Facial Gua Sha

A natural face lift 

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Gua Sha is an important natural technique of lifting the skin which increases the health and vitality of skin as a way of restoring youthful glow, contouring and lifting, smoothing, de-congesting, de-puffing, and brightening the skin.

​You can tell a lot about a person just by looking at your face.  Not just your facial expressions or your current mood, but your health and wellbeing is also written on your face.

This facial Gua Sha treatment has been developed to balance, restore and rejuvenate the skin without leaving any redness on the face

 

Acupuncture works over a long time, Gua Sha shows immediate results and it is a less expensive, gentle but therapeutic, healthier and safest treatment than modern facelift treatments, but with NO side effects.

 

Traditional Chinese Medicine understands the need of Qi movement within the body to keep us alive and healthy, where there are toxins, blood stagnation or congestion in the tissue, particularly the face, our Qi flow is interrupted and issue like dull complexions, eye bags, line wrinkles dryness and redness can be observed.

 

Treatment is done through specialised massage techniques using Gua Sha tools which are used to increase the flow of blood an energy through the skin to improve facial skin appearance.  As the new blood is circulated, collagen production is promoted, lines and wrinkles reduce, and muscle tone and elasticity seen through a healthier revitalised youthful appearance. / jade tools clams reduce and eczema.  Buffalo bullhorn tools improve Qi and blood circulation.

 

After treatment effects

  • Reduced dark circles, eye bags, puffiness

  • Reduced fine lines and wrinkles

  • Improved uneven tone

  • Smoother and radiant skin

  • Lifted and firmer skin

  • Reduced double chin, refined face shape

 

The ageing processes

20’s

Skin and tone at their peak, dependant on how we live, eat, drink, take regular exercise, sun damage and external pollutants.

30's

Muscles start to lose tone. They expand and puff out. Face gets fuller and longer.   Features start to get less defined.

40’s

Qi at its best.  Face gets puffier as muscles lose more tone and gets wider.  Brown line starts to descend.  Cheeks get flatter.   Lines start to form and flatten on the upper lip area. Lips start to turn downwards in the corners.

50’s

Eyebrow starts to knit together. Lines start to form around the eyebrow area.  Eyelids start to drop, and cheeks get flatter.  Small jowls start to appear.

60’s

Face starts to have a sunken appearance. Brow line drops. Cheeks get flatter.  Lips drop and get thinner.  Face looks longer in appearance, and jaw are now longer and more prominent.

70’s

Sunken appearance. Brow line knitted together and has a lumpy appearance.  Eyelids are droopy. Eyes start to drop in the corners.  Cheeks appear flat and sunken.  Area between the nose and upper lip become longer. Lips have deep lines around them.  Mouth drops.  Jaw line definition continues to deteriorate.

 

Costs

1-2 treatments cans show significant improvement.  Costs are £45  per session

 

A recommended course of 6 sessions is available which would need to be 1 session per week for 6 weeks. 

Normal price is £270.  Advanced payment booking costs will reduce to £225.

 

A maintenance top up treatment is suggested every couple of months. 

To book an appointment please call me on 07881812427

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