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Our reVive Light Therapy® and dpl® Light Therapy brands offer a wide range of home light therapy products. They come in different sizes, shapes, and prices. And they’re meant to address very different issues, from wrinkle reduction to acne control and prevention to pain relief.

Here, we’ll break down the differences in our various small, portable devices, so you can make the best choice when deciding which one is right for you.

Comparing the Portables

Before looking at the specific products, it’s helpful to know that our various portable devices come in two different modalities, each with their own features and benefits:

Wrinkle Reduction and Anti-Aging

  • Combined Infrared (IR), Deep Red, Red, and Amber light spectrums
  • Reduces fine lines and wrinkles, including smile lines, crow’s feet, and brow lines
  • Stimulates natural production of collagen and elastin
  • Improves uneven skin tone
  • Reduces redness, inflammation, and swelling
  • Minimizing effects of sun damage: sun, age, and dark spots
  • Rejuvenates and repairs cells below the skin’s surface
  • Supports skin healing and recovery
  • Minimizes damage caused by sunburn, bruising, and cuts

Acne Treatment

  • Combined Blue and Red light spectrums
  • Destroys acne-causing bacteria deep within the skin
  • Calms redness and inflammation
  • Purifies skin
  • Stabilizes oil glands
  • Reduces future flare-ups
  • Improves uneven skin tone
  • Reduces appearance of large pores
  • FSA eligible

Other features and benefits of all our portable devices include: 

  • FDA-cleared, OTC Class II device
  • 3-minute treatment time
  • Easy operation
  • Safe, all-natural, drug-free treatment
  • Versatility: Use on face or body
  • 6-month warranty
  • User guide

Glo devices being used


Our line of Glō by reVive Light Therapy® Portable devices come in both of the modalities above, with all the benefits of each. Features and benefits that differentiate the Glō include:

  • 1″ Diameter treatment area
  • Wand-style design
  • Auto shut-off
  • Power source: 3 AAA batteries (not included)

In short, the Glō by reVive Light Therapy® has a round treatment area that is among the largest in a portable device, giving you the maximum treatment area in an easy-to-carry, wand-style device.

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“It’s a must have for any beauty/skin care aficionado! Not only is this a safe, natural alternative to more invasive procedures, the results are not only quickly noticeable (when used as suggested) but LONG TERM. Technology is handheld and provides LED/IR light therapy to combat aging/wrinkles lines/redness/swelling, etc., whilst boosting collagen/elastin/ circulation and cellular repair! This compact sized device will give you the most AMAZINGLY glowing, smooth skin, with minimum sacrifice of time- its also PAINLESS and actually relaxing.”

Angela P.

Hand holding reVive Light Therapy® Essentials


Our line of reVive Light Therapy® Essentials devices come in both of the modalities above, with all the benefits of each. Features and benefits that distinguish the Essentials include: 

  • 1.65″ x 1.37″ Treatment area 
  • Triangular light head design makes it easy to treat all the contours of your face 
  • Auto shut-off 
  • 2 power sources: USB power cord OR 3 AA batteries (not included) 

In short, the reVive Light Therapy® Essentials has a triangular treatment area that is among the largest in a portable device. Even better, it is our most versatile portable, allowing you to treat even hard-to-reach areas of your face—like around the eyes and nose—comfortably and completely. And the dual power source means you’ll always have power on-the-go.  

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“I use it daily and my skin is looking better. I have been breaking out on my chin and had a huge deep pimple and I kept using the light and it resolved. My skin appearance seems to be improving. I also have rosacea and it has improved and I seem to have less flair ups despite the irritation to my skin from wearing a mask in the hospital all day and everywhere else.”

Mary S.

Hand holding reVive Light Therapy Spot device


Our reVive Light Therapy® Spot – Acne Treatment device features and benefits include:

  • 1″ Diameter treatment area
  • Wand-style design
  • Auto shut-off
  • Power source: 3 AAA batteries (not included)

In short, the reVive Light Therapy® Spot is a great device for acne sufferers who want to fight acne whenever and wherever they see it. And with two power options you’ll be ready to go, wherever you go.

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“Not many things can amaze me. Spot Acne Treatment just did. This thing is amazing. I am 39 and I had acne since I was teenager. I had acne. I don’t have them any more and I am so happy about it. I ordered my Spot last week, I had face full of acne last night. Today I woke up and realized that I do not have even one acne on my face. I used it first time yesterday. It is amazing I wish I knew about long ago.”


holding reVive Light Therapy Poof – Acne Treatment


Our reVive Light Therapy® Poof – Acne Treatment device features and benefits include:

  • 3/4″ Diameter treatment area
  • Wand-style design
  • Smallest, most portable device
  • Available in 2 colors: Black or White
  • Power source: 1 AAA battery (not included)

In short, the reVive Light Therapy® Poof is our smallest, most affordable portable for on-the-go acne treatment. It’s as happy and handy in a packed bag as a purse or even a pocket.

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“I had this ridiculous zit under my lip that wouldn’t go away. It took a few days, but its gone! I love that its focused and you can really zone in on one area.”

Adelyne T.

reVive Light Therapy Soniqué Mini on counter

Soniqué Mini

Our reVive Light Therapy® Soniqué Mini devices are distinct among our handheld portables. They come in both Anti-Aging and Acne modalities, with all the benefits of each. But their additional features and a different purpose as facial cleansing tools set them apart:

  • 1.5″ Diameter treatment areas
  • Waterproof design withstands water and cleansers
  • Sonic vibrations massage skin and open pores for deeper clean
  • 2 interchangeable silicone treatment heads (cleansing and massage)
  • Use for light therapy alone or light therapy + cleansing with 3 settings (light therapy only; light therapy + gentle sonic vibration; light therapy + higher sonic vibration)
  • 3-minute light therapy treatment time
  • Manual control cleansing time
  • Power source: 2 AAA batteries (not included)

In short, the reVive Light Therapy® Soniqué Mini tools are unique among our handheld portable devices. They combine light therapy with a sonic vibration face cleansing tool. If you’re looking for a new level of facial cleansing to go along with your light therapy treatments, these are the devices for you.

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“I was surprised how easily this worked. My skin was horrible! I really saw some results in the first few days.”

Sherrette S.

We want to make your choice between our reVive Light Therapy® and dpl® Light Therapy products as easy as possible. For additional comparison guides, check out our Comparing the Pain Relief Devices and Comparing the Handhelds articles. For additional questions, check out our FAQs or contact us.

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