The problem of hair loss is concerning aspect of many men and women and specialists are continuously developing means to alleviate this concern. Among the many drugs, another alternative treatment for hair loss treatment is the low level laser therapy. More often, lasers are associated in the removal of hair, until recently when the attention of this device is increasing when it comes to stimulating hair growth.
Due to the lack of treatment options that are nonsurgical, laser therapy is again the focus to help millions of men and women for example in the United States alone.
Because of the stimulatory effect of light therapy, scientists and physicians are driven to explore the possibility of hair growth using the low level laser method.
One home device is developed recently with greater laser power in the form of a hat to aid hair growth. This hat or cap would cover the entire top of the scalp and has mesh network containing 224 5-mW laser diodes. One can administer this device in a convenient and discreet fashion since it has a rechargeable battery that will have the treatment continuously done even while on the go. Patients can avail of this treatment by renting through doctors. In order to determine the therapeutic benefits of the procedure, it is recommended that patients should have a long term follow-up with this therapy.
Becasue these LLLT gadgets have laser devices referred as cold lasers that produce no heat, they are considered safe to use since these will not cause damage to one’s skin or hair follicles. As LLLT is absorbed into the cells, researches would indicate that this procedure would enhance the activity of the cells.
With FDA approval, this LLLT method may for some persons respond better than others. It is observed that some people who are still in the beginning of hair loss could have better results. On the overall, many men and women are said to be experiencing positive changes in their hair response to this laser hair therapy.
Several television shows are featuring this new technology, and medial professionals are praising the efficient results of this therapy for hair loss.
In laser hair therapy, it uses less energy than a 40-watt light bulb, thus cannot feel pain, or no cause of damage or thermal, and not pain or cutting sensation. As the visible red light moves into the many layers of tissue, this is being done without injuring your scalp and skin. As the laser light stimulates the hair follicles, blood flow is improved and also the cellular metabolism within the scalp is enhanced.