Infrared Bulb Reported Benefits and Effects : Encourages the regeneration of cells. Mild heating has an analgesic effect on the superficial sensory nerve endings in the skin, relieving pain. Increases body temperature as local heat spreads to surrounding tissues. Stimulates the sweat glands, improving the elimination of waste and as a result the cleansing of the skin. Prepares the client for further treatment. Nourishes the skin through the application and absorption of a product. Penetrates deep into the subcutaneous layer helping the dispersal of fatty tissue. A redness of the skin is may be produced. (Will fade within a few hours) Relaxes the muscles and relieves tension. Most common problem specially in old age ; one can feel the difference after using Murphy Infrared ; Such as relief from pain & infection of Wound.