What is LED Light Therapy?
LED also known as Light Emitting Diode therapy is a popular addition to microneedling sessions as it provides many great benefits. But what exactly is LED light therapy? LED light therapy gives off wavelengths of various colored lights. Originally LED light therapy was created to speed up the skin’s healing process and as an added bonus rejuvenates the skin! Our skin cells absorb the light energy given off and turns that energy into adenosine triphosphate also known as ATP. ATP is what causes our skin cells to produce collagen and elastin! LED light therapy is used to treat a number of cosmetic concerns from acne, fine lines and wrinkles to restoring your youthful glow!
The red light is a top celebrity secret when it comes to their skin care regime! The red wavelength penetrates through all layers on the skin stimulating the body’s production of collagen and elastin, causing the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles. The red light will plump and tighten your skin as well as restore your youthful appearance!
The blue light works magic in killing off acne causing bacteria! The blue light is also used for reducing inflammation and speeding up the skin’s healing process. If you are looking to speed up the process of achieving clear skin this is the perfect wavelength for you! The blue light is also a great addition after microneedling as it will help boost your skin’s healing process.
The green light acts as a calming and soothing agent for the skin! The green light can be used to help treat hyper-pigmentation and brighten the skin. The soothing effect given off by its wavelength will help to calm down the redness after microneedling. Green LED is also used to treat things such as:dilated capillaries, sagging skin around the eyes, under eye circles, and sun spots.