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Home Acupuncture Treatments

Acupuncture uses a variety of techniques, including placing very thin sterile needles into specific points on the body, to keep the body balanced.

The benefits of acupuncture include:

  • Pre-pregnancy, pregnancy and  postpartum stress relief
  • Increased energy levels
  • Regulated menstrual cycle
  • Reduced incontinence
  • Reduced anxiety 
  • Post surgery pain reduction
  • TMJ tension relief

Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture Treatments

The Mei Zen Cosmetic Acupuncture System combines positive health results with good cosmetic results. Each treatment will balance your overall energy (Qi), which is why patients have reported improved general health in addition to their good cosmetic results.

Reported cosmetic acupuncture results include:

• a reduction in fine lines
• a leveling of deeper lines
• the beginnings of jowls were minimized
• improvement in acne and rosascea
• skin becomes softer, more vibrant
• more consistent skin tone
• age spots have faded

Stay Healthy This Winter with a Balanced Qi

Winter’s element is water and is associated with the kidneys, which in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is considered the source of all qi and energy within the body. Winter is also associated with the bladder and adrenal glands.

Focusing on inner reflection, rest, energy conservation and storage during the winter months is when it’s most important as

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Winter Acupuncture: Governing Vessel 14

Governing Vessel 14 is called The Great Hammer. This point is located below C 7 on the spine. C 7, the seventh cervical vertebrae is the one which is the most prominent. Traditionally the vertebrae were referred to as hammers because of their resemblance to the tool. This point is great because it is the intersecting point for

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Five Self Care Tips for Winter

Traditional Chinese medicine teaches that humans should live in harmony with the seasons. According to traditional Chinese medicine there are five seasons: winter, spring, summer, late summer and fall. Each season has many associations that help us change our habits, allowing for a more balanced mind and body. When these systems were being developed, people were living in

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