Guasha Treatment (Scraping Therapy)
Relieve pain and tension in body, improve back condition and posture
- 30 min30 minutes
- 106 Canadian dollars$106
- Bloor Street West
GuaSha is a Traditional Chinese medical treatment in which practitioner using a tool (a flat stone) to apply pressure and scrape the skin to relieve pain and tension. Gua Sha does however cause temporary bruising which fades in 2-4 days. In TCM theory, the intensity and severity of the bruising is an indication of the severity of the toxicity, stagnation or fever inside the body. The most common areas for treatment are the back, neck, shoulders, buttocks, limbs. There are also types of facial Gua Sha that are used in conjunction with cosmetic acupuncture treatments to help increase circulation, elasticity and firmness of the skin. Why it is so good for not only your muscles but also your Face: • Using this tool is not rough at all on the face, in fact it's meant to be a nice gliding process on the face to allow proper drainage. • Оn the face, we just want a nice glow! • When creating blood flow to the skin, we are able to create elastin and collagen faster with the help of more blood circulation. • It can also reduce tension in your jaw that you may have due to life stresses. Benefits of Facial Gua sha • Stimulates cell regeneration and makes skin look more youthful • Drains toxins, bacteria and blackheads in to the lymphatic system to be eliminated. • Reduces lines and fine wrinkles and smooths the skin • Reduces Pigmentation • Reduces large pores • Improves dark circles under the eyes • Firms up facial muscles • Hydrates & Rejuvenates the skin • Can actually sculpt and tone the face Book your appointment today and feel better soon!