Broad Band Light (BBL) is an innovative approach to treat a variety of skin conditions Photo Caption: With summer coming to an end, you may be experiencing skin damage from the harsh UV rays and the plethora of outdoor activities. Jiva can help. How to Fix Post-Summer Skin Damage with Broad Band Light With summer coming to an end, you may be experiencing skin damage from the harsh UV rays and the plethora of outdoor activities. Though there are plenty of home remedies to treat sun damage, many treatments, including Broad Band Light (BBL), VI Peels, and skincare products, are guaranteed to fix the damage and prevent future concerns. Continue reading to learn about the most highly recommended treatments for your sun-damaged skin by experts at Jiva Med Spa. Broad Band Light (BBL) Broad Band Light (BBL) is an innovative approach to treat a variety of skin conditions, including aging, sun damage, acne, flushing, rosacea, and other types of blemishes. It can treat virtually any area of your body, including your face, neck, chest, back, arms, and hands. BBL is a comfortable treatment with minimal downtime, and the process takes only about 30 minutes to treat your entire body. To learn more about BBL therapy and receive a personalized treatment plan, contact a medical professional at Jiva Med Spa. VI Peels VI Peels are another treatment that can help the harsh effects of the sun and leave you with glowing, radiant skin. A VI Peel is an advanced medical-grade chemical peel that can help with various skin concerns, including sun damage. The solution contains ingredients including trichloroacetic acid, salicylic acid, retinoic acid, and vitamin C, which exfoliates the outer layer of skin and promotes cell turnover and collagen production. The treatment provides many benefits for the skin, including the appearance of pigmentation, wrinkles, and sunspots, caused by the harsh summer sun. Alastin A-Luminate Brightening Serum In addition to treatments, there are many skincare products that can help revitalize your skin and reduce damage caused by the sun. Experts at Jiva recommend the Alastin A-Luminate Brightening Serum to combat post-summer skin damage. The serum targets hyperpigmentation, sun damage, and brown spots caused by intense UV rays. In addition to the instant short-term improvement of your skin, this product will also create the appearance of more luminous skin over time. This advanced serum works best when supporting other treatments such as BBL and VI Peels. Don’t Forget SPF! Last, but certainly not least, it is important to acknowledge the importance of wearing sunscreen every day to prevent future sun damage and reduce your risk of skin cancer. When buying a sunscreen, the American Academy of Dermatology notes that it is important to look for the following factors: “Broad Spectrum,” which means it protects the skin from both the UVA and UVB rays SPF 30 or higher Water-resistant formula Revive Your Sun-Damaged Skin Today at Jiva Med Spa! Want to provide relief to your skin using BBL, VI Peels, and Alastin skincare products? Visit Jiva Med Spa to receive a consultation with our skilled medical professionals and receive a personalized treatment plan. Consult with our experts at our Columbus (614-421-7546), Dayton (937-705-9430), or Cincinnati (513-834-1770) locations to get started today!