LED LIGHT THERAPY IN EDINBURGH
LED Light Therapy is an affordable and painless treatment that utilises multiple wavelengths of light energy to reach skin tissue at underlying levels and treat a wide range of skin conditions.
LED Light Therapy
LED Therapy is becoming an increasingly popular treatment. Whilst LED Therapy delivers optimal results through decongesting skin, banishing fine lines and wrinkles as well as calming skin, it is ultimately a progressive treatment. Many clients see results after just one treatment however a course of 8 treatments is recommended to achieve maximum results.
LED Therapy is a revolutionary new technology that is able to treat both physical and psychological conditions. We offer the most effective light which is an intermittent Near Infra Red, research shows that Red IR penetrates the skin at the deeper level of 850nm and the pulsing light action gives the very best LED light therapy treatment. The specific colour wavelengths are able to penetrate the skin to treat a wide number of conditions such as Acne, Pigmentation, Seasonal Depression, Eczema and Psoriasis to name a few! The treatment works by utilising wavelengths of light energy, this energy works to penetrate the skins underlying tissue to trigger collagen production and other bio-chemical mechanisms leaving skin bright and rejuvenated!
LED Light Therapy FAQ’s
What areas of the body can be treated?
What should I expect during treatment?
Prior to treatment you will have a consultation with your Skin n Tonic Aesthetics practitioner where you can discuss you concerns and what you are looking to achieve.
During treatment the LED Light is placed over the desired area of treatment for approximately 20-30 minutes. The treatment causes no pain or discomfort, it is a gentle heat free treatment that is suitable for all skin types. It can be incorporated after any treatment or procedure.
What happens after treatment?
Clients are able to resume their daily routine immediately there is no down period however we advise patients to stay away from excess heat, such as Saunas,Gym etc for at least 24 hours.
When will I see results?
Often the results can be seen immediately after 1 treatment. The number of treatments you need varies per person. Usually we recommend a course of 8 sessions spaced at least 4 days apart.
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Benefits of Red Light Therapy Here’s a partial list of the evidence based uses of red therapy light:
- It helps rejuvenate facial skin and smooths skin tone.
- Red light builds collagen in the skin to reduce wrinkles.
- It helps to repair sun damage or damaged skin.
- Red light activates the lymphatic system for potentially improved detoxification.
- Decreases inflammation in the skin. Helps fade scars and stretch marks.
- Improves hair growth to reverse balding.
- Stimulates slow healing wounds.
- Can prevent recurring cold sores, or herpes simplex.
- Helpful in the short term for carpal tunnel syndrome
Benefits of Blue Light Therapy
Blue light therapy can be used to treat many types of skin disorders. It can be used to improve skin texture and reduce sebaceous hyperplasia, or enlarged oil glands. It can help with removing sun spots, acne, and even acne scars. Many clients see vast improvements with complaints of psoriasis, eczema and pigmentation.