10 Best Light Box For Sad – Tested By Expert

In the quest to tidy, light box for sad can make the difference between an organized home and one heaped with mismatched boxes in the closets and garage.

Consumers have been using storage boxes to organize nearly every part of their lives: In homes, on the farm, at warehouses, and even for travel. Over the years, many users have bought numerous brands and styles of storage containers for different applications. Some have served faithfully for decades in storage sheds, while some were only good for a year before cracking.

The best light box for sad can lead to smarter living in your home. With a functional aesthetic, storage bins can declutter and organize. To find the ideal light box for sad available, we conducted hours of research and evaluated product models on durability, size, type of plastic, closures, and price.

Top 10 Bestlight box for sad : Editor’s Choice

 

List of 10 Best light box for sad: Selected and Tested by Experts

1. Light Therapy Lamp, UV-Free 10000 Lux Therapy Light, Touch Control with 3 Adjustable Brightness Levels and 4 Timer Function, Large Light Surface 90° Rotatable Stand, Compact Size for Home/Office Use

Features :

  • 【Upgraded Light Therapy Lamp】Novel appearance design with 4 timer function, you can choose this therapy box light for 15 / 30 / 45 / 60 minutes. Starting with 15 minutes and then gradually increasing to the most suitable using time, energy saving and convenient.
  • 【Compact Size Lights Therapy Box】Ultra-thin design lightweight & unobtrusive 0.59 in” profile is super portable and ideal for home, office, indoor and travel. Tablet design Provide better efficiency with uniform illuminance and large light-emitting therapy area.
  • 【UV-Free Safe Light Therapy】Release 10,000 lux (light level) intensity natural sunlight for effective light therapy, non-invasive and UV-free, help fight winter blues, jet lag, shift work or seasonal changes and boost energy. Provides signals to the body to help you feel energized, focused, and revitalized.
  • 【Touch Control Therapy Lamp】Offers 3 brightness levels for maximum comfort and customization. Smooth Dimming function makes it easy to adjust brightness levels from 30% to 100% with a simple touch of the button. Customize the most suitable light depending on environment.
  • 【90 Rotation Standing Bracket】This Light therapy desk lamp comes with a 90 degree rotation standing bracket, adjust the opening angle to position the light as best needed. Place next to laptop, on the kitchen counter or cubicle desk, matching any types of decoration.

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 0.6
Width 5.1
Length 6.9

2. Carex Day-Light Classic Plus Bright Light Therapy Lamp – 10,000 LUX At 12 Inches – LED Sun Lamp Mood Light and Sunlight Lamp

Features :

  • 10000 LUX LIGHT THERAPY LAMP (AT 12″). Daylight Lamp provides the recommended 10,000 LUX of glare-free white light. Sunlight lamp includes a safe, glare-free screen, and is a LED therapy light. Comes with a flexible angle stand for optimal light therapy
  • LED THERAPY LIGHT. The Mayo Clinic suggests using light therapy. Our natural light lamp brings you a light therapy lamp that safely and comfortably blocks 99.3% of UV and projects light downward as recommended by experts for maximum effectiveness
  • FULL SPECTRUM LIGHT. MAXIMUM EFFECTIVENESS. A large sun light lamp that provides superior light therapy. Our light therapy box is based on the model used by global researchers and includes 2 light settings for effective light box therapy.
  • CLINICAL STRENGTH, INDUSTRY LEADER. Raise your mood, improve your sleep, recover from jet lag, or boost your low energy using our mood light therapy light. Use it to energize your day or improve concentration while you work. Includes 5 year warranty.
  • BROAD ILLUMINATION RANGE. Our LED BrightZone Technology delivers the maximum dose of 10,000 LUX at 12 inches, ensuring you don’t have sit up close to the sun lamp like competing brands, maximizing effectiveness.

Additional Info :

Color Silver/White
Item Dimensions
Height 13
Width 12
Length 15
Weight 9.35

3. Northern Light Technologies Boxelite, Lux Bright Light Therapy Light Box, Black

Features :

  • 10,000 Lux at up to 14 inches – Light therapy units MUST mention the distance you are required to sit from the lamp to receive 10,000 LUX. Unlike smaller LED units which require you to sit at a much closer and uncomfortable distance (typically 6 inches), our larger screens put out more light allowing for shorter sessions at a greater distance.
  • Full Spectrum UV Free Light – Our powerful glare-free fluorescent bulbs offer a bright and comfortable diffuse light that mimics natural sunlight. All UV light is filtered making this a safe and effective happy lamp for optimal bright light therapy.
  • Most Recommended for Over 30 Years – Light therapy has been clinically tested and proven for the natural easing of winter blues, jet lag, shift work, circadian sleep disorders and low energy during the dark days of the fall and winter seasons.Grounded power cord : 8 feet
  • High Quality Metal Construction – All Northern Light Technologies lamps are proudly made in North America and are built to last. The all metal construction and large light screens are specially designed to deliver maximum efficiency.
  • Improve Your Overall Mood and Well-Being – Studies prove that bright light therapy is shown to decrease melatonin and increase serotonin levels making you feel more alert, energized and happy

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 17
Width 2.5
Length 12.25
Weight 0.0070106999316

4. Alaska Northern Lights Aurora LightPad Max – 10,000 LUX Bright Light Therapy Box – More Than 115,000 Sold!

Features :

  • 10,000 LUX at 30 inches. 76 sq inches of surface area. Compact, portable and lightweight LED light therapy box.
  • UV free. 600 ultra bright white LED chips that last 20+ years.
  • Fully adjustable integrated stand with 13 different angle options.
  • Features touch pad for power on/off and three brightness levels. ETL Safety Certified.
  • Increases energy and enhances mood. Perfect to use at home, office or on the go.

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 13
Width 1
Length 9
Weight 2.6

5. Circadian Optics Light Therapy Lamp – UV-Free LED Light Sun Lamp with 10,000 Lux for Sleep Aid, Brain Booster, and Stress Relief. Full Spectrum Sunlight Lamp for Work from Home – Lumos (White)

Features :

  • STYLISH & UV-FREE: These happy light therapy lamps deliver safe and natural LED light that our bodies need and are perfect for improving insomnia, jet lag, seasonal blues, and so much more
  • EASY TO USE: Our lamp’s revolutionary, quick one-touch operation makes it simple to use with 3 levels allowing you to customize the brightness for the best efficacy and comfort
  • EFFECTIVE: This therapy light provides the recommended 10,000 LUX of brightness to help the winter blues, regulate sleep, improve focus, boost energy and make us feel less sad. The light therapy lamp is designed to mimic the colors of daylight
  • LONGER LASTING: The LED natural light lamp lasts approximately 50,000 hours — a longer life than fluorescent bulbs — and produces uniform, dot-free light that has the same quality of the noonday full-spectrum sun (5500K)

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 3.5
Width 1.5
Length 14
Weight 1.3

6. Theralite Aura Qi Light Therapy Sun Lamp – UV Free 10,000 LUX Light Therapy Lamp – Includes Alarm Clock, Phone Charger, USB Port

Features :

  • LED LAMP THERAPY LIGHT. 100% safe light therapy lamps for LED light therapy. Lamp base acts as a touch light that delivers up to 10,000 LUX of mood light and bright light therapy. This bright light therapy lamp can also double as a desk lamp.
  • INCLUDES ALARM CLOCK, WIRELESS CHARGING STATION, USB PORT. Sun lamp is multi-featured and includes a wireless charger, LED alarm clock, and USB port. LED desk lamps is also a sunlight lamp daylight lamp delivering light therapy, boosting your mood.
  • 10,000 LUX LED SUN LAMP. A full spectrum light and sunlight lamp for bright light therapy. Improve your wellness, boost your mood, charge your energy. Theralite sun lamps for light box therapy will make you happy on gloomy days and dark mornings.
  • LED THERAPY LIGHT. The Mayo Clinic suggests using light therapy. Our natural light lamp brings you a light therapy lamp that safely and comfortably blocks 100% of UV and projects light downward as recommended for maximum effective white lamp light therapy
  • 4 LIGHT SETTINGS. A sun lamp therapy light with 168 energy efficient LED lights for light therapy or task lighting. A wellness light therapy lamp designed for those experiencing mild to moderate symptoms of light deficiency due to lack of sunlight

Additional Info :

Color White Light
Item Dimensions
Height 18.6
Width 11.2
Length 11.4
Weight 3
Release Date 2020-10-26T00:00:01Z

7. Alaska Northern Lights Aurora Lightpad – 10,000 LUX Bright Light Therapy Lamp – More Than 115,000 Sold!

Features :

  • 10,000 LUX at 25 inches. Compact, portable and lightweight LED light therapy box.
  • UV free. 180 ultra bright white LED chips built to last 20+ years.
  • Fully adjustable integrated stand with 13 different angle options for the most comfortable use.
  • Features a touch pad for powering on/off and three brightness levels to get the right amount of light. ETL Safety Certified.
  • Increases energy and enhances mood. Perfect to use at home, office or on the go.

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 5.25
Width 0.5
Length 7.5
Weight 0.56

8. Northern Light Technologies Boxelite-OS 10,000 Lux Bright Light Therapy Light Box, Black

Features :

  • Offers 10,000 lux of diffuse light at a distance of up to 14 inches, UV blocked
  • Full Spectrum Lighting. Quality metal construction.Very low EMF
  • Adjustable panel angle and 5 elevation settings allow for a truly customizable light therapy experience
  • Electronically powered ballast assures reliable performance with no flicker and no hum
  • Made in Canada following strict QAI safety guidelines

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 18.5
Width 2.5
Length 10.25
Weight 7.94
Release Date 2010-07-01T00:00:01Z

9. Light Therapy Lamp, Ultra-Thin UV-Free 10000 Lux Therapy Light, Timer Function, Adjustable Brightness Levels, Memory Function, 90° Rotatable Stand for a Happy Life

Features :

  • 10000 Lux Bright Light Therapy: Simulating natural daylight at 6500K, the glare-free light therapy lamp help to feel more cheerful on dreary days, no risk of sunburn as this lamp is UV-free.
  • Safe & UV-Free LEDs: More LEDs are used to deliver the full brightness at only 12W, does not emit any UV light.
  • 20%-100% Customized Brightness: Smooth Dimming function makes it easy to adjust brightness levels from 20% to 100% with a simple touch of the button.
  • Timer Function: Long press the power button to start the 30min timer, LED indicator blinks white upon successful activation, long press a second time to cancel the timer.
  • Rotatable Stand: Pivot the stand 90 degrees for use in portrait or landscape & adjust the opening angle between 40-100 degrees to position the light as best needed.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 0.7874
Width 6.96849
Length 8.89762

10. Light Therapy Lamp, MediAcous UV-Free 10000Lux LED Therapy Light, Touch Control with 3 Adjustable Brightness Levels, Memory Function, Compact Size for Home Office

Features :

  • Brighten up Your Day: This sun lamp mimics the full spectrum of light found in daylight, helps to increases energy, boosts mood, improve sleep and enhances focus, leaving you feeling revitalized.
  • Adjustable Brightness: With 3 brightness levels (40%/60%/100%), you can adjust your favorite level with just a simple touch according to the environment and your needs.
  • Safe & UV-Free LEDs: This therapy light uses UV-free LED technology to provide the full brightness, protect your eyes and never caused any pollution and radiation.
  • Portable Design: Compact size suitable for anywhere such as desk, kitchen counter, or other small places; Only 5.9 x 5.9 x 1.25 inch, convenient to carry when traveling.
  • Memory Function: The therapy lamp preserves the last lighting setting when you next turn it on, helps you quickly restart at your light smarter and simpler.

How to choose the best light box for sad: Important features to consider

Materials: Polyethylene vs. polypropylene – Low-density polyethylene (stamped on the bottom as LDPE, recycling group number four) is more flexible than stiff, cheap polypropylene (recycling group five), so it won’t crack as easily if you drop a loaded bin on the garage floor. It also won’t become brittle at freezing temperatures the way polypropylene does.

Each material has some advantages. Polypropylene can be made see-through, and it’s much more heat resistant — all the way up to boiling temperatures. LDPE is always tougher, but it gets very soft at temperatures above 110 degrees Fahrenheit and melts in boiling water. Our testers have seen far more polypropylene bins fail in long-term storage, especially in cold climates, but in a baking-hot attic, you’d want to be very careful about how much weight is stacked on an LDPE bin.

Latching lids – A flip-up latch will hold your bin closed even if you over-stuff it, which is handy for things like bulky sweaters and puffy blankets. If you put too much strain on latches, though, they’re prone to pop out of the mounting holes. Those holes also mean an entry point for moisture and insects.

A waterproof seal – If you just need a bin to shed rain, almost any will do: with one exception, the lids we tested to cover the edge of the bin, which means water will roll off without getting inside. A totally sealed lid (like our top pick) will also keep out humidity, though damp items can mildew quickly if you’re not careful about what you put in the bin.

Stackable designs – Nearly any bin can stand on top of another, but some designs are able to neatly mix and match small and large bins while creating a topple-resistant tower.

Single-size lids – If you’re building a collection of storage containers to fully organize your life, it can be handy to have bins with same-size openings. This usually means you can stack and nest different sizes as well as share lids between them. Usually, there will be at least two sizes in a series of containers with a common lid and footprint size, with the difference in volume made up by height.

What to Look for in a Plastic Storage Bin

Capacity

“Pre-sort items you want to organize into categories for containment,” says Marci McAvoy, professional organizer and founder of Marci McAvoy Home Organization. After pre-sorting, consider the storage bin’s capacity. Measure what you need to store and the space where it will live.

“There’s nothing worse than buying a bunch of bins and getting home and realizing that your space is too narrow for the bin you chose, or maybe you didn’t realize that your shelves couldn’t be adjusted for height,” says McAvoy.

Plastic storage tubs list the capacity in quarts or gallons, and some may also include the weight limit. If you’re shopping online, you can get a sense of what a bin can hold by looking at both product photos and images posted by shoppers, which are often the most helpful.

Material and Design

Rigid plastic materials are less likely to buckle when filled with extremely heavy items. These are sometimes labeled as high-density bins. “A bin like this tends to be more expensive because it is really durable, keeps dust and critters out, and is airtight,” says McAvoy.

If you’re storing bins vertically, look for a stackable style (these usually have recessed lids), since this will help the bins stay stable and maximize your storage space from top to bottom. Note that some storage bins are narrower at the bottom and wider on top, so they can nest when they’re empty. This is a helpful feature, but if you are lining these up on shelves horizontally, you may have wasted space between them.

Lid Closure Type

Storage bin lids can be attached or removable. The attached lids might be on a single set of hinges, or they may split down the middle and interlock. When the lid is integrated into the design, you’re less likely to lose track of it, but McAvoy warns that sometimes these can break, rendering the entire bin unusable.

McAvoy prefers removable lids with side snaps and latches. If you live with small children, you might need to opt for more secure closures. If you love color-coding, consider lids that come in different colors. Others might opt for clear lids so they can easily see the contents.

 

FAQ
  • When is the best time to buy plastic storage bins?

    Plastic bins often go on sale in January or February, when retailers try to capitalize on customers’ resolutions to get organized. Containers in colors like red and green maybe even more deeply discounted at this time.

  • How should you label plastic storage bins?

    There are almost as many labeling options as there are plastic containers. If you want flexibility, stick to erasable options such as removable chalkboard or whiteboard labels, and use either chalk paint or dry-erase markers. Label bin clips work well on the handles of open bins, and can also be used with dry-erase markers or Sharpies. Some people opt to simply write directly on clear bins, or buy pre-printed stickers. If you want your label to be permanent, use a marker like a Sharpie or an acrylic paint pen.

  • How can you hide plastic storage bins in your home?

    If you’re looking to hide storage bins in your home, one option is to buy larger, more attractive containers made from materials like wood or rattan, and fit the plastic boxes inside. This works best for items you don’t need frequently. You could also use fabric, washi tape, drawer liner paper, spray paint, and stencils to decorate the exterior of plastic storage bins. If you really don’t want to see them, opt for under-bed storage containers.

  • Can you recycle plastic storage bins?

    Check the number on the container as well as your area’s recycling rules. Many storage containers are made of polypropylene (labeled 5 or PP), and although this can be recycled, not all localities currently do this curbside, but some may accept them at transfer stations. You may be able to recycle polypropylene storage bins through a recycling company like TerraCycle. Try searching “specialty recycling company” and then the name of your town and state. Acrylic can be difficult to recycle, but some specialized facilities may accept it1. Products containing BPA cannot be recycled.2

    If you can’t easily recycle your old bins, try posting them on a local swap group such as Buy Nothing or Freecycle, or using them for other home projects, such as building a terrarium or mini greenhouse. If they’re clean and in good condition, you can also donate them.

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