Low-Level Laser Therapy

Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) in Ahmedabad

Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) for Hair Loss Treatment

What is low-level laser therapy?

Low-level laser therapy is a non-invasive process that focuses on light energy to restore and redevelops damaged skin. 

Benefits of the procedure contain:

    • Elevation of ATP production leads to grown energy for cells.
    • More endorphin production, resulting in reduced pain medication requirement.
    • Better immune response.
    • Better DNA production to promote healing.
    • Promotion of collagen production to minimize wrinkles and scarring.
    • Improved lymphatic drainage to reduce inflammation.
    • Better circulation.
    • Reduced inflammation. 

What should be done prior to considering laser/light therapy?

Prior to the procedure, the Trichohom doctor will typically review the patient’s medical history and conduct a physical exam. At this point, the doctor and patient discuss potential risks, expectations, and results of the procedure. Patients also should refrain from:

    • Using perfumes, deodorants, or any other potential irritants in the treatment parts before and after treatment.
    • Sunbathing, waxing, chemical peels, tanning beds, or collagen injections for 2 weeks before the procedure.
    • Taking anti-inflammatory drugs, Aspirin, and herbal supplements due to high risk of bleeding.

When is low-level laser therapy appropriate?

CaHA filler can be used to treat:

    • Birthmarks
    • Acne scars
    • Facial redness
    • Melasma
    • Skin lesions
    • Scars
    • Spider veins
    • Hyperpigmentation
    • Sun-damaged skin
    • Wrinkles
    • Undesired hair

Who is not the right candidate for low-level laser therapy?

Forbearing with any of the following are not right candidates for low-level laser therapy:

    • Display severe or unusual scar formations.
    • Patients taking or recently taken Accutane.
    • Are subject to keloid scarring.
    • Pregnant women.
    • People who have suffered a severe sunburn or have recently tanned.
    • People who have active acne.
    • Having dark-skinned.
    • Patients on blood thinners.
    • Have skin resurfacing disorders.

Is low-level laser therapy painful?

During the process, forbearing may experience a pinch similar to the snapping of a rubber band. Topical anesthetic or chilled gel may be used to prevent pain.

What are the potential difficulties of low-level laser therapy?

    • Inflammation
    • Pain
    • Bleeding
    • Discoloration
    • Scarring
    • Infection
    • Crusting

What can I anticipate after having had low-level laser therapy?

    • Patients might not notice any major changes until several weeks after the procedure. Other post-procedure issues include:
    • Treated parts may be pink or red for 4 to 8 hours after taking treatment.
    • A light stinging feeling, similar to a light sunburn in the treated part. This sensation typically eases within 4 to 6 hours. Cool packs or moist cloths may be used to minimize the sensation.
    • Light inflammation in the treated part usually disappears within a couple of days.

Moreover, patients should:

    • Refrain from applying lotion or make-up to the treated parts for either 1 day or until all marks or redness and stinging have disappeared.
    • Apply a good quality moisturizing lotion on the treated parts two times a day for the duration of the treatments and for at least 3 months after the last treatment.