Constitutional Facial Acupuncture E Book

Author: Mary Elizabeth Wakefield
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702054356
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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We are re-defining the face of ageing on a daily basis, with the Baby Boom generation in the vanguard, followed by younger generations who are similarly intrigued by non-invasive natural solutions that are integrative rather than purely cosmetic. Constitutional Facial Acupuncture has begun to make an impact on popular culture and outmoded perceptions about the nature of authentic beauty and the ageing process. Acupuncturists who practice in this field are increasingly expected to have specialized training and knowledge, outside the customary parameters of the more traditional approaches. This book introduces a complete Constitutional Facial Acupuncture protocol that is comprehensive, effective and clearly organized, with illustrative color photographs and facial needling diagrams. Its strong constitutional components are unique, adhere to the principles of Chinese medicine, and are rooted in the three levels of treatment – Jing, Ying and Wei. A new and detailed Constitutional Facial Acupuncture protocol highlights acu-muscle points, Shen imbalances, lines and wrinkles, needling technique, relevant points and their locations. A comprehensive constitutional treatment approach A customized, modular topical herbal protocol that is enriched with the use of essential oils and natural cleansers, creams, etc. Practical step-by-step instructions on how to integrate the needling protocols with the topical herbs, jade rollers, gem eye discs, etc. A complete Constitutional Facial Acupuncture needling protocol for 12 problematic areas of the facial landscape, i.e., droopy eyelids, sagging neck, crow’s feet, sunken cheeks, etc. Contraindications, benefits, and personal advice drawn from the author’s 30+ years of experience An essential text for students or practitioners of facial acupuncture, and also for those readers who are interested in the field of "healthy aging"

Constitutional Facial Acupuncture

Author: Mary Elizabeth Wakefield
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
ISBN: 9780702049477
Format: PDF
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We are re-defining the face of ageing on a daily basis, with the Baby Boom generation in the vanguard, followed by younger generations who are similarly intrigued by non-invasive natural solutions that are integrative rather than purely cosmetic. Constitutional Facial Acupuncture has begun to make an impact on popular culture and outmoded perceptions about the nature of authentic beauty and the ageing process. Acupuncturists who practice in this field are increasingly expected to have specialized training and knowledge, outside the customary parameters of the more traditional approaches. This book introduces a complete Constitutional Facial Acupuncture protocol that is comprehensive, effective and clearly organized, with illustrative color photographs and facial needling diagrams. Its strong constitutional components are unique, adhere to the principles of Chinese medicine, and are rooted in the three levels of treatment - Jing, Ying and Wei. A new and detailed Constitutional Facial Acupuncture protocol highlights acu-muscle points, Shen imbalances, lines and wrinkles, needling technique, relevant points and their locations. A comprehensive constitutional treatment approach A customized, modular topical herbal protocol that is enriched with the use of essential oils and natural cleansers, creams, etc. Practical step-by-step instructions on how to integrate the needling protocols with the topical herbs, jade rollers, gem eye discs, etc. A complete Constitutional Facial Acupuncture needling protocol for 12 problematic areas of the facial landscape, i.e., droopy eyelids, sagging neck, crow's feet, sunken cheeks, etc. Contraindications, benefits, and personal advice drawn from the author's 30+ years of experience An essential text for students or practitioners of facial acupuncture, and also for those readers who are interested in the field of "healthy aging"

Facial Enhancement Acupuncture

Author: Paul Adkins
Publisher: Singing Dragon
ISBN: 0857011030
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Based on Five Elements theory, this practical, fully illustrated guide to performing facial enhancement acupuncture (also known as cosmetic acupuncture, facial revitalisation or facial rejuvenation acupuncture) shows in detail the acupuncture points, techniques and equipment used in this procedure. Facial enhancement acupuncture targets points and muscles of the face in order to improve the elasticity of the skin and general overall appearance, as well as addressing constitutional points on the legs, arms and body to balance and harmonise the inner elements. The author clearly explains the rationale behind the needling of each face and neck point, which are shown in colour illustrations. He also discusses the advantages of acupuncture over surgical intervention in dealing with wrinkles and sagging jaw lines, and a chapter is included on discussing treatment with prospective patients, follow up and after care. As well as significantly improving the cosmetic appearance, facial acupuncture also has a strong whole body effect on the health and wellbeing of the person treated, and has a long and distinguished history in Chinese medicine. The book is the perfect introduction for acupuncturists and acupuncture students who want to learn how to incorporate this alternative to surgical procedures into their practice.

The Pocket Guide to Facial Enhancement Acupuncture

Author: Paul Adkins
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1411600258
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A practical guide to the Acupuncture points and techniques used in a Cosmetic Acupuncture procedure. Every point that is used is listed along with diagrams point locations and the 10 steps treatment plan. Incorporate this fantastic treatment into your existing Acupuncture practice and attract many new clients, written by the founder of Facial Enhancement Acupuncture.

A Comprehensive Hand Book for Traditional Chinese Medicine Facial Rejuvenation

Author: Ping Zhang
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781599756660
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This book covers Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) comprehensive facial rejuvenation protocols, advanced TCM facial rejuvenation protocols, as well as a step-by-step protocol for TCM facial rejuvenation. Throughout the book, precise and detailed color pictures demonstrate the techniques to enable practitioners to correctly perform the manipulations. The diagnostic information, acupuncture point prescriptions, herbal suggestions, food therapy recommendations, and acupressure procedures make this book useful for students and practitioners of TCM, massage therapists as well as beauticians.

Cosmetic Acupuncture Second Edition

Author: Radha Thambirajah
Publisher: Singing Dragon
ISBN: 0857012150
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A guide to the diagnosis and treatment of cosmetic and dermatological problems with practical instruction on how to perform treatment techniques. Thambirajah explains the energetic imbalances which cause skin diseases and the problems of early ageing, and describes how they can be treated successfully. Skin problems occur because the Blood, Qi, yin and yang of the body are not in balance and the book discusses how these can be balanced by acupuncture therapy. The therapy for a cosmetic problem has three steps: 1) to balance the body energies that cause the problem, 2) to treat the problem locally, 3) changing the diet and lifestyle of the patients with these problems. Concepts are accompanied with useful illustrations throughout, demonstrating the methods described. This second edition also contains new material on needling and massage techniques. This is a comprehensive and authoritative textbook on the topic for practising acupuncturists and Chinese Medicine practitioners.

Clinical Handbook of Chinese Prepared Medicines

Author: Chun-Han Zhu
Publisher: Paradigm Publications
ISBN: 9780912111438
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A presentation of TCM prepared patent" medicines assembled from the work of a Chinese practitioner who has had years of experience training students and treating patients. Each formula is identified by Chinese, pinyin, and a "generic" English name."

Getting to Know You

Author: Joseph M. Helms
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 9781572507128
Format: PDF, Kindle
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"Explains psycho-biological 'types' from the perspective of classical acupuncture texts. Describes the types with patient examples, the experience of acupuncture treatments, and the circulation of acupuncture energy in the body. Recommends self-improvement approaches for likely problems in each type, and gives guidelines for appropriate use of acupuncture therapy for medical concerns"--Provided by publisher.

Anti aging Therapy

Author: Ping Zhang
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781599756653
Format: PDF, Docs
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This book promotes ancient Traditional Chinese Medicine healing wisdom - healing the skin with natural synergy from body, mind and spirit. Dr.Ping Zhang unlocks for the reader the ancient beauty secrets of Traditional Chinese Medicine, bringing the reader safe, all-natural techniques for restoring a healthy inner balance that's reflected in a smooth, youthful, vibrant face.

Second Spring

Author: Maoshing Ni
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439123535
Format: PDF
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THE CHINESE REFER TO A WOMAN'S MIDLIFE transition as her Second Spring. Thanks to the simple, natural techniques of traditional Chinese medicine, the second half of a woman's life is a flowering of feminine potential rather than a physical and mental decline. Now, Dr. Mao's revolutionary Second Spring™ program gives you time-tested, completely natural treatments to enhance energy, sexuality, and health -- and initiate your own new season of vitality starting at age thirty-five, through premenopause, menopause, and beyond. Dr. Mao -- Yahoo!'s favorite natural health expert and author of the bestselling Secrets of Longevity -- offers proven natural solutions such as a surgery-free face-lift, Chinese herbs that fight memory loss, traditional remedies that improve libido and sex, and foods that keep your specific body type in peak form (they're not the same for everyone!). His safe, natural practices, outlined in more than 200 tips, can eliminate the need for expensive medicines and artificial hormones. This amazing compendium of traditional wisdom is also enjoyable to read. With chapters on topics like weight, energy, brain power, beauty, and sexual health, Second Spring allows you to target your concerns right away. At the end you'll find handy, at-a-glance lists addressing women's most common ailments. Second Spring, inspired by Dr. Mao's own mother's remarkable transformation in the second half of her life, offers an integrated lifestyle program that will help you live long, live strong, and live happy in ways that you never thought possible.