Cosmetic Acupuncture has been practiced for more than four thousands of years ago in China. Practitioner during that era has discovered ways to utilized and change the flow of energy to create healing from within the body. They had found ways to channel the body’s energy flow to nourish from internal to external body by using acupuncture and herbal formulas which nature has given us.
It is essentially better known as cosmetic dermatology with acupuncture. It is a non-surgical procedure that help reduces the signs of aging. This is a painless technique that has been used many years ago in ancient China and now becoming more and more popular today. Very fine acupuncture needles are placed in specific positions on face, neck, hands, and feet based upon the foundation principles of TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine). One-time-use needles are inserted in meridians that establish the energy flow and produces small nature molecules collagen that trigger within your body. It is important to visit a certified licensed acupuncture facial rejuvenation practitioner to get the maximum benefit or result which can underlying signs that contribute to aging development.
With only just a few treatments, facial rejuvenation with acupuncture can eliminates 3-6 years from the patient’s face. Imagine having prematurely aging cells surfacing earlier in age then expected. In TCM there are many different factors such as a blockages in the meridians where qi and blood flow, it is a blood deficiency company by lack of nourishing of yin, spleen qi deficiency which fail to holding upward, or even toxins that came from shampoos, pesticides, cleaning products, chemicals in the air which we sometime can’t avoid.
What to expect after the treatment. Some patient noticed an increased of collagen production and increased in muscle tone along with dermal contraction. Lines are softening and wrinkles are becoming less apparent. Also feeling of more relaxed and feeling more radiated from within. Skin starting to feel softer with more elasticity due to the increased blood circulation and facial lymphatic drainage as well.
The treatment course is around 10-15 sessions and each individual will respond differently depending of their condition and style of living. Following initial course of treatment, maintenance sessions are highly recommended because it can further or prolong results for more than five years long.
Facial rejuvenation acupuncture is an excellent alternative way than cosmetic surgery. It is far less costly compares and it is safe. Unlike surgery that it needs certain about of recovery time with swelling and discoloration. There is no trauma from facial rejuvenation acupuncture. If one seek for facial restructure such as nose for example, having cosmetic surgery might be the only option.
Lastly, facial rejuvenation acupuncture is not recommended to patient who has: heart disorders, peacemaker, diabetes mellitus, bleeding disorders, pituitary disorders and during pregnancy.