Q & A
Frequently asked Questions...
Is LED light therapy safe?
Absolutely. The LED light uses less energy than a night light. Eminence LED light therapy's cool temperatures cannot harm the skin in any way, and the disposable plastic pulsator cover assures that only a sanitized pulsator touches the skin.
How effective are the treatments?
The skin will appear smoother, tighter and more radiant, showing continued improvement in appearance with each subsequent treatment.
How long does a treatment take?
Each treatment lasts approximately 10-12 minutes, depending on the condition of the skin. (Acne is a 20 minute treatment)
Is there any discomfort during or after treatment?
No, and there is no recovery time after the treatment.
How many treatments are necessary?
Though skin types vary, 6 treatments are generally needed for the desired results, with a maintenance treatment every one to two months.
FIVE REASONS TO USE SUNSCREEN
Ultraviolet A (UVA) rays are not absorbed by the ozone layer and will penetrate deep into the skin, causing premature aging. 90% of premature aging is caused by sun exposure. UVB rays are the primary cause of sunburns and mostly affect the surface of the skin.
According to the American Cancer Society, 1 in 5 Americans will develop some type of skin cancer in their lifetime. If you are Caucasian, you odds of skin cancer increase to 1 in 3.
PRIME TIME TO BURN
The National Weather Service issues the UV index, a daily forecast of UV rays. The higher the UV index the stronger the sun will be. The UV index is at its peak from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on summer days.
Sand reflects 17% of UV rays but snow reflects 80%. UV rays increase 4% for every 1,ooo-foot climb in altitude.
80% of the sun's UV rays can pass through clouds, making sunscreen a daily requirement, even on overcast days.