Background: Trigeminal neuralgia TN is the most common cranial neuralgia in adults, with a slightly higher incidence in women than in men. This chronic pain condition affects the trigeminal nerve, also known as the 5th cranial nerve. It is one of the most deeply distributed nerves in the head. Antiseizure drugs are the main biomedical treatment of TN.
Constitutional Facial Acupuncture
Treatment of Facial Pain with I Ching Balance Acupuncture
Winer Acupuncture, Inc. How Does Acupuncture Work? Traditional Chinese Medicine Theory The Classical Chinese explanation is that energy Qi flows in channels or meridians throughout the body and over its surfaces. These meridians are rivers of energy flowing through the body.
Is Facial Acupuncture The New Botox?
It is a combination of acupuncture with non-needle Electro-Acupuncture using a gentle micro-current and color-light therapy, where acupuncture points and regions of the skin are stimulated to increase blood flow, revitalize and nourish the skin. It is a whole-body approach to wellness as it addresses the surface signs of aging as well as the internal imbalances that contribute to the aging process and skin conditions. Balancing the meridians of the face aid the body in Hormone, and Emotional, Spiritual balance, which improve the health and vitality of the face.
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.