North American Association for Photobiomodulation Source: NAALT – Home The leaders in light therapy research have finally agreed to call the healing and therapeutic use of light, “PHOTOBIOMODULATION.” Their home page also acknowledges that this form of therapy includes the use of, “LASERS, LEDs, and broad-band light, in the visible and infrared spectrum.” These two […]
Can a Photofacial Really Build Collagen & Reduce Wrinkles?
Collagen production and wrinkle reduction are two of the main things people seek a photofacial for. Is a photofacial really good for these things? If so, what kind is best? First of all, yes, a photofacial is an excellent choice for increasing collagen and reducing wrinkles. However, the best kind of photofacial for this is not […]
“IPL” is Like “Ice Cream”
What is IPL? IPL stands for “intense pulsed light“. IPL technology was invented by Lumenis and was originally used for photorejuvenation (photofacial) and hair removal. “IPL” is Like “Ice Cream” Saying “IPL” is a lot like saying, “ice cream.” Stick with me, this is important. In the beginning, ice cream was hand-made in small batches from fresh, whole, organic ingredients. […]