What is Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture?
Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture is a painless, non-surgical method of reducing signs of the aging process. Based on the principles of Oriental Medicine, it is a rejuvenation and revitalization process that involves the insertion of hair-thin needles into areas of the face, ears, neck, hands, trunk and legs along meridians of energy called Qi (pronounced chee). The procedure is designed to help the whole body look and feel younger.
History of Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture:
Facial rejuvenation acupuncture or Cosmetic acupuncture (Mei Rong) has a long history dating back to 475 to 221 BC in China. It was used along with Chinese herbal remedies to treat the women of the ruling family and those serving them which included the Queen and the royal concubines. It was used to promote health, longevity, and beauty among the privileged during that period.
Rejuvenating & Anti-aging Effects:
Acupuncture affects the autonomic nervous system which facilitates the parasympathetic nervous system to decrease stress and anxiety levels, slows the heart rate, lowers blood pressure, regulates digestive functioning, and creates a state of homeostasis. It promotes physiological balance and homeostasis within the body which facilitates anti-aging effects.
Acupuncture also increases blood flow to the face when results in a more youthful glow and a brighter complexion to the skin.
Why Use Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture:
It is a safe treatment which brings more vitality and radiance to the face as well as treating stress and otherunderlying conditions in the body. Insomnia, fatigue, and menstrual disorders are some of the common underlying imbalances addressed during a treatment. It is less expensive and invasive than other treatments such as plastic surgery or botox injections. You do not have to worry about side effects such as inflammation, toxicity, or sagging of the skin. It can help address skin issues such as acne, rosacea, and sun damage. Results can start to be seen in 4-6 treatments with more substantial effects seen after a 10-12 treatment course.
Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture Benefits:
Decreases the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles - Increases both collagen & elastin production - Tightens pores - Reduces frown lines - Brightens the eyes - Increases circulation of blood flow - Regulates hormonal acne - Anti-aging effect - Improves muscle tone - Can address underlying health conditions - Improve overall health & well-being
$135 per Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture treatment - 90 min