Blue Light Therapy for Acne
What is Blue Light Treatment for Acne?
Blue Light Therapy is an FDA-approved light treatment used to treat active acne and prevent future acne flares. This is a painless in-office procedure that can be used independently or in combination with other treatments.
How does Blue Light and Red Light Therapy work?
Blue Light and Red Light are focused on the treatment area for a short amount of time. The Blue Light directly kills the p. acnes bacteria that lead to acne; Red Light helps to decrease inflammatory and to reduce the residual red marks left behind after old acne lesions.
Is there any downtime after Blue Light Treatment or Red Light Therapy?
There is no downtime following Blue or Red Light Therapy. You may continue your regular skincare routine and apply makeup, if you wish, immediately following your 30 minute appointment.
Is Blue/Red Light Therapy safe for all skin types?
Blue Light and Red Light treatments are LEDs (light emitting diodes) that do not contain UV (ultra violet) light. These LEDs are safe for all skin types; you may even have Blue/Red Light treatments during pregnancy.
How much does Blue/Red Light Therapy cost?
The price of Blue and Red Light Therapy is $250 per session. We offer packages combining Blue and Red Light Therapy with other treatments, as well as packages of multiple Blue Light and Red Light treatments.