What is LED light therapy?
LED light therapy uses light energy technology to help clients get healthy beautiful skin with no downtime. LED light therapy is also called low level light therapy or photo-biomodulation. The acronym LED stands for light emitting diode, LED light therapy uses light energy for therapeutic purposes. The energy from the LED’s has been shown to treat acne, enhance the skin cells function, stimulate collagen, repair damaged skin cells. Once skin is exposed to LED light therapy skin cells absorb the light energy and this stimulates collagen proteins. In theory, healthy collagen leads to radiant, smooth, healthy skin. LED light therapy is safe for all skin types and LED light therapy is non-ablative, painless and requires no downtime.
Does LED light therapy work?
Low level LED light therapy is a safe treatment and cleared by the FDA and shown to manage: mild to moderate acne, superficial, benign vascular and pigmented lesions, rhytides (the fine lines and minor creases that appear first), used for several skin conditions including acne and anti-aging. In office treatments and at home care leads to clear healthy skin.
What does LED light therapy do for skin?
There are several reasons we at Blue Sage Med Spa think adding LED light therapy to your skin care can be beneficial. Some of the benefits include stimulates collagen and elastin, treats acne, regulates natural oil production, and can reduce redness and wrinkles. Certain wavelengths have even been shown to reduce dark spots and uneven skin tone. The device used at Blue Sage Med Spa, delivers light energy deep into the skin and is polychromatic blue (465) depth, red (640) and infrared (880). Different depths have different targets. We use LED blue light therapy to treat inflammation that leads to acne vulgaris and the red to stimulate collagen and reduce redness.
Does Red LED light therapy work?
Red light therapy has been FDA cleared and proven effective for a variety of healing and rejuvenating purposes. The FDA has cleared LED red light therapy for the following: anti-aging, hair loss prevention & regrowth, skin conditions and more. At Blue Sage Med Spa we generally use red light therapy to help reduce inflammation and stimulate collagen. Red light therapy is 100% safe and has zero side effects and yes red light therapy works.
Does Blue LED light therapy work?
Although battling acne is complicated, blue light therapy can be added to a treatment or and getting on skin care products at home can lead to tremendous improvement in the skin's appearance. At Blue Sage Med Spa, we like to add LED blue light therapy to our treatments for acne. LED blue light therapy has been shown to help regulate oil production and can destroy bacteria that may lead to breakouts.
How often can I do LED light therapy?
At Blue Sage Med Spa we recommend LED light therapy sessions spaced around a week. Sessions with LED light therapy take 30 minutes and can take 10 or more sessions.
What does LED light therapy do?
At Blue Sage Med Spa, we love to help our clients get healthy beautiful skin that glows. LED light therapy has become one of our favorite treatments. LED light therapy is affordable at $30 per session and delivers results. We use LED light therapy to help plump up your skin and fight bacteria that causes acne.
What happens during a LED light therapy session?
There’s no need to wear makeup when you come get face treatments because all makeup will be removed. Once your face is clean and prepared you will lay on a treatment bed with the LED light above you. Goggles will be worn while under the light to protect your eyes. LED light therapy is painless, you can go about your regular schedule immediately after a session since there is no downtime.
We believe that when dealing with skin, we must educate our clients on what will work best to get healthy beautiful skin that lasts. Our clients are empowered individually with knowledge specific to their skin type and must remember what you do at home is just as important as what we do in the office. Pre and Post care is very important and can affect the results of any treatment done at Blue Sage Med Spa. In office treatments and at home care leads to clear healthy skin. We highly recommend clients always use sunscreen and follow all instructions. Please inform Blue Sage Med Spa of any changes in your medical history, this includes pregnancy, medication changes, etc . . . LED light therapy is affordable at only $30 per session and used for several skin conditions including acne and anti-aging call or text to make an appointment.