Cosmetic acupuncture

The common cosmetic items

  • Facial Lift
  • Weight Control
  • Beautification of skin colors 

Cosmetic acupuncture has become more popular because it is less intrusive, safe, reliable and with persistent effectiveness, and with a focus on bringing back balanced health.

 

The use of acupuncture for fresh face appearance and anti-aging is based on TCM channel system. Qi, Blood, and body fluids are all ascended to the face through channels, therefore only with good functions of zang-fu organs and abundant Qi and Blood ensure face shine with healthy red, moistening, lustrous and elastic

Techniques used

  • Body needles, auricular      needles, three-edged needle, dermal needle, press needles, ear seeds
  • Electro-acupuncture
  • Moxibustion
  • Cupping
  • Jade stones
  • Aroma essential oils 
  • Green clay
  • Herbs

How long does it take to see results?

Cosmetic acupuncture treatments are normally 12 sessions (2 hours per session), results may be different for each individual. 


It may take 3 - 4 sessions to see some results. 


An annual 3-4 session after completing the full 12 sessions to maintain the effect is recommended.


Conditions may be benefited

  • Skin conditions: acne, freckle,  chloasma, age pigment, flat wart, sunburn, chorioplaque, neurodermatitis, urticaria, alopecia areata, black nevus, vitiligo,  psoriasis.
  • ENT (ear, nose, throat) conditions: stye, exophthalmus, twitching of eyelids, conjunctivitis, red nose, mouth or tongue ulcer.   
  • Other conditions: obesity, melanosis, wrinkles, emaciation, baggy eyelids, senile plague, hair loss. 

Reference

1. Zheng M. Chinese-English edition of acupuncture cosmetology. Shanghai Scientific and Technical Pub; 2007. 319 p.