Cosmetic Acupuncture (Facial) at MClinic

Cosmetic acupuncture or facial acupuncture is an effective way of removing fine lines around the eyes, lips, and nose, and softening deeper lines. It also helps to reduce deep chin lines and bags under the eyes, and to improve dark circles. The lifting and firming effects can be profound.
Surgery and Botox can produce a mask-like effect, but this effect is never seen with cosmetic acupuncture.
Very thin, disposable acupuncture needles are inserted at specific points on the face. This increases vitality in the area and stimulates local production of collagen and elastin, which strengthens the structure of the skin.This results in a general tightening of facial skin and gives a smoother, firmer line to face. Because of the increased circulation of blood and lymph there is also an improvement in the complexion. Cosmetic acupuncure treatment will never replace a cosmetic face lift, but for those who don’t want to undergo the surgery, yet still need a little help, it may be the right answer to your problems. It delivers results which can be seen.
It is thought that acupuncture stimulates the production of elastin and collagen fibers, improves circulation, and relaxes muscles, and this method has been used throughout Asia for centuries as a means to enhance beauty and preserve a youthful look. According to the Traditional Chinese Medicine, the appearance of the face is a representation of the health and balance within a person’s internal organs and vitality, so as these organs are strengthened the face shows improvements accordingly. This is why cosmetic acupuncture exceeds a normal aesthetic repair. Cosmetic acupuncture treatment uses super thin needles to address underlying health issues, which may be contributing to a deficient facial appearance. Furthermore, the needles are inserted into points on the face and neck, and some on other parts of the body such as the arms, hands, lower legs, and feet, to promote nutrient-rich blood flow, stimulate muscle activity and toning, and encourage collagen growth, which all contribute to a more youthful and healthy-looking appearance. Who is it suitable for? It is he best for people who are looking for a natural, alternative way to slow down and reduce the signs of aging and improve their inner vitality for a more relaxed, healthy appearance to their face. Cosmetic acupuncture may not be the best choice for people with serious health conditions or suffering from an acute illness. The cosmetic acupuncture treatment is a relaxing experience. How long does it take? A cosmetic acupuncture session takes approximately 45-60 minutes. Are there immediate side effects? Cosmetic acupuncture is a completely safe procedure. Side effects are minor and rare: it can include slight bruising or spot bleeding at the needle point. What results to expect? The results from cosmetic acupuncture are gradual and subtle. It includes reduction of fine lines and softening of deep wrinkles, a reduction in the size of under-eye bags, puffiness, enhanced skin tone, and an improvement in vitality levels and overall well-being. What is the recommended course of treatment for optimal results? Most of the people will see a tighter, more lifted appearance with each cosmetic acupuncture session. It’s a gradual process. For optimal results, the recommended course of treatment is 10 to 15 treatments followed by maintenance treatments every four to six weeks.