Facial rejuvenation acupuncture, sometimes referred to as "acupuncture facelift” uses hair-thin needles gently inserted into specific points on the face. This treatment aims to facilitate the movement of blood and stimulate the production of collagen thus nourishing and re-hydrating the skin, toning and reducing the appearance of facial wrinkles.
Herbal masks and facial massage are used to further enhance the “facial rejuvenation” results. Since beauty starts from within, synergistic points are used on the arms, legs and body to further strengthen the body's energy, thereby enhancing the bodies healthful Qi. With this complete holistic treatment a balance between improving exterior facial beauty and strengthening the internal energies that influence beauty are achieved.
Treatments improve muscle tone and dermal contraction, increase collagen production, tighten pores, and increase local circulation of blood and lymph around the face. It can be used to reduce a double chin and sagging jowls, decreases inflammation, puffy or droopy eyelids. Facial spider veins are reduced by applying acupuncture at strategic locations.
Improvement is obvious after the first treatment. Fine lines around the eyes and mouth are noticeably reduced. Sagging skin is noticeable firmer and the facial tone improved. A complete course of treatment is 10 to 12 sessions, 1 to 3 sessions a week. Monthly treatments are recommended to maintain results. Patients have reported looking 20 years younger.