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 wavelength 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.
The LEDs light therapy is effective in:
• Anti-acne/ breakouts
• Congested Acne
• Inflammatory acne
While having the treatment, the client will need to wear the mask on their face or
the technician will hover a handpiece over the treatment area under any of the following
light modes. Every light mode has different functions.
This light helps in increasing the production of collagen and restore the function of
the cells. With this light, your skin will get the essential energy required for cellular renewal.
The use of this LED light is in the destruction of acne-causing bacteria and germs.
It helps in minimizing the redness and reduction of skin irritation.
Using the YELLOw LED light results in the reduction of redness in the skin, reduces
rosacea, and decreases the appearance of blood vessels (capillaries) near the surface of the skin.
The use of GREEN Light reduces skin discoloration, aids in the reduction of hyperpigmentation
and dark spots.
Accelerates cell regeneration and renewal.
Reduces inflammation in the skin and reduces the appearance of capillaries.
This light is a combination of the visible spectrum and helps tighten, tone,
reduce inflammation and normalize pigmentation on the skin.
How can we help you?
Contour 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.