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Article: Does Red Light Therapy Actually Reduce Wrinkles in 2 Weeks?

Does Red Light Therapy Actually Reduce Wrinkles in 2 Weeks?
Concern_Anti Aging

Does Red Light Therapy Actually Reduce Wrinkles in 2 Weeks?


Red light penetrates the deepest into the skin and is a go-to for treating wrinkles. This treatment has grown due to it’s non invasive (no downtime and side effects) and painless method to provide quick skin-enhancing effects.  

Let's face it, aging is inevitable, and when it comes to wrinkles there’s a much more cost-effective and affordable way to treat them: Red LED Light! 

Keep reading to find out how you can subtly change your skin texture and tone with a budget-friendly and accessible one-time skin investment! 

1. What Is Red LED Light Therapy ?

It’s the preferred color for aging benefits and usually built in the form of a mask, panel or wand. Its remarkable effectiveness in diminishing the signs of aging has made it a top choice among dermatologists and celebrities. 


LED light therapy is the use of UV-free, non-heating LED bulbs to treat a variety of skin conditions. The light energy that penetrates the skin activates photoreceptors which then triggers biological processes such as collagen production, healing, and regeneration.

How does this happen by pointing red light at your face? The light does it’s magic by triggering the skin at a cellular level. The targeted light waves stimulate the production of adenosine triphosphate (ATP), a molecule responsible for providing energy to cells.

Increased ATP production promotes cellular metabolism and an upregulation of collagen production.

This effect leads vibrant skin, reduced wrinkles, and a healthier looking complexion. 

2. Does Anti-Aging Light Therapy Actually Work?

The answer, according to many experts and satisfied users, is a resounding yes. Red light therapy harnesses the power of specific wavelengths of light to penetrate deep into the skin, stimulating collagen production, reducing wrinkles, and improving overall skin health. Its benefits extend beyond anti-aging, helping with acne, inflammation, and even pain relief.

While results may vary from person to person, red light therapy is indeed a game-changer in the world of skincare and wellness. So, if you're seeking a proven, non-invasive solution to your skin woes, it might be time to give red light therapy a try.

If you're not a fan of using masks, there's an alternative wand option. The LumaGlow Red, a handheld device that’s convenient and portable; also our most high density LED device in terms of powerful lights offered. 

3. What LED Light Is Best For Wrinkles?

In addition to red light, there are other colors that are beneficial for wrinkles.

Infrared light

One of the most effective light treatments is actually invisible to the eye’s. Infrared light also known as NIR, falls beyond the visible light spectrum. It has the unique ability to penetrate deep into the skin and it’s increased penetration allows for even more skin-enhancing benefits.

Amber light

Unlike infrared light, amber light with a yellow-orange hue specifically targets the superficial layers of the skin. It is highly effective in treating surface imperfections such as swelling, inflammation, and redness. 

4. Is LED Red Light Therapy Safe and Suitable For Everyone?

Yes, all experts agree that red light therapy is generally safe.

Red LED light therapy is generally safe and suitable for most individuals. However, it's important to consider a few factors before starting this therapy.

Improper use and over use can damage the skin—see “Can I Use My LED Face Mask Every Day?” for more.)

Pregnancy - if you're pregnant, it's always best to consult with your healthcare provider before undergoing any light therapy treatment, including red LED light therapy.

Photosensitivity - if you have a known sensitivity to light or certain skin conditions that make your skin more sensitive, it's advisable to discuss red LED light therapy with a dermatologist or healthcare professional to ensure it is appropriate for your specific needs.

Medications - some medications can cause photosensitivity or have contraindications with light therapy. Make sure to inform your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking before starting red LED light therapy to ensure your safety and to determine if any adjustments need to be made.

In conclusion, red light therapy is a promising treatment for achieving smoother, youthful skin. Consistency is key, though. To see lasting results and a reduction in fine lines, it's crucial to maintain regular sessions. 


  written by Sophie Flair


Dear Doris,

You may feel that the mask is a bit heavy, if that is the case for you, here’s what you can do:

You may lay down to use the device, we suggest you place some cotton pads or tissue on the nose bridge and under the eye area to reduce the pressure of the rubber parts. We also recommend you use the mask lying down and without the neck strap.

Let us know if this works for you. If you have any questions, please feel free to let us know.


I love the mask but I was wondering how you stip the eye cups from making deep marks on the face. They eventually go away and I have adjusted the headband a number of times. Thank you so much. Doris


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