Great for athletes in particular, this treatment will keep your blood flowing, reduce soreness and help you get the results you want. This therapy involves placing heated glass cups over specific points on the body to treat a wide variety of ailments, including muscle tension, pain and inflammation. It is often combined with Gua Sha treatment.
Gua Sha is an ancient method of encouraging blood circulation by using a flat tool to gently “scrape” the surface of the skin. It feels fantastic and is as effective as deep tissue massage for treating many ailments. It is often combined with a cupping treatment.
An herbal consult includes a thorough review of any discomforts or complaints, and a medical history. The patient will leave with a recommendation for an herbal formula to address their issues and promote better overall wellness. A typical consultation takes 45-60 minutes.
A lifestyle consultation includes a review of the patient’s complaint, any relevant lab work or medical records, and current dietary habits. The patient will leave with recommendations for supplements and herbal formulas as well as lifestyle changes to promote better health. A typical consultation lasts approximately 60 minutes.
Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. It helps the body to heal and balance itself by removing blockages where energy cannot travel due to trauma held in the tissue. Reiki promotes a healthy and balanced life by directing the “universal energy” available to all of us into the body, mind and spirit.
Asian Bodywork is based upon Chinese Medical principles for assessing and evaluating the body's energetic system. It uses traditional Asian techniques to affect and balance the energetic system to treat body, emotions, mind, energy and spirit for the promotion, maintenance and restoration of health.