Acupuncture has been used for thousands of years to treat many conditions and illnesses. The effectiveness of acupuncture has been related to the manipulation of the energy points on the body to balance and to remove blockages in the meridians (channels of blood and energy), in order to achieve health and to prevent diseases.
Cosmetic Acupuncture is an effective, non-surgical treatment to reduce the signs of aging. It is based on the principles of Chinese Medicine, which involve the insertion of very thin disposable needles into the acupuncture points on the face. During this one-hour treatment, Adelaide Health Clinic's registered Traditional Chinese Medicinie practitioner and acupuncturist, Jumy Kim helps undo signs of aging by applying Mei Zen cosmetic acupuncture, which has been demonstrated live on Dr. Oz. by shallowly inserting disposable, hair-thin needles into select points on the face, acupuncture boosts circulation and opens energy pathways.
Cosmetic Acupuncture may take 5-10 years off your face. It helps to eliminate fine lines and makes the deeper lines look softer. It can also help to minimize dark circles, puffy eyes, double chin, sagging skin, and drooping eyelids.
Other benefits include:
- Relaxes muscle tone
- Increases circulation, therefore oxygenates the skin
- Increases collagen production
- Tightens the pores, and brightens the eyes
- Keeps acne skin under control
- Nourishes the skin, giving you a healthy complexion with a natural glow
- Moisturizes the skin from inside, and gives rosy cheeks to people with dull, tired looking skin
- Improves sleep, digestion, and state of mind
Jumy Kim practices pharmaceutical-free healing to help clients with everything from managing asthma to losing weight. She’s also a specialist in Mai Zen cosmetic acupuncture. She is able to soften signs of aging so patients have an alternative to plastic surgery, injections and Botox treatments. Realizing not everyone is comfortable around needles, she also practices needle-less acupuncture, stimulating energy points with low-level laser therapy.
In conjunction, the Adelaide Spa’s facial services, cosmetic acupuncture can help you regain a youthful face.
A glycolic peeling, microdermabrasion and laser treatments are used to treat many skin conditions including dryness, pigmentation, sun spots, fine lines and acne. The combination of cosmetic acupuncture and skin treatments will increase the health of your face.
Q. Who would benefit from this procedure?
A. Anyone who wants to delay the process of aging and wants to look and feel younger.
Q. Can I do Cosmetic Acupuncture if I had botox?
A. Yes, Cosmetic Acupuncture will maintain the effectiveness of Botox, so it will save you a couple injections per year
Q. What is the course of treatment?
A. The course of the treatment is between 10-12 sessions. This will be done 1-2 times a week for best results. Each individual will respond differently to the treatment depending on their age and lifestyle. Visible results will be noticeable after 6 -7 sessions. Maintenance may be needed once every 3 to 6 months.
Book a free 15 minute acupuncture consultation with Jumy Kim at the Adelaide Health Clinic’s front desk to learn more. Call 416-367-5200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org