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Facial Acupuncture Improves Skin Elasticity

The Journal of Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine published research showing that facial acupuncture improves skin elasticity in July 2013. From August to September 2011 a pilot study* was carried out at Kyung Hee University Hospital in Gangdong, Korea. 28 women aged between 40 – 59 received five sessions of facial acupuncture over three weeks. […]

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Cosmetic Acupuncture Training Masterclass in Cornwall

2018 Cosmetic Acupuncture Training Dates – UK

We’ve finalised the dates for our Cornwall Facial Enhancement Acupuncture masterclasses this year. Acupuncture practitioners can join us at Positive Acupuncture near Truro for this one-day workshop on either: Saturday 27th January 2018 Saturday 10th January 2018 Saturday 12th May 2018 Saturday 21st July 2018 The one-day masterclass (pictured) is priced at £250 and we […]

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The International Cosmetic Acupuncture Summit, Tokyo 2016

I’ve recently returned from a wonderful trip to Japan to present and demonstrate Facial Enhancement Acupuncture (FEA) at the International Cosmetic Acupuncture Summit (ICAS) in Tokyo. Our friend, FEA graduate and leading Japanese facial acupuncturist Takao Ueda (BIN) hosted the event on the 3rd/4th December to widen the scope of cosmetic acupuncture in Japan. Top […]

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Facial Enhancement Acupuncture Book Review Journal Australian Traditional Medicine Society

Facial Enhancement Acupuncture: Clinical Use and Application Book Review in the JATMS

“It is marked by the clarity of its organisation and clinical precision.” I wanted to share this detailed book review of my second publication Facial Enhancement Acupuncture: Clinical Use and Application (by Paul Adkins). The review, by Stephen Clarke, was featured in the Journal of the Australian Medicine Society in the Spring 2014 edition. Click […]

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Acupuncture Treatment for Rosacea

Facial Acupuncture for Rosacea

I recently received this lovely testimonial about facial acupuncture for rosacea and I have to say it really made my week. It also reinforced how wonderful facial acupuncture is and what a difference it can make to people both inside and out. “Hi Paul – Just wanted to say a huge thank you for ridding […]

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Paul Adkins in The Acupuncturist

Facial Acupuncture: Safe to Practise

I was delighted to have an article about facial acupuncture published in the winter issue of the British Acupuncture Council magazine ‘The Acupuncturist’. The opportunity arose following contact with the BAcC regarding a feature they had published in their previous issue about dermal rollers. As a Micro Needle Therapy trainer and founder of Facial Enhancement […]

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Facial Acupuncture for Bell's Palsy

Facial Acupuncture for Bell’s Palsy

I received a question from an acupuncturist who’d just bought my book; she had a related question regarding a new patient who’d initially received acupuncture for Bell’s Palsy three years ago. The patient’s mouth had been affected most severely and treatment had been stopped before a full recovery was made. The practitioner felt it was […]

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Acupuncture Points Needles in Hand Points

Some Interesting Acupuncture Points

As part of my online course, students submit acupuncture points assignments following completion of each of the eight lessons. It has been my pleasure to work with some very accomplished and inspiring acupuncturists over the years and the assignments I receive from all of my students, whatever their acupuncture background, are always fascinating and interesting […]

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