Wellness Treatments FAQs

LED LIGHT THERAPY

What is LED Light Therapy?

Also known as Phototherapy or Color Light Therapy, this process uses a high tech device that releases low-level light energy into the deeper layers of the skin to encourage or cells to activate the healing process. Our skin has the ability to absorb certain wavelengths and colors of light.

The spectrum of lights available can target a range of skin concerns such as aging, acne, uneven skin tone, sun damage, inflammation and redness. This light source does not contain harmful UVA or UVB light, and has been used by hospital dermatology for over a decade. LED treatments are beneficial, soothing, relaxing, and painless. Although the time needed for ideal results can vary from person to person, you will notice a brighter, cleaner, and smoother complexion after one treatment.

What different lights are offered?

RED light offers anti-aging. Combats wrinkles and increases collagen production to promote smooth and youthful skin.

PURPLE light offers cell rejuvenation. Increases cell regeneration and renewal.

BLUE light offers anti-acne and cleaning. Eliminates acne-causing bacteria and reduces acne.

GREEN light offers skin balancing. Helps even skin complexion for naturally beautiful skin.

YELLOW light offers redness reducing. Alleviates redness from inflammation, sunburn, and rosacea.

ORANGE light offers revitalization. Promotes a brighter glow for more radiant skin. Adds vitality to dull complexions.

What are the contraindications?

LED light therapy is painless and safe however if any of the following conditions apply to you, we cannot perform this treament:

  • Pregnant
  • Epileptic
  • Photo-Allergy
  • On medication that causes light sensitivity (such as Tetracycline)
  • Currently taking steroid or cortisone injections

INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE

What is an Indian Head Massage?

Indian Head Massage is based on the ancient healing system of Ayurveda. The treatment involves balancing the top three chakras (energy centres) bringing forth a feeling of inner peace and wellbeing. There are both physical and psychological benefits. This very relaxing treatment is excellent for stress release, headaches and fatigue, insomnia, migraines, and sinusitis associated with allergies or neck tension. It increases joint mobility and flexibility in the neck and shoulders. It improves circulation and lymphatic flow, relaxes connective tissue and helps flush built-up toxins in our system.

What are the benefits of an Indian Head Massage?

  • Helps prevent migraines, headaches and back pain.
  • Promotes hair growth.
  • Detoxifies the body through lymphatic drainage.
  • Relieves insomnia, anxiety, and depression.
  • Renews energy levels.
  • Boosts memory capabilities.

What can I expect from this service?

While lying on a massage table fully clothed, you will have a nourishing oil applied to the face, neck and scalp using wonderful massage techniques that promote both relaxation and circulation.

The oil we use is Diego Dalla Palma Universal Repairing Oil. It is a combination of 7 natural oils that are packed with nourishing and restorative effects.

There are no silicones, mineral oil, synthetic oils, preservatives, dyes, or perfume allergens found in this oil. The active ingredients are astaxanthin, organic acai, argan and Buriti oils, sugar beet oils, shea butter, sweet almond rice, meadowfoam, and vitamin E.

After your treatment, it is advisable to relax to ensure maximum benefit from the treatment. Drink plenty of water to flush out the toxins that we have broken down.

What are the contraindications?

  • Contagious or infectious diseases, scalp infections
  • Dysfunction of the Nervous System (Meningitis, an Inflammation of the Brain)
  • Fever
  • Head Lice
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Sycosis Barbae
  • Undiagnosed lumps and bumps
  • Bells Palsy
  • Tinnitus
  • Recent Head or Neck Injury
  • Severe Bruising in Treatment Area
  • Recent Haemorrhage (especially Brain)
  • Arthritis/Osteoporosis in Treatment Area

If you have any further inquiries, please e-mail us at luxurylashandbrowtique@gmail.com or submit a message through our CONTACT button in the menu and we will be happy to assist!