Red Diode Light Therapy with Healite II
Red Light LED Phototherapy in the San Diego Area
Dr. Melanie Palm is an expert in the application of LED light therapy treatments using the Healite II phototherapy device to painlessly rejuvenate skin, stimulate collagen production, and treat conditions like sunburn, eczema, psoriasis, and more. Dr. Palm is nationally recognized as a leading dermatologist and is a consultant for Lutronic, the manufacturer of the Healite II device. Her offices are located in Solana Beach, CA just north of San Diego.
What is the Healite II?
The Healite II is a low-level light therapy (LLLT) device that uses colored LED lights to treat a variety of inflammatory skin and other conditions. Depending on the area or condition to be treated, different colored LED lights may be used. For example, red light LED phototherapy is often used to treat sunburns, reduce fine lines, and generally rejuvenate the skin while blue light can be used to treat acne.
How is Light Therapy Used?
LED light (photo) therapy can be used for a variety of skin and other conditions, including:
- Muscle and joint pain
- Non-melanoma skin cancer
- Skin rejuvenation
- Hair regrowth
- Muscle spasms
- Post-surgical healing
Healite II Phototherapy Benefits
The benefits of LED phototherapy treatments:
- Improves skill cell function
- Stimulates collagen production
- Reduces fine lines and wrinkles
- Improves photo aged skin
- Improves inflammatory skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis
- Improves skin tone, texture, and appearance
- Minimizes post-surgery and injury pain
- Accelerates healing following IPL laser, skin peel, and injectable treatment
- Reduces pain, bruising, and edema following IPL laser, skin peel, and injectable treatment
Can Healite II LED Light Therapy Be Combined With Other Treatments?
Absolutely. Although effective as a standalone treatment, Healite II phototherapy is often used in combination with IPL laser treatments, skin peels, microdermabrasion, Botox, and injectable fillers in order to maximize results.
What are the Side Effects of LED Phototherapy?
As a standalone treatment, there is little to no downtime with LED light therapy using the Healite II. The treatment itself is painless and is safe and effective for all skin types. Your skin may look a bit flushed after treatment, but it usually goes away within a few hours.
If the Healite II treatment is being used in combination with another treatment, such as IPL laser treatment, laser skin resurfacing, Botox, etc… it will accelerate healing and minimize recovery discomfort associated with those procedures.
If you are interested in learning more about LED light therapy with the Healite II, or would like to set up a consultation, call Dr. Melanie Palm at 858.792.SKIN (7546) to schedule your appointment.