BLU-U Light Therapy
BlU-U is dermatologist recommended for improving acne. BLU-U Light Therapy, cleared by the FDA in 2003 for the treatment of moderate inflammatory acne vulgaris, is an effective, pain free way to treat moderate acne. The blue light activates endogenous photosensitizers which inhibit the formation of acne by destroying P. acnes, the bacteria that is responsible for acne lesions.
About the Treatment
Treatments are simple. Problem areas are exposed to to the BLU-U light for approximately 15 minutes duration during each treatment session. Exposure to the BLU-U light is safe and not painful.
Number of Treatments Required
An initial consultation will be completed for all new patients to determine treatment schedule; typically, two treatments per week for 4-8 weeks produces drastic reduction of P. acnes.
After Care and Possible Side Effects
BLU-U Light Therapy offers quick long term results with no downtime or harsh side effects.