Gua Sha Face Massage
GUA SHA FACE MASSAGE
Based on Traditional Chinese Medicine, this relaxing treatment combines Face Mapping, Lymphatic Drainage, Acupressure point stimulation and Gua Sha lifting technique with Rose Quartz Gua Sha and a Jade Roller using Frankincense oil.
The technique of gentle rhythmic strokes helps improve drainage as well as the flow of stagnant blood, lymph and Qi.When performed regularly, Gua Sha helps sinus congestion, acne, skin pigmentation, puffiness & dark circles under the eyes, resulting in an overall healthy complexion.
Other benefits of regular Gua Sha treatments include reduced muscle tension, softening the appearance of lines and firm skin.
Rose Quartz Gua Sha Crystal has the ability to maintain cool temperature so it is the ideal tool to help with inflammation and redness.
While Jade Roller is used at the end to absorb the heat from the skin.
Frankincense essential oil has anti-aging properties which is used with Argan oil to assist in the movement of the tools on the skin.
In order to maintain the health of the skin, an initial course of 8 treatments is recommended followed by a monthly maintenance treatment.
Benefits of Gua Sha
- Aids in Lymphatic Drainage.
- Helps with Collagen & Elastin Fibers.
- Softening of Lines.
- Dark circles & Puffiness.
- Reduction in Muscle Tension.
- Healthy Complexion.
- Aids reduction of Acne.
- Aids with Skin Pigmentation.
Contra Indications to Gua Sha
- Botox & Fillers (massage should be performed after 3 months from date of injection)
Gua Sha Face massage is not intended as primary healthcare but to work alongside the relationship you have with your doctor,