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What is the difference between moxibustion and acupuncture?


Moxibustion’s main functions are to warm meridians and expel cold, to induce the smooth flow of Qi and blood, and to strengthen Yang energy. Acupuncture, on the other hand, uses sterile needles to stimulate certain acupuncture points to bring the body back into balance.

What is the difference between moxibustion and acupuncture?2021-11-11T04:19:10+00:00

What is Chinese moxibustion?


Chinese moxibustion involves burning an herb called Artemisia vulgaris (Ai Ye) to open up the meridians in the body and to increase yang energy.

What is Chinese moxibustion?2021-11-11T04:17:36+00:00

Does facial gua sha really work?


Yes! When gua sha is generally applied on the face, it can relieve facial tension, strengthen muscle tone, increase blood circulation and improve lymphatic drainage. Please note that at this moment, we do not provide facial gua sha.

Does facial gua sha really work?2021-11-11T04:14:19+00:00

Should gua sha be painful?


Usually, gua sha is not painful and many find it to be relaxing. A few people have reported some minor temporary discomfort over tight knots during the treatment.

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How often should gua sha be done?


It depends on the individual and condition. Acute symptoms may only need 1-2 treatments. We typically recommend once a week for chronic conditions. We can include gua sha into your acupuncture session. We also offer full visits that focus only on gua sha.

How often should gua sha be done?2021-11-11T04:12:06+00:00

What is gua sha good for?


Gua sha is good for pain, inflammation, and immune support. Most individuals seek out gua sha for muscle tension and pain, but it can be helpful for many other conditions, such as headache, common cold, cough, and asthma.

What is gua sha good for?2021-11-11T04:11:33+00:00

what are the benefits of cupping therapy?


Cupping therapy helps to open up the meridians in your body to release stagnation. Cupping therapy provides pain relief, reduces painful trigger points, improves blood and lymph circulation, and promotes mobility. Individuals with bronchitis, asthma, congestion, common cold, arthritis, and gastrointestinal disorders can also benefit from cupping therapy.

what are the benefits of cupping therapy?2021-11-05T21:06:02+00:00
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