Anti-Aging Light Therapy
Anti-Aging Light Therapy Is The New Fountain Of Youth
It might sound like a mix between science fiction and fairy tales, but it appears that the relatively young light therapy for anti-aging is indeed, not just medical science fact, but it’s pretty much here to stay. And that’s very good news for people who want to push back the hands of time and keep their youthful looking skin.
Originally intended for use by NASA and the US Army for quick healing and pain relief, light therapy has soon found to be useful or a number of things, like acne treatment, mood treatment, and now it seems that light therapy is great in anti aging for skin as well.
How Does Anti-Aging Light Therapy Work?
Well, basically the science of anti aging light therapy goes like this: your skin (no matter what age) can absorb infrared light and use that light as a source of energy to power cellular regeneration. This is the reason why the government uses this technology in treating wounds and pain (some athletes use this as well when they’re injured, since it promotes cell regeneration and quick healing).
Now it seems that IR light therapy can also stimulate your skin to produce collagen and elastin, which are the very proteins that are responsible for the skin’s tone and elasticity, respectively. So unlike when you get too much sunlight – which then wrinkles and dries your skin, and makes you prone to skin cancer – controlled exposure to IR light can even help you look a lot better and a lot younger.
Getting The Fantastic Anti-Aging Light Therapy Treatment
How do you get the anti aging skin treatment? Easy. You will be exposed to light – but under controlled conditions, of course. By exposing, that means, you will have to purchase any of the different types of light therapy devices available in the market. There are different sizes of light boxes and there are even hand-held light devices.
Whatever design a light therapy device might have, they are primarily for one thing: to expose you (in this case, the skin of your face, neck, etc.) to the controlled IR light. You will be treated twice a day, once in the morning and once in the evening. What you do is sit right in front of a light therapy box. You aren’t going to stare at the light. You just need to sit by the light. You can do other activities while you wait, which won’t be too long since sessions normally last from 15 minutes to half an hour at a time.
There are many benefits to getting this kind of anti aging skin treatment. First of all, this is non-invasive. Secondly, compared to other anti-aging light therapy treatments, this is quite affordable. There are also different styles and kinds of light boxes, which means you can really choose which design you are going to purchase, depending on your budget.
And the results are in, regarding light therapy for anti-aging. A lot of the people who’ve undergone the treatment, have noticed improvements. They’ve seen that the wrinkles on their face, the laugh lines, have lessened.