Other Traditional Chinese Medicine Modality
Acupressure or Tui Na Medical Massage Therapy
Chinese Foot and Hand Reflexology
Heal the body and soothe the sole in my clinic. Step into the Chinese zone of ancient healing using thumb, finger and hand techniques.
Benefits of Chinese Reflexology: to promote relaxation, balance energy throughout the body, improve circulation, reduce pain, soothe tired feet, eliminate toxins and encourage overall healing.
Hot Stone Foot Reflexology
In this specialty massage, heated smoothed river stones are bathed in warm aromatherapy oil is used to allow a therapeutic effect for greater relaxation and sense of peace.
Benefits Hot stone Foot Reflexology: to penetrate the heat to specific areas on your feet to melt muscle tension and relieve stress. It also increases circulation and oxygen flow to muscles, releases toxin, promotes energy and balance.
Cupping/ Ventosa Therapy
Gua Sha or Scraping Therapy
This is an age old bodywork technique which is still practiced in China and other parts of Asia. The word "Gua" means to scrape and "Sha" from a TCM point of view, refers to the blood stasis or stagnant blood and qi that blocks the meridian pathway that can affect proper flow of energy and blood. Blood stasis will accumulate in the subcutaneous tissues.
Benefits of Gua Sha: Pain and stiffness, Fever and chill, Neck and back pain, Flu and bronchitis, Earaches, Migraine headaches, Allergic inflammation, Asthma, coughing, and wheezing and Nausea.