4 Beauty Gizmos That Just May Be Worth the Hefty Price

By  December 10, 2011

As beauty experts, even we are sometimes skeptical of all the grooming gadgets claiming to magically transform your look. Often we’re proved wrong—there are several products that are indeed worth the costly investment. In fact, if you pay regular visits to cosmetic medi-spas, these things will likely pay for themselves in just a few uses! Here are four we think are worth shelling out the dough for.

1.DPL™ Deep Penetrating Light Therapy System, $349.99, BedBathAndBeyond.com
Looking for the fountain of youth? This tabletop device emits phototherapeutic light rays that work to heal blemishes, stimulate collagen production, erase crow’s-feet, and increase your skin’s natural moisture to give it a young, fresh appearance.

2. Baby Quasar Phototherapy Device, $449, Beauty.com
Firm loose skin, shrink enlarged pores, and blast away age spots, acne, pigmentation, and fine lines with this professional-grade widget. It uses SequePulse Technology, four wave lengths of anti-inflammatory light—red, amber, and infrared—to reveal a healthy, balanced, beautiful complexion for all skin types.

3. HairMax Laser Comb Lux, $495, BlissWorld.com
We’ve all suffered from hair envy at one point, whether you’ve lusted for frizz-free tresses or lusher locks. If the latter happens to be more appealing to you, this FDA-cleared comb delivers highly concentrated light beams to your scalp to reverse the effects of hair thinning in just 12 weeks.

4. NuFace® Facial Toning System, $325, Nordstrom.com
If your skin could use some hydration, firmness, and lift, this very well may be the gadget for you. Using microcurrent impulses, it stimulates and tones your facial muscles for a taut, fresh effect.