About the Authors

Jared R. Jagdeo

jrjagdeo@gmail.com

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America, Dermatology Service, Sacramento Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mather, California, United States of America, Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California, United States of America

Lauren E. Adams

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

Neil I. Brody

Affiliation Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

Daniel M. Siegel

Affiliations Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America, Dermatology Service, Brooklyn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and have the following conflicts: Daniel Siegel: Photomedex – Scientific Advisory Board. Low level light therapy device provided by Photomedex. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JRJ LEA NIB DMS. Performed the experiments: JRJ LEA DMS. Analyzed the data: JRJ LEA NIB DMS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JRJ LEA NIB DMS. Wrote the paper: JRJ LEA NIB DMS.