- Dermalux Light Therapy is a Multi-Award winning treatment!
- Dermalux LED does not use heat or chemicals and does not harm the skin.
- Dermalux LED facial is a completely natural skin rejuvenating treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions
LED Phototherapy/Light Therapy is the application of beneficial wavelengths of light into the skins deepest layers to energise our cells with proven rejuvenating results.
Phototherapy occurs naturally all around us; our cells absorb and are influenced by light. Specific wavelengths of light stimulate different responses in the skin. Unlike UV light which is damaging to the skin; controlled levels of LEDs in Dermalux are clinically proven to be beneficial. Our skin cells has the ability to absorb light, cells that are energised function better and can regenerate up to 200% faster which in turn leads to a more youthful, healthy and radiant complexion.
Eveyone can benefit from LED phototherapy. It reverses the signs of ageing, clears acne and blemishes and accelerates healing. It helps damaged, injured or diseased skin cells return to optimum health.
Light Therapy is clinically proven for the treatment of a wide range of skin conditions and the most common skin concerns including lines and wrinkles, pigmentation, sun damage, dehydration, open pores, acne and blemishes, rosacea, eczema and psoriasis.
No. There is no risk of irritation, side effects or downtime that may be associated with more invasive procedures. There have been no reported side effects in over 1,700 Clinical studies, it does not harm the body in any way.
LED Light Therapy is a heat free treatment that does not contain harmful UV wavelengths and therefore cannot damage skin tissue or create photosensitivity. It is clinically proven to be safe for all skin types, including darker skins and the most sensitive skin conditions.
Light Therapy is a non-invasive and pain free treatment that promotes a feeling of relaxation and wellbeing whilst rejuvenating the skin. Exposure to Light can increase serotonin levels which in turn helps relieve stress, tension and headaches. Any feeling of ‘heat’ is due to the stimulation of blood circulation.
There are certain circumstances in which Phototherapy may be unsuitable. Certain medications may cause photosensitivity and specific conditions may be triggered by light. For your safety and comfort, it is important that any medical conditions or other treatments that you may be undergoing are fully disclosed during your consultation.
No. LED Phototherapy does not contain the harmful UV rays that stimulate the melanin in the skin to produce a ‘sun tan’ effect. However, LED’s stimulate hydration and blood circulation and will instantly give your skin a healthy and radiant glow.
Yes. As LED Treatment does not create photosensitivity, it is a safe treatment directly pre and post sun exposure. In fact , it is particularly beneficial at this time to strengthen and replenish the skin and repair damage caused by UV exposure.
No. Vitamin D production is triggered by exposure to UV Light which converts cholesterol found naturally in the body to vitamin D3.
The Treatment times have been calculated to ensure optimum results. Darker skins may require longer exposure times to have the same level of effectiveness.
Yes. The treatment will be followed with the application of a suitable skin care product including a sunscreen. Make up can be applied straight away.
The number of treatments can vary with age, skin type and condition. With Light Therapy the results are cumulative and improvement will continue even after the treatment has stopped. Treatments taken in quick succession will achieve optimum results and maintenance treatments may also be recommended. Furthermore, as Phototherapy does not harm the skin, there is no limit to the amount of treatment you can have. An individual treatment plan will be discussed during your consultation.
Results can last for several months following a course of treatments. However, as with any skin treatments, maintenance sessions are advised to ensure lasting results.
With LED Therapy the visible effects are immediate. After just one treatment skin is incredibly hydrated, plump and radiant and any redness or irritation calmed.
The Treatment time will vary from 30 min to 45 min, depending on your requirements. The exposure to Light Therapy typically lasts 20 mins, and 30 min on darker skins.
On the day of your Light Therapy treatment you should not apply any cosmetic products that contain SPF. This may block the LED’s from stimulating the skin at a cellular level.
An SPF will be applied afterwards.
Your skin will be prepared and cleansed, removing any makeup from the skin. An active serum will be applied before Light Exposure for optimum results.