This course is designed for Acupuncturists to review or relearn the fine art of cosmetic acupuncture to offer to their current client base.
This Cosmetic acupuncture course focuses on reducing the fine lines on the face, which most often occur due to accumulation of life's daily stresses on the mind body and spirit. In order to treat the face, we also treat the internal organs, balancing & harmonizing their internal relationships. This helps the face to look younger and brighter.
Scalp Acupuncture, a specialized technique for dealing with motor impairment, paralysis and tremors. Scalp acupuncture deals with a homunculus on the head for points on the body, as with auricular.
Cosmetic Acupuncture has attracted great attention in the last few years. It used to be a treatment only for the rich and famous in Hollywood, but now everyone wants the royal treatment.
Cosmetic Acupuncture is an effective, non-surgical treatment to reduce the signs of aging. It is based on the principles of Chinese Medicine, which involves the insertion of very thin disposable needles into the acupuncture points on the face. This superficial insertion will increase the local circulation to the face and stimulate collagen production, which will fill out the lines and give firmness to the skin for a healthy, glowing complexion.
A 1996 report in the international journal of Clinical Acupuncture reported that among 300 cases treated with Cosmetic Acupuncture, 90% had marked effects with one course of treatment. The effects include: The skin becomes delicate, improvement of elasticity of facial muscles, ruddier complexion, and overall rejuvenation.
Cosmetic Acupuncture may take 5-10 years off your client's face. It helps to eliminate fine lines and makes the deeper lines look softer. It can also help to minimize dard circles, puffy eyes, double chin, sagging skin, and dropping eyelids. Other benefits include:
~ Relaxes muscle tone
~ Increases circulation, therefore oxygenates the skin
~ Increases collagen production
~ Tightens the pores, and brightens the eyes
~ Keeps acne skin under control
~ Nourshes the skin, giving you a healthy complexion with a natural glow
~ Moisturizes the skin from inside, and gives rosy cheeks to people with dull, tired looking skin
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