Cosmetic acupuncture is a good alternative for women who don't want the side effects associated with surgical facelift, using acupuncture needles on the back, head, neck and face to enhance beauty and preserve a youthful appearance has been done in Korea.
- Eliminate or minimize fine lines (parentheses lines, neck wrinkles, furrow, eye wrinkles)
- Help to reduce inflammation on face with rosacea and cystic acne
- Diminish age spots
- Reduce dark circle
- Even facial color and tone
- Lift sagging skin, puffy or droopy eyelids
Menopause is a natural biological process for women, defined as occurring 12 months after the last menstrual period. Some symptoms include irregular periods, hot flashes with night sweat, body ache, fatigue, depression, headache or migraine, vaginal or eye dryness, insomnia, anxiety. and mood changes. It can happen in your 40s or 50s, but the average age is 51 in the United States. Although it marks the end of a womanʼs fertile period, you can still maintain a vital physical and sexual health.
While some women prefer to use HRT (hormone replacement therapy) to relieve some symptom, many find that side effect of HRT are worse than those of menopause. But these women also increase their risk for heart attacks, blood clots, and breast cancer.
Acupuncture treats menopause symptoms by stimulating the acupuncture points of the body to restore natural hormone levels and to prepare the body for the anticipated changes in the bodyʼs hormones. According the Korean Traditional Medicine, herbal medicine have been shown not only to help alleviate the symptoms of menopause without any side effects, but also to help increase a women's energy level, vitality and their immune system.
According to recent researches, acupuncture treatment before and after IVF helps successful rate. Many studies have been showed a significant increase in pregnancy rates form IVF in woman who received acupuncture.
Recently clinical studies:
- Increase blood circulation in uterus
- Benefit for the uterus to help to implant of IVF
- Relieve anxiety and stress
Acupuncture is used as an adjunct treatments or an acceptable alternative to treat an ever-growing list of disorders: addiction, stroke, headache, menstrual cramps, tennis elbow, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, low back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, asthma, dental pain and side effects from cancer treatment.
Acupuncture is effective method of appetite suppression that has shown to lead to weight loss, leaving you feeling full without losing energy.