What is Cosmetic Acupuncture / IVF Acupuncture?
Cosmetic Acupuncture is also known as Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture; it is simply using non-invasive and holistic way to improve your skin using Acupuncture that is based on thousand years of ancient knowledge. It is alternative to applying chemical injection or using chemical substance on your face. Cosmetic Acupuncture is safe and natural way to pursue against early signs of ageing.
How does it work?
Cosmetic acupuncture works by addressing the cause of ageing that is based on Chinese medicine. Chinese Medicine believes that one part of body can affect the entire body because our body systems are linked like a giant web. This means Cosmetic acupuncture not only can improve appearance of your face but also help to balance the hormone imbalance, puffiness of eyes, droopy eyes, and acne skins for example. Cosmetic Acupuncture can look into your whole body as internal and external system a whole and not just what is presented.
Acupuncture treatment can promotes circulation of Qi and Blood, when Qi and Blood is in flow without blockage into the skin it restores underlying skin to regenerate by producing collagen, helps to heal and removes stagnation, removes toxins through lymph drainage. When collagen and elasticity is restored it tightens muscle, improves skin texture and muscle tone, crow’s feet, bags under the eyes, dry skins, therefore overall skin appears smooth and youthful.
Mostly Asked Question:
Is there any side effect?
Sometimes minimal bruising can occur where the needles been inserted. This reaction can be vary depends on the person who are prone to bleed easily but bruise will go away in few days.
How long does it take to see the effect?
It takes 6-7 weeks to see the effect however this time frame depends on the person’s lifestyle and overall health condition which has important influence in bring satisfactory results.
How long do I have to take the treatment?
Minimum required treatment is between 12 -15 sessions, treatments needs more if you are a smoker. To ensure long lasting effect we recommend maintenance treatment after the course, either once per month or twice per month. The -treatment comes in 2 options:
1. Acupuncture - twice a week for 60 minutes each session.
2. Acupuncture with Facial - once a week for 90 minutes.
Is this for everyone?
People who has high blood pressure, severe migraines, person who has microdermabrasion or chemical peels past 3 weeks, pregnancy, having cold or flu symptoms, acute allergy reaction is better to avoid. It is advised when this condition has been clear by your Doctor to start the treatment. Most beneficial age group recommended are between 30 to 55 years of age.
What can I expect from this treatment?
Initial treatment includes; consultation to discuss which treatment option is best for you and decide areas you most concerned to see improvement.
You can expect during the course of sessions; diminishing fine lines and smoothing out of wrinkles, taut feeling, improving muscle tone and texture, reduction in puffiness under the eyes. Some people commented after few sessions overall glowing and clearing appearance, improved eyesight, headache and cleared up the sinus.
Is there any After Care do I have to know?
Avoid strong sun for too long, spa, swimming or sauna, gym workout right after the treatment. Look after your diet and stress is crucial, maintaining healthy lifestyle is highly recommended.
What is the cost?
Option 1. Acupuncture for 60 minutes - $100
Option 2. Acupuncture with Facial for 90 minutes - $150