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What is LED Light Therapy, and how does it work?

In multiple beauty-related articles, there is mention of LED light therapy alternatively known as photo therapy or low-level light therapy.

This highly advanced phototherapy is having a great name in the beauty industry as well is promoted well on social media. But do you know what LED light therapy is? How does this therapy work?

In Sci-Fi movies, you must have seen the LED mask as futuristic villain prop masks. This LED mask has existed for decades. NASA has been using the LEDs, or Light emitting Diodes mask for decades back in order to perform the plant growing experiment in space and for healing wounds.

The effectiveness of the LED light therapy on cell repair and growth makes several studies and researchers argue on its effectiveness in acne treatment, wound healing, sunburn prevention, and skin rejuvenation, and many more.

Now in the current era, beauty researchers and experts have also picked up this technology for its use in the beauty industry. They are utilizing the power of LEDs in creating a mask for providing the clients with a painless and safe way to achieve clear and naturally vibrant skin.

How the LED light therapy does works?

As now we have understood what is LED light therapy, now we explain to you the way how does this LED therapy works. The LED light mask utilises low-level light therapy (LLLT) from the medical grade LEDs. The clinically proven different wavelengths of light in therapeutic dos is then pass through the skin. The exposure of skin to these waves results in stimulation of the natural cellular response leading to skin rejuvenation and in the repair of several skin issues and skin concerns.

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The LEDs light therapy is effective in:

  • Anti-aging
  • Detoxifying
  • Anti-acne/ breakouts
  •  Post-procedure
  • Pigmentation
  • Congested Acne
  • Rosacea
  • Inflammatory acne
  • Supports fine lines and wrinkles
While having the treatment, the client will need to wear the mask on their face or the technician will hover a handpiece over the one treatment area under any of the following light modes. Every light mode has different functions and it can be used on different skin types
Skin Rejuvenation
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LEDs light therapy is effective

How can we help you?

ontour Clinic is the number one clinic in the Edinburgh providing you with the facility of LED light therapy. We are using the latest LED mask and hand-piece in order to give you amazing skin and an excellent glow.

You are allowed to use the light in order to complement another treatment or as a standalone treatment. The experts from the Contour clinic will tailor every mode as per your skincare requirement.


RED: This red light helps in increasing the production of collagen and elastin production as well as restore the function of the cells. With this light, your skin will get the essential energy required for cellular renewal.


BLUE: The use of blue LED light is in the destruction of acne-causing bacteria and germs. It helps in minimizing the redness and reduction of skin irritation.


GREEN: The use of GREEN Light reduces skin discoloration, aids in the reduction of hyperpigmentation and dark spots, helping to promote your natural healthy skin tone.


PURPLE: Accelerates cell regeneration and renewal.


CAYAN: Reduces inflammation in the skin and reduces the appearance of capillaries.


WHITE LIGHT: This light is a combination of the visible spectrum and helps tighten, tone, reduce inflammation and normalize pigmentation on the skin.
We at Contour Clinic, are here to provide you with various non-invasive skin treatments so you can be the best and most confident version of yourself.


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