Laser and LED Therapy Hair and Skin Studies

See below for references for the scientific studies found on the homepage.

  1. Sorbellini, Elisabetta et al. “Photodynamic and photobiological effects of light-emitting diode (LED) therapy in dermatological disease: an update.” Lasers in medical science vol. 33,7 (2018): 1431-1439. doi:10.1007/s10103-018-2584-8
  2. Lee SY, Chung EY, Park MY (2006) Blue and red light combination LED phototherapy for acne vulgaris in patients with skin phototype IV. Lasers Surg Med 39:180–188
  3. Weiss, Robert A et al. “Clinical trial of a novel non-thermal LED array for reversal of photoaging: clinical, histologic, and surface profilometric results.” Lasers in surgery and medicine vol. 36,2 (2005): 85-91. doi:10.1002/lsm.20107
  4. Russell, B A et al. “A study to determine the efficacy of combination LED light therapy (633 nm and 830 nm) in facial skin rejuvenation.” Journal of cosmetic and laser therapy: official publication of the European Society for Laser Dermatology vol. 7,3-4 (2005): 196-200. doi:10.1080/14764170500370059
  5. Wunsch, A., & Matuschka, K. (2014). A controlled trial to determine the efficacy of red and near-infrared light treatment in patient satisfaction, reduction of fine lines, wrinkles, skin roughness, and intradermal collagen density increase. Photomedicine and laser surgery, 32(2), 93–100.
  6. Lanzafame RJ, Blanche RR, Bodian AB, et al. The growth of human scalp hair mediated by visible red light laser and LED sources in males. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. 2013 Oct;45(8):487-495. DOI: 10.1002/lsm.22173. PMID: 24078483.
  7. Noborio, R., Nishida, E., Kurokawa, M., & Morita, A. (2007). A new targeted blue light phototherapy for the treatment of acne. Photodermatology, photoimmunology & photomedicine, 23(1), 32–34.
  8. Han, L., Liu, B., Chen, X., Chen, H., Deng, W., Yang, C., Ji, B., & Wan, M. (2018). Activation of Wnt/β-catenin signaling is involved in hair growth-promoting effect of 655-nm red light and LED in in vitro culture model. Lasers in medical science, 33(3), 637–645.
  9. Elgendi, Ayman & Khalil, Karem & Alshawadfy, Eslam & Wadea, Nancy & Alkady, Osama. (2015). Blue light therapy versus low dose isotretinon in mild to moderate acne. Global Dermatology. 2. 10.15761/GOD.1000138.
  10. Li, Monica & Liu, Harry Chaocheng & Hsu, Jeffrey. (2021). The Use of Lasers and Light Devices in Acne Management: An Update. American Journal of Clinical Dermatology. 10.1007/s40257-021-00624-5.
  11. Gold, M. H., Sensing, W., & Biron, J. A. (2011). Clinical efficacy of home-use blue-light therapy for mild-to moderate acne. Journal of cosmetic and laser therapy : official publication of the European Society for Laser Dermatology, 13(6), 308–314.