MAIL ONLINE: Red LED lights used to treat acne could prevent scarring after surgery by slowing down collagen production, say researchers

  • Bhavneet Shergill

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Dr Bav Shergill, a consultant dermatologist, and honorary senior lecturer at Manchester University, believes the early results are encouraging but adds: ‘Red light sounds promising but more information is needed on how it works and how effective it is. I look forward to seeing the results of this new trial.’

Period21 Oct 2019

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  • TitleRed LED lights used to treat acne could prevent scarring after surgery by slowing down collagen production, say researchers
    Media name/outletMail Online
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date21/10/19
    DescriptionDr Bav Shergill, a consultant dermatologist, and honorary senior lecturer at Manchester University, believes the early results are encouraging but adds: ‘Red light sounds promising but more information is needed on how it works and how effective it is. I look forward to seeing the results of this new trial.’
    URLhttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7597895/Red-LED-lights-used-treat-acne-prevent-scarring-surgery.html
    PersonsBhavneet Shergill

Keywords

  • dermatology
  • scarring
  • surgery