Gua Sha Facial Massage

Gua Sha (scraping device) and acupressure therapy have been traditionally used in TMC for thousands of years. Ancient art of healing in TMC believes that to be in good health the vital life force (QI) must be in balance, similarly to homeostasis. When there’s a blockage of QI (or stagnation) this will manifest in the imbalance of a person’s overall health (emotional, physical, spiritual and mental). 

Imbalanced QI can be displayed on a person’s skin or face, such as changes in texture, colour, complexion, impurity, puffiness , inflammation/breakouts, redness, pain and stiffness.

Gua Sha or scraping tools are used on the skin and tissue to stimulate them. When this is apply on the face, it will improve the appearance of the skin by increasing tone, elasticity, reduce fine line and inflammation. Additionally, it is believes that Jade has  healing properties such as, cooling, protection, TMC, suggested that Gua Sha and Jade’s cooling effect will help decrease puffiness of the skin on the face and help with lymphatic drainage as well as reduce headache, sinus pain and relieve muscle tension in the face. It is believe to be a natural ‘Botox’ as not only just on the skin surface by giving a younger looking skin but it will promote youth and balance from within. 
Benefits:
  • balance QI
  • drain excess fluids and toxins from tissues, reduce puffiness and swelling
  • rejuvenate skin
  • relaxes muscle
  • stimulate collagen production
  • increase blood circulation

 

Book your appointment by phoning 020 8520 5268.

Therapists at Ashlins

Achara is our Gua Sha therapist.

All of our therapists are:

  • suitably trained,
  • fully qualified,
  • fully insured,
  • members of a relevant professional body.

Book an appointment by calling 020 8520 5268.

 

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Today I saw Claire for the second part of my ten day detox. It was first class, I love the peppermint belly rub part on the second visit. The treatment is so relaxing. It can be a bit deep but I felt really good afterwards. The whole detox package has really helped me over the last 10 days, it triggered my intent to improve my diet and wellbeing. Thank you Claire.

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