Sunday, March 25, 2012

How does light therapy for skin work?




Light therapy is a non-invasive rejuvenating treatment for the skin. This therapy is used to deliver precise dosage of light to the affected area of the skin to improve the skincondition.
Light Therapy does not scar or burn the skin. It is gentle on the skin and works without affecting any of the surrounding tissues. There is no recovery time involved and is harmless. This can be performed on any part of the body and is especially effective for improvement of skin on face, neck, chest and arms.

Facial Light Therapy can reduce the appearance of age spots, freckles, lines, wrinkles, and reduce redness and inflammation. This Therapy is also used to treat acne, rosacea, dark pigmentation, age spots etc.

Light Therapy uses Red Light, Blue light or Infra-Red light. In the Light Therapy Equipment there are rows of Light Emitting Diodes arranged in a device which radiates light. The wavelength and intensity of light depends on the treatment.

The Red Light Therapy - The Red Light Therapy is used to heal the deep inner layers of the skin. Red light is supposed to activate the local cellular metabolism, increasing the blood circulation and stimulates the skins fibroblasts. This results in increase of natural collagen and elastin production.

The Red Light Therapy makes your skin young and fresh looking. This treatment erases wrinkles, evens out pigmentation, increases radiance, helps eliminate stretch marks, heals damaged skin and increase blood circulation.

The Red Light Therapy helps improve acne ridden skin by killing the bacteria that causes acne. It also lessens pore size.
Light Therapy is safe for all skin types and all ages.

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