Polychromatic light therapy (PLT) is a cutting-edge approach that harnesses the power of multiple wavelengths of light emitted by light-emitting diodes (LEDs). It has gained recognition among researchers as photobiomodulation (PBM), referring to the biological effects it produces. By delivering light at various wavelengths, PLT penetrates tissue at different depths, triggering a cascade of beneficial effects within cells.
The primary mechanism behind PLT's efficacy lies in its ability to assist in the production of adenosine triphosphate (ATP). ATP is the energy currency of cells and plays a crucial role in cellular repair and regeneration. When cells absorb light energy from PLT, particularly infrared (IR) light combined with either blue or red light, it stimulates the production of ATP. This enhanced ATP production fuels the cellular processes involved in healing and rejuvenation.
One significant advantage of polychromatic light is its ability to penetrate tissue more deeply compared to monochromatic light. The synergy between different wavelengths allows the light energy to reach deeper layers of tissue, maximizing its therapeutic effects. Additionally, PLT has been found to facilitate the release of nitric oxide, a compound that supports improved circulation. Enhanced circulation, or blood flow, is a vital component of the healing process as it delivers oxygen and nutrients to the tissues while removing metabolic waste products.
Inlight's PLT therapy pads are designed to target specific areas of concern, allowing for precise and effective treatment. By harnessing the power of polychromatic light energy, PLT serves as a valuable tool for restoring and improving overall health and vitality. Whether used for wound healing, pain management, or skin rejuvenation, PLT offers a non-invasive and innovative approach to harnessing the therapeutic potential of light for the benefit of our cells and overall well-being.