The problem of hair loss is concerning aspect of many men and women and specialists are continuously developing means to alleviate this concern. There is now a treatment called low level laser therapy as a possible mechanism of action to solve hair loss. 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.
Note that millions of men and women in the United States alone are affected with this hair loss problem, and because there is a lack of viable nonsurgical treatment for this problem, laser therapy is once again the focus.
Laser therapy is known by scientists and physicians to have a stimulatory effect for hair growth.
One home device is developed recently with greater laser power in the form of a hat to aid hair growth. This hat or cap contains 224 5-mW laser diodes in a mesh network that would cover the whole scalp. This hat or cap has a rechargeable battery that you can administer in a convenient and discreet fashion even while you are on the go. Physicians are having these devices at a rental cost and patients can avail of this treatment. 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. It is indicated in researches that when LLLT is absorbed into the cells, there is an enhanced cellular activity happening to promote hair growth.
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. Specialists can claim that many men and women are experiencing positive changes in their hair when they underwent laser hair therapy.
This innovative technology has been featured for many years in several TV stations that shows praises from the medical professions about this new technology as efficient 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. It is noteworthy to mention that as the visible red light moves into many layers into the tissue of your skin and scalp, there is no injury happening in the process. As the laser light stimulates the hair follicles, blood flow is improved and also the cellular metabolism within the scalp is enhanced.