anchors the jar on the surface of the body and draws the skin upward. This stimulates blood flow in the area, and draws out toxins and stagnant energy. The cups are left in place for 5 to 10 minutes. Often an herbal oil is rubbed onto the skin so the cups can be moved and positioned over other adjacent points. Cupping may be used for arthritis, back pain, soft tissue injuries, paralysis, bronchitis and asthma.
Chinese Herbal Medicine
Our office utilizes herbs that are safe and effective. We purchase our herbal products from reputable companies with your health and safety in mind.
The herbal properties of Mugwort, combined with the heat penetrate deeply into the body to help reduce pain, increase immunity and increase vitality. Patients usually feel very relaxed and enjoy the warmth that comes with a moxibustion treatment.
- Acupressure-applied pressure to a point or meridian
- Electrical Acupuncture-a form of acupuncture where a small electrical current is passed between pairs of acupuncture needles. For people with needle phobia, needle less acupuncture is possible with Tens pads attached to acupuncture points
- Gua Sha-rubbing on the skin with a blunt or rounded object
- Dietary Consultation-self care and healing using foods
To Schedule An Appointment:
Please call: (805) 963-9429
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