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Acne treatment with Blue Light Therapy?

How does it work on acne? Blue light helps with acne scars? READ MORE

Is It Safe to Do Blue and Red Light Treatment While I Am on Doxycycline?

I have mild to moderate acne and many scars. I know Doxycycline will make me more sensitive to sunlight, so I am not sure if blue / red light... READ MORE

Blue-light Therapy and Antibiotics Combined?

My dermatologist prescribed me oral antibiotics (doxycycline hyclate), clindet wipes and clindoxyl gel. I know I become light sensitve with... READ MORE

Doxycycline Hyclate/Blue Light Therapy?

Yesterday I went to see my Dermotoligist and she put me on doxycycline hycalte 100 mg for my acne(moderate), and I'm also getting the Blue light... READ MORE

Is it safe to do blue light therapy treatments for acne while using tretinoin?

I use .025% tretinoin every other night and I also take spironolactone, but my pores are still so clogged which is probably more aggravating to me... READ MORE

Blue Light Therapy for Acne?

When I went to the dermotaligist I made a appointment to get the blue light therapy every week for 5weeks.. They let me get one done the day I went in... READ MORE

ALA_PDT, Blue Versus Red LED?

I am italian descent, skin type 3..... for mild acne and rejuvenation with short contact 1 hour ala-dt...i know the differcence bettween skin... READ MORE

Acne Lamp & Chemical Peels?

I currently use the dr.kern blue/red light lamp for acne. I would like to start chemically peeling my skin with dr.brandt laser-a-peel system. Will... READ MORE

Blue Light for acne: Is it necessary to wash the face before the treatment?

I learned that blue light can help with mild acne so I'm interested in the treatment. I use sunscreen everyday. Is it okay to have the treatment while... READ MORE

Why isn't blue light acne treatment working for me?

I've been using blue light acne treatment for like 2 months and I haven't seen no improvement what's so ever. I thought it is suppose to kill 99.99%... READ MORE

Is the Baby Quasar Red and Blue Light Device Effective or Harmful for Acne and Wrinkles?

I am considering the Baby Quasar red and blue light therapy device. It would pay for itself in a short amount of time versus going to the... READ MORE

Is Blue Light for Acne Safe to Use During Pregnancy?

I am currently on a variety of acne meds that cannot be used during pregnancy. I am wondering if blue light can be used during pregnancy? Thank you! READ MORE

Are Doxycycline and/or Retin-A Topical Safe when Having Red and Blue Light Therapy?

Can I take doxycycline 100mg twice daily and using Retin A .02% topical gel while using the red and blue light therapy? I know both of them increase... READ MORE

Do Home Blue Light Therapy Tools Actually Work for Acne?

I'm wondering if the lights you can purchase online such as the ANSR actually work to clear up acne. Thanks! READ MORE

Why Are Home Blue Light Devices Not Approved for the Head/neck?

Why are they if OK'd in Dr's office but not at home? READ MORE

11th week of Epiduo and Tretinoin, and my acne is still inflamed with hyperpigmentation. What are my options? (Photo)

Please give me an answer, my acne seems to be still inflamed with hyperpigmentation. I have been using both medication for 11th week. Various open... READ MORE

Blue light and ageing - Light Therapy Acne Mask etc

Last summer there were a huge number of news articles about how blue light from cell phones/laptops etc were causing premature ageing. New masks have... READ MORE

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