Cosmetic Acupuncture, also known as acupuncture facelift or acupuncture facial rejuvenation, refers the application techniques to restore you facial features to their previous youthful appearance. Cosmetic acupuncture is becoming popular and widely accepted.
The use of acupuncture for cosmetic purposes has gained popularity worldwide for those who want to enhance their beauty and health, especially by revitalising and rejuvenating the facial skin.
Cosmetic Acupuncture can enhance not only your physical appearance but also your overall health, giving you a glow that radiates from deep inside.
The Mechanisms behind its effectiveness
Restore mimetic muscle tone
Increases collagen production
Assist both the paralysis and the muscle weakness caused by Bell’s palsy.
Increase oil and water content on the face after treatment
Reduces sagging tendency around the eyes and neck
Helps eliminate puffiness by improving metabolism and eliminating excess fluids
Improves hormonal balance and benefits hormonal acne
Increases circulation and improves facial color
Moisturizes the skin by increasing local circulation of blood and lymph to the face
Reduces stress evident in the face
Are you a good candidate for Cosmetic Acupuncture?
The following are some common reasons why you may want to consider Cosmetic Acupuncture:
You want to look younger and more refreshed
You seek the most natural result
You have a number of aging signs that cannot be adequately treated with only one surgical procedure
If you are in good general health, have a positive attitude and realistic expectations, you are most likely a good candidate for this procedure.
How often should you receive treatments?
Your treatments will total 20 visits over the course of 3 months. 3 times per week for 2 weeks then 2 times per week for 4 weeks and lastly once a week for 6 weeks.
Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture will be $120 per session or $2,000 for a prepaid package of 20 visits.
According to a study conducted by the International Journal of Clinical Acupuncture, out of 300 people treated with facial acupuncture, 90% had marked beneficial results with only one course of cosmetic treatment.
A separate study published on Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 27 women completed five FCA treatment sessions, a significant improvement was evident according to mean change in Morie topography criteria.