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Achieve Natural Youthful Looking Skin With Broadband Light Therapy, Fraxel Re:Store Laser

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Broadband light therapy, also known as intense pulsed light (IPL) therapy, is a non-invasive form of treatment offered by Dr. Robert Herbstman and the team at Contemporary Plastic Surgery that utilizes high-intensity light energy to rejuvenate and restore the skin. This innovative treatment, available to patients in Avon, New Jersey, is renowned for its ability to address a variety of skin concerns, including hyperpigmentation, sun damage, acne, rosacea, and signs of aging, while promoting a smoother, more radiant complexion. This overview delves into the principles of broadband light therapy and its applications in skin resurfacing.

Broadband Light Therapy

Broadband light therapy is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure that uses controlled pulses of light energy to target melanin and hemoglobin in the skin. The process is safe and does not harm surrounding tissues. The targeted chromophores absorb the light energy and convert it into heat, stimulating collagen production and improving skin tone, texture, and appearance.

Why Choose Broadband Light Therapy?

One of the primary uses of broadband light therapy is to address hyperpigmentation, or dark spots, caused by sun damage, aging, hormonal changes, or post-inflammatory conditions such as acne scars. The light energy targets excess melanin in the skin, breaking down pigment clusters and promoting their elimination through the body’s natural exfoliation process. Over time, hyperpigmented areas fade, revealing a more even and luminous complexion.

In addition to treating hyperpigmentation, broadband light therapy effectively reduces the appearance of redness and vascular lesions associated with rosacea, broken capillaries, and spider veins. The light energy selectively targets hemoglobin in blood vessels, causing them to coagulate and collapse, thereby reducing redness and diffusing vascular lesions. This results in a more uniform complexion with diminished redness and visible blood vessels.

Broadband Light Therapy Benefits

Broadband light therapy also benefits individuals seeking to address acne and improve skin texture. The light energy targets the bacteria responsible for acne breakouts, reducing inflammation and promoting clearer skin. Additionally, broadband light therapy stimulates collagen production and promotes dermal remodeling, leading to smoother skin texture, reduced pore size, and improved overall skin quality. This makes it an effective option for individuals with acne scarring, uneven skin texture, or early signs of aging.  When combined with  Fraxel Re:Store Laser Treatment these benefits can be amplified significantly with little to no down time. 

Additionally, broadband light therapy can be used as a preventive measure to maintain skin health and delay the onset of visible aging signs. Regular treatments can help protect the skin from environmental damage, stimulate collagen synthesis, and minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. By promoting cellular turnover and collagen renewal, broadband light therapy supports long-term skin health and vitality, allowing individuals to maintain a youthful and radiant complexion as they age.

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Broadband light therapy and Fraxel Re:Store Laser offer a versatile and effective solution for skin resurfacing, addressing a wide range of concerns with minimal downtime and discomfort. The procedure is safe for all skin types and can be customized to meet individual needs and goals.For optimum results,  a series of treatments will generally be recommended, spaced several weeks apart, followed by maintenance sessions as needed to achieve even longer lasting  results. To learn more about broadband light and Fraxel Laser  therapy in the Avon, NJ area, please contact Dr. Robert Herbstman and the team at Contemporary Plastic Surgery at (732) 253-4404.

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