mother’s Day, plus a giveaway! http://blog.verilux.com/2015/04/29/give-mom-peace-of-mind-mothers-day-giveaway/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/04/29/give-mom-peace-of-mind-mothers-day-giveaway/#comments Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:29:57 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1319 Moms, bless their hearts, tend to have a lot of worries.  They love their families and want to protect them from everything they possibly can.  For many moms, germs are a significant daily worry.  Germs in the house, germs in … Continue reading

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The ORBit Relaxation Lamp for more peaceful bedtimes, plus a giveaway! http://blog.verilux.com/2015/03/17/orbit-relaxation-lamp-for-peaceful-bedtimes/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/03/17/orbit-relaxation-lamp-for-peaceful-bedtimes/#comments Tue, 17 Mar 2015 21:26:27 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1284 Did you know that light can enhance relaxation?  Moms, dads, and children alike can greatly benefit from certain types of light to help unwind from the day as well as make bedtime transitions more peaceful. Read on to see how these mothers’ … Continue reading

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A mom’s best ally against germs: Verilux CleanWave wand sanitizes in seconds without chemicals http://blog.verilux.com/2015/03/03/moms-best-ally-against-germs-verilux-sanitizing-wand-sanitizes-without-chemicals/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/03/03/moms-best-ally-against-germs-verilux-sanitizing-wand-sanitizes-without-chemicals/#comments Tue, 03 Mar 2015 22:28:21 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1205 Germs are a frequent concern for many of us, particularly this time of year.  It can be stressful to find ourselves in situations where it seems impossible not to come in contact with germs, such as when we are traveling or … Continue reading

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Random acts of kindness brighten lives & warm hearts, plus a giveaway! http://blog.verilux.com/2015/02/17/random-acts-of-kindness-brighten-lives-warm-hearts-plus-giveaway/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/02/17/random-acts-of-kindness-brighten-lives-warm-hearts-plus-giveaway/#comments Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:44:47 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1207 Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 is Random Acts of Kindness Day!  We at Verilux are inspired by the random acts of kindness we’ve seen and heard about from various nonprofits, our consumers, as well as within our own walls.  To celebrate this year, … Continue reading

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Pets love Verilux healthy lighting, too! http://blog.verilux.com/2015/02/06/pets-love-verilux-full-spectrum-light/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/02/06/pets-love-verilux-full-spectrum-light/#comments Fri, 06 Feb 2015 22:53:57 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1195 We all know how important healthy lighting is for people, but many of us don’t realize how much pets enjoy it, too.  Recently, we ran a contest to learn more about Verilux’s furry fan base.  The stories and images we … Continue reading

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Skepticism about Verilux healthy lighting disappears with the flip of a switch http://blog.verilux.com/2015/01/19/skepticism-verilux-full-spectrum-lighting-disappears-with-flip-of-switch/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/01/19/skepticism-verilux-full-spectrum-lighting-disappears-with-flip-of-switch/#comments Mon, 19 Jan 2015 14:43:21 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1147 Seeing is definitely believing when it comes to the benefits of Verilux enhanced spectrum light.  People often ask, “How different can a lamp or light bulb be?” until they switch on Verilux healthy lighting for the first time.  Scientifically proven … Continue reading

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A HappyLight brings hope to a hockey family during dark, early mornings http://blog.verilux.com/2015/01/12/happylight-brings-hope-to-hockey-family-during-dark-early-mornings/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/01/12/happylight-brings-hope-to-hockey-family-during-dark-early-mornings/#comments Mon, 12 Jan 2015 15:00:38 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1161 If you or anyone in your family plays hockey, you know this story well.  The very early mornings for practice, drives to tournaments, etc. can really do a number on energy levels, circadian rhythms, and, not to mention, moods.  But, there is … Continue reading

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Full spectrum lighting brightens school, bus stops, and moods in northern Sweden http://blog.verilux.com/2015/01/05/full-spectrum-lighting-brightens-school-bus-stops-moods-in-sweden/ http://blog.verilux.com/2015/01/05/full-spectrum-lighting-brightens-school-bus-stops-moods-in-sweden/#comments Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:10:25 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1116 A city in northern Sweden has incorporated full spectrum lighting into their community in some unique ways to help them combat the effects of lack of sunlight in the wintertime.  New lighting is now in their school to help improve … Continue reading

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Light therapy soothes the “winter blues” and enhances relaxation at bedtime http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/30/light-therapy-soothes-winter-blues-enhances-relaxation/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/30/light-therapy-soothes-winter-blues-enhances-relaxation/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:08:05 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1124 Did you know light therapy can be as effective for enhancing relaxation as it is for energy and focus?  When many people hear the term “light therapy,” they think of lights that help increase energy and enhance mood, particularly during … Continue reading

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HappyLights shine a light on patients and a solution for the “winter blues” in doctors’ offices http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/15/happylights-solution-for-winter-blues-in-doctors-offices/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/15/happylights-solution-for-winter-blues-in-doctors-offices/#comments Mon, 15 Dec 2014 23:11:34 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1044 “Offering a complementary light session to patients goes a long way to reinforce our mission; to help patients achieve wellness and assist them in taking an active role in the course of their health,” said Melanie Myer, ND, of Montpelier, VT, about … Continue reading

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How to Beat the Winter Blues with Your Pet Birds http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/08/beat-the-winter-blues-verilux-for-people-pets/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/08/beat-the-winter-blues-verilux-for-people-pets/#comments Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:34:25 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1076 People and their pets love Verilux lighting, especially this time of year!  Author and animal trainer Rebecca K. O’Connor put together these helpful tips on how to beat the winter blues with your feathered friends.  Read on for more info or … Continue reading

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The perfect work space companion to combat the winter blues in the “Great Frozen North” http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/08/happylight-perfect-work-space-companion-to-combat-the-winter-blues/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/12/08/happylight-perfect-work-space-companion-to-combat-the-winter-blues/#comments Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:02:12 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1055 Renae C. of Mostly Together Mommy was surprised to learn that “The first time I turned the HappyLight Liberty 10k on, I noticed an increase in my alertness level. I just felt more awake and more able to focus on tasks. … Continue reading

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A bright light for the holidays! Verilux top picks from 2014 gift guides http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/28/bright-light-holidays-verilux-top-picks-2014-gift-guides/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/28/bright-light-holidays-verilux-top-picks-2014-gift-guides/#comments Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:27:12 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1032 Holiday season is upon us and many of us are in holiday shopping full gear!  Verilux products make great gifts, particularly because so many of us suffer from the “winter blues” and the effects of seasonal changes during this time … Continue reading

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A HappyLight illuminates culinary delights for food photography http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/20/happylight-brightens-food-photography/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/20/happylight-brightens-food-photography/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:32:19 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1023 We recently wrote on the blog about a DIY light box design and the benefits of Verilux lighting for photography.  Now we’ve heard from Joelen of What’s Cookin,’ Chicago? who discovered that all she needed was her HappyLight to enhance her food … Continue reading

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Even after daylight savings, HappyLight brings hope for brighter days http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/12/even-daylight-savings-happylight-brings-hope-brighter-days/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/12/even-daylight-savings-happylight-brings-hope-brighter-days/#comments Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:35:29 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1000 Diana from Toronto Teacher Mom isn’t winter’s biggest fan. The start of Daylight Savings Time is a reminder that darker days and snow are soon to come to Toronto. However, this year, her family is using a HappyLight to help … Continue reading

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HappyLight brings focus to school work and an extra lift to morning coffee http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/12/happylight-brings-focus-school-work-extra-lift-morning-coffee/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/12/happylight-brings-focus-school-work-extra-lift-morning-coffee/#comments Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:33:42 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=1012 Heather from Only Passionate Curiosity tried out the HappyLight to test its ability to enhance her children’s focus and productivity in her home school, but was pleasantly surprised to find it seems to also add pep to her morning coffee routine.  Read on … Continue reading

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Healthy lighting boosts a DIY light box design http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/05/make-diy-verilux-light-box/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/11/05/make-diy-verilux-light-box/#comments Wed, 05 Nov 2014 20:37:46 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=956 While we often only consider the great benefits of Verilux lighting for reading or the winter blues, here’s someone who took things a step further to improve the quality of her photography!  Athena from The Stuff of Success has really got me … Continue reading

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When you turn back your clock, turn on your HappyLight! http://blog.verilux.com/2014/10/31/daylight-savings-happylight-light-therapy/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/10/31/daylight-savings-happylight-light-therapy/#comments Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:22:51 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=979 With the beginning of daylight savings time this weekend, we’ll soon be looking at late sunrises and early sunsets that greatly reduce the amount of natural light we get each day.  In fact, the northern half of the continental US … Continue reading

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Verilux healthy lighting is a “treat” for the eyes http://blog.verilux.com/2014/10/29/verilux-full-spectrum-light-bulbs/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/10/29/verilux-full-spectrum-light-bulbs/#comments Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:57:41 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=966 While most of us are thinking about Halloween treats, Jenna from The Outspoken Yam discovered that Verilux healthy lighting is a special treat for the eyes.  She loved the impact Verilux lighting had in her home for reading, projects, and helping to … Continue reading

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HappyLight brings great benefits in a desert climate http://blog.verilux.com/2014/10/15/happylight-brings-great-benefits-desert-climate/ http://blog.verilux.com/2014/10/15/happylight-brings-great-benefits-desert-climate/#comments Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:53:22 +0000 http://blog.verilux.com/?p=946 We loved hearing from Jim in Nevada about the great benefits he experiences using his HappyLight in the summertime. “During the summer months in the desert I have the blinds closed all day to keep out the blazing sunlight. Though the … Continue reading

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