Red Light Therapy

Although NASA is typically charged with missions exploring space on behalf of the United States, many of their discoveries – like Red Light Therapy – benefit thousands of people right here on Earth.

How does Red Light Therapy work?

Red Light Therapy uses low-intensity red light, near the infrared portion of the light spectrum, to stimulate mitochondria in skin cells to promote repair and regeneration. The treatment can improve blood circulation, encourage fibroblasts in the skin’s dermis layer to produce more collagen, and reduce cellular inflammation.

Red Light Therapy penetrates deeper into skin to improve skin’s appearance and structure.

What can Red Light Therapy do for me?

Red Light Therapy
can address a host of concerns, including:

  • Healing sun-damaged skin
  • Condition and appearance of skin impacted by eczema, rosacea, or psoriasis
  • Fading of scars, surgical wounds, and stretch marks
  • Facial pore size
  • Wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots
  • Facial skin tone, acne blemishes, and facial texture 

Is this treatment safe for my skin?

Absolutely! Red Light Therapy uses light that is near the infrared band of the spectrum. This is on the OPPOSITE side of the visible light spectrum from damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays. However, to determine the proper amount of exposure during Red Light Therapy and how many visits are appropriate, it’s best to have a medspa medical professional oversee and deliver your course of Red Light Therapy. Scottsdale is outstandingly represented in this area by The Skin Clinic!


Concerns Addressed: Improving a variety of skin conditions – from surgical scars and stretch marks to acne blemishes, sun-damaged skin, and age spots.

Ideal Treatment For: Persons who desire not just hiding skin imperfections, but actual healing for them!

How To Prepare For Treatment: Arrange an exam with one of our medspa professionals. They can evaluate your concerns and determine an appropriate Red Light Therapy treatment regimen.

Treatment Length: Typically 15 minutes several times per week for several months. Your medspa professional will develop an individualized treatment plan for your unique concerns. 

Recovery Time: Minimal. 

Results Seen: Visible results usually seen with about eight weeks of consistent treatment. 

Retreatments Necessary: Some chronic skin conditions will require ongoing treatment to retain the benefits, while some minor scars and stretch marks do not require retreatment beyond an initial round of Red Light Therapy.

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