the power of the light therapy
LED light therapy devices can be a powerful treatment to help you with different skin concerns. Learn all you need to know about this skincare treatment, and how to use these future-looking gadgets from the comfort of your home.
So who hasn’t seen famous Hollywood stars and influencers using LED futuristic masks and gadgets? They are all over Instagram. But the question is, what does LED actually mean? LED stands for light-emitting diode which has different color wavelengths of light that target different skin concerns. The LED light was firstly used by NASA for plant grow experiments on shuttle missions, and it was also used for wound treatment. Later on, it was discovered that different LED lights help to regenerate the skin.
What is the LED light wavelength that you need for your skin?
It depends on what skin concerns you are facing. In general LED light energy triggers natural cells to repair skin and regenerate collagen. The most common wavelengths for portable and at-home devices are 630nm red light, 415nm blue light, and 590nm yellow light.
What are the advantages of using LED light devices? Can it be harmful or damage the skin?
LED light therapy is non-invasive and safe to use at home. Using this technology does not hurt the skin as it does not use UV rays. The devices are suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin. These gadgets are now more affordable, and you can include this treatment in your skincare routine a few times a week. Use consistently for better results.
- Smooths wrinkles and fine lines
- Promotes collagen production
- Reduces and prevents acne regeneration
- Clears the skin
- Evens skin tone
- Brightens the skin