Acupuncture uses very fine needles placed at certain points on the body to correct imbalances in the bodys flow of Qi (energy).
Facial Enhancement and Natural Skincare Therapy
Acupuncture has a long history of use for cosmetic purposes and Chinese medicine theory and practise has taught that internal nourishment and smooth flow of blood and energy in the body will manifest as healthy external radiance.
Cosmetic acupuncture skin needling is a natural , non surgical alternative to current anti-aging procedures such as Botox, chemical peels and dermabrasion.
It can also be used for scarring and to relieve acne, breakouts and other medical skin conditions along with conventional care.It is for those who not only want to maintain beauty, radiance and vitality in the face,but also want to improve their overall health and wellbeing.This procedure is an extension of traditional acupuncture, incorporating body needling with facial points to enhance collagen production, reinvigorate blood circulation,even out skin tone and tighten the skin,revealing a natural,supple look.
Ruri facial diagnosis and Chinese medicine principles are used to define any health issues present in the body which may be contributing to skin problems. Acupuncture techniques are then applied to rebalance and stimulate the bodys energy and benefit the skin. Acupuncture is then followed by facial massage using organic natural oils . Gua Sha, Facial cupping and jade rollers are used to finish the session.
Some benefits of Facial acupuncture include:
- Erases fine lines and reducing appearance of deeper wrinkles
- Reduces puffiness and bags under the eyes
- Improved facial muscle tone,moisture and skin elasticity
- Tightens pores
- Invigorates blood circulation and increases collagen production leaving the skin healthy and radiant
- Can help address many skin conditions including pigmentation, Rosacea, Acne,Eczema and Psoriasis
- No chemicals or deadly toxins
- No swelling or skin peeling
- No recovery time
- Overall health improvement
- Cost effective
- True rejuvenation
- Sterile single use stainless steel needles for all treatments.
Cosmetic Topical Herbal Treatment
Topical Chinese herbal facials can be given as a needle free beauty treatment to freshen the skin and alleviate symptoms of common skin problems such as aging skin, dry or oily skin, Acne, hyperpigmentation, vitiligo, psoriasis and eczema. Chinese medicinal herbs and organic carrier oils are selected according to the presenting problem, then used as a soothing mask, followed by a facial massage to stimulate the circulation and stimulate acupoints on the face.Gua sha and Jade rollers are used to finish the treatment.
Acupuncture can also be used in conjunction with a herbal facial to de-stress and balance the bodys energy, brighten the face and increase vitality.
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