Treatment for Sunburn

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Sun Protection Foundation, Waimea, HI
Sunburn+2 More
Any Age
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This study is evaluating how sunscreens and sun protection fabrics perform in natural sunlight.

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Eligible Conditions

  • Sunburn
  • Overexposure to Sun Rays
  • Sun Damaged Skin

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Treatment will improve 2 primary outcomes in patients with Sunburn. Measurement will happen over the course of 16-24 hours post exposure to natural sunlight.

Hour 24
Persistent Pigment Darkening (PPD)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

This trial requires 200 total participants across 0 different treatment group

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 16-24 hours post exposure to natural sunlight
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly 16-24 hours post exposure to natural sunlight for reporting.

Closest Location

Sun Protection Foundation - Waimea, HI

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex of any age. There are 10 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Fitzpatrick Type I, II, III, IV or V type skin.
Must be able to be exposed to natural sunlight for up to 4 hours in a prone position
Able to read, write, speak and understand the English language.
Has personally read, signed, and dated the Informed Consent Form (including HIPAA disclosure) and Photograph Release
Generally in good health based on medical history reported by the subject
Healthy male or female subjects with no history or evidence of clinically relevant medical disorder, as determined from a brief medical history interview.
Remain outdoors exposed to the sun or in the laboratory for up to 4 hours on Day 1 during the study with exposed skin on back protected by sunscreens and fabrics
Apply the specific sunscreens and fabrics to designated sites on the back and lie motionless.
No visual signs of recent sun exposure to the back.
No sunscreens or lotions recently used on the back.

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Are there any geographic restrictions to consider when applying for this trial?

Patients from any state can participate in this trial, so long as they are able to attend all treatment sessions.

Will my insurance cover participating in this trial?

In order to understand how insurance coverage works for this trial, you will need to contact the study coordinator.

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