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Red Light Therapy (Rlt) Uses a Specific Natural Wavelength of Light (630-660nm) For Therapeutic Benefits Which Are Both Medical and Cosmetic.
Light can penetrate the top layers of our skin and directly influence the functions of the cells there, increasing the production of collagen and elastin.
It increases the supply of oxygen to the skin as well as improves circulation.
All these processes serve to repair damaged tissue and thus improve the skin’s texture as well as enhance wound healing.
Red light can also decrease inflammation and bacteria as well as help to treat pre-cancerous lesions.
It's important to note that this particular light wavelength is different to the UV rays from the sun or tanning beds, and there is no increased risk of cancer or UV damage.
So, specifically, red light therapy can be used in the following ways:
So, in summary, when your skin cells are hit with the correct red light wavelengths, a host of regenerative effects occur, leading to potential benefits which include a clearer, calmer complexion, younger-looking skin and diminished scarring.
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