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Defining Cosmetic Acupuncture And Its Uses

Defining Cosmetic Acupuncture And Its Uses
10 Oct 2017

Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese therapy where thin, hair-like needles are pierced in certain body points to stimulate natural healing power. Acupuncture’s popularity in Northern Beaches has been on the rise for over decades, and it is now considered to be safe and effective for treating a multitude of conditions. And because acupuncture stimulates the production of elastin and collagen fibers, relaxes muscles and improves blood circulation, it has been used to enhance beauty and preserve a youthful look in China ever since the ancient times. Acupuncture has recently become a recognised method for facial rejuvenation and skin restoration, a practice which is known as cosmetic acupuncture.   The treatment uses super-fine needles to target underlying issues that sta ...Read More

Reducing Menopausal Symptoms Through Acupuncture

Reducing Menopausal Symptoms Through Acupuncture
03 Oct 2017

Acupuncture is a practice coming down right from the ancient medicinal era. It offers various therapeutic benefits and thus, is safe for most women. Acupuncture not only controls pain, but it can also increase the flow of blood while balancing the energy. This can be very effective in alleviating symptoms of menopause.   Vasomotor symptoms   Three quarters of women experience vasomotor symptoms (VMS) during their menopause, which are generally hot flushes and night sweats. VMS lasts for an average of 5.2 years but persists in 10% of women for more than 15 years. This can cause social embarrassment, physical discomfort and sleep deprivation. Risk factors for VMS include gaining body mass index, Caucasian ethnicity, being a smoker, financial impoverishment, feeli ...Read More

Perks Of Acupuncture During Pregnancy

Perks Of Acupuncture During Pregnancy
18 Sep 2017

For centuries, women prefer using acupuncture and Chinese medicine as a part of their pregnancy treatment. The treatments are safe when applied by experienced therapists. Pregnancy often causes nausea and discomforts, and women experiencing such ailments can benefit greatly when they opt for acupuncture.    Experienced therapists observe pregnant women as part of their daily practice and use intricate but simple methods of piercing to support healthy pregnancy. Sometimes, both acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine are used to support and prepare the body for labour, birth and mothering.   After your pregnancy is confirmed   It is recommended to pay weekly visits to an acupuncturist, particularly if one has a history of miscarriage, difficult ...Read More

How Can You Reduce The Symptoms Of Menopause Through Acupuncture Treatment?

How Can You Reduce The Symptoms Of Menopause Through Acupuncture Treatment?
31 Aug 2017

Hot flushes, night sweats, aches and pain are all common menopausal symptoms. These symptoms can be seen when hormonal changes take place in your body. This can have an effect on your work and life. Treating them with the help of pharmaceutical drugs can result in one or more acute to severe side effects. Fortunately, the discomforts can also be cured through a traditional method of treatment called acupuncture. When you choose to undergo the treatment of acupuncture, these symptoms can be relieved with ease.   Acupuncture treatment is safe for women and, in fact, studies have proven that it is very fruitful in treating menopausal symptoms in women.   The effectiveness acupuncture   The origin of acupuncture is China. An acupuncturist inserts thin ...Read More