Cosmetic Acupuncture

Anti-Aging Acupuncture

While its popular to inject neurotoxins and silicone derivatives into the face to promote beauty and youth, things can easily go overboard. Ideally the face should be able expresses emotions and have a nice glow about the complexion. In Chinese medicine, our spirit is reflected in our eyes and skin, our shen. When we have a healthy flow of qi to the face and a bright shen, you will be attractive no matter your age. Using these techniques along with non-toxic organic skin care your face and body will thank you.

The patient above had 16 treatments. It is usually 10 treatments 2 times a week for 5 weeks. Anti-aging acupuncture is an effective, non-surgical procedure to reduce the signs of aging. Much safer than injections, facial fillers, and traditional facelifts. It involves the insertion of very thin disposable needles into the Acupuncture points on the face. This will increase the circulation to the face and stimulate collagen production, which will fill out the lines and give firmness to the skin for a healthy, fresh porcelain complexion, while reducing sagging, dark circles, and puffiness under the eyes.

Facial Micro-current

Micro-current uses low-level electrical current to trigger muscles in the area that it is applied. For the face, using micro current will strengthen the muscle tone of the face and neck, helping to lift the brow and jowls. Like exercise for your face, micro-current also helps to improve the lymphatic drainage of the neck and ear areas. This can help conditions of puffiness, sagging, as well as, clearing ear and sinus congestion. At the cellular level micro-current helps the body’s production of amino acids and Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP), which helps to heal and repair skin conditions and inflammation. Micro current also stimulates collagen and elastin for the appearance of tighter, smoother skin. Results are cumulative.

In short Facial Microcurrent helps to:

~Lift the Brow and jowl line

~Improves skin overall appearance

~Improves lymphatic circulation

~Helps the appearance scar tissue

~Reduce wrinkles and fine lines

Facial Cupping

Cupping has been a tradition in Chinese medicine for thousands of years, typically it is used to increase circulation and help to detoxify muscles. For the face cupping also helps bring a glow to the skin by increasing blood flow to the muscles. In the small areas of the face cupping helps stimulate collagen production

Facial Cupping:

~Detoxifies the skin

~Brings blood flow to the skin

~Helps promote elasticity and collagen

~Promotes lymphatic drainage

~Very helpful for TMJ conditions

Weight loss and reduction of cellulite

We also specialize in facilitating your weight loss regimen for maximum results using abdominal acupuncture.  Increasing your metabolism and encouraging excellent absorption of proper nutrients and aiding elimination, using just acupuncture. Patients slim down from 1-2 sizes while firming the abdomen.