The secret to giving acne-prone and dull skin a good old glow boost. The LED Light Therapy or Phototherapy is a non-invasive hand and facial treatment that uses LED light energy to trigger your body’s natural cell processes to accelerate rejuvenation and repair of the skin.
When used consistently, over time, LED lights are thought to penetrate your skin at different depths and cause various reactions in your skin, such as fighting acne-causing bacteria, plumping skin and reducing wrinkles. A course of treatments offers corrective and long-lasting results. Light therapy is also particularly calming, so you’ll leave feeling refreshed.
Skin Rejuvenation | Sun Damage | Mild acne and Complexion issues | Rosacea | Eczema | Pscoriasis | Dermatitis | Sensitive & Inflammatory Conditions | Wound Healing | Tone & Texture
2️⃣ Customized Topicals
3️⃣ LED Light Therapy
The skin uses the light as a source of energy to fuel the repair and rejuvenation of damaged cells, or, in the case of treating acne, kill bacteria. The energy stimulates the production of collagen and elastin, boosts circulation and accelerates tissue repair.
We use LED Light Therapy in almost all of our signature facials. If someone is coming only for LED we clean the skin, then apply LED and SPF to finish.
LED Light Therapy is completely non-invasive and does not hurt. All you’ll feel is a tiny bit of warmth.
Blue LED light has been proven to have powerful anti-bacterial properties that have the ability to kill the acne causing bacteria, P. acnes. It prevents and treats acne. Blue light also helps to purify the skin, stabilize oil glands, and sooth inflammation.
Red Light has the ability to reach down into all the layers of the skin where it rejuvenates, stimulates collagen production, prompts cellular repair, increases natural hydration levels, reduced redness and inflammation, shrinks the appearance of pores, regulates oil production and improves circulation promoting a more vibrant and youthful complexion. Red light therapy is a medically-approved treatment for rosacea.
Green light is absorbed into the skin where it has a calming effect. It helps to lighten hyper-pigmentation spots revealing a brighter complexion. The calming effect also has anti-inflammatory properties that soothe the surface of the skin. Green LED Therapy is used to treat dilated capillaries, sagging skin around the eyes, under eye circles, hyperpigmentation and sun spots.
FAQs - LED LIGHT THERAPY
What does LED Light therapy (photorejuvenation) do?
It visibly decreases acne, age spots, blemishes, coarse skin, a dull complexion, enlarged pores, fine lines, perinocular wrinkles, rosacea and skin laxity.
How does the treatment work?
You’ll visit a trained skin care professional who follows precise treatment plans. Herein specific lights will cover the skin areas that are being treated. This will make your face feel warm and relaxed.
What side effects will you experience?
There aren’t any side effects. This is a completely safe treatment that’s FDA approved. However, you do need to be cautious when you use any other treatments or products along with photo rejuvenation. Furthermore, if you’re taking steroid or cortisone injections, are pregnant or have epilepsy, you’ll need to talk to your doctor before using light therapy.
Contraindications for light therapy include:
Pregnancy | Epilepsy | Photo-allergy | Medications that cause light sensitivity (such as Tetracycline) | If you are currently taking steroids or cortisone injections
How long do the treatments take?
A treatment takes 30 minutes. You’ll need to remove your makeup and apply a special product to help with the light therapy.
How soon are results visible?
Your skin will look different after the very first treatment. It will be smoother, better hydrated and have a naturally radiant glow. Between three to five treatments will be needed for you to see long lasting results on those areas that are being treated. Of course, the condition’s severity and your own, personal skin type will help determine just how long results will take.
How long will results last?
Maintenance treatments and a good, home skin care routine are necessary if you want your results to last.
Is LED therapy right for everyone?
Almost everyone benefits from light therapy. However, those who have a slow metabolism or sluggish cellular activity will have the greatest results.
Does this treatment complement other skin care regimens?
While other treatments beautify the surface of your skin, light therapy strengthens and rejuvenates your tissue from the inside out. When these regiments are combined, you’ll get great results on both the inside and the outside too.
Can I immediately reapply my makeup?
Yes, there’s no downtime. However, if you’re combining other treatments, then you’ll need to heed their advice.
Can I go into the sun? Will I lose my tan?
You can go into the sun immediately. Light therapy won’t affect your tan, but you should be using sun tan lotion.
Can I also have retin-A or Accutane treatments at the same time?
Yes, because LED light therapy has a calming effect on your skin, it won’t react to either of these acne treatments.
Is light therapy abrasive or painful? What’s it feel like?
These treatments are gentle, painless and safe because they’re non-abrasive and non-invasive too. In fact, a lot of people not only find it easy to have done but also relaxing too.
Can I have Microdermabrasion at the same time I’m having light therapy?
Light therapy will calm Microdermabrasion’s after effects. This is the same with chemical peels. So, yes you can undergo either of these while having light therapy treatments.
Will my skin feel any different?
LED light therapy will make your skin will feel livelier, plumper and tighter.