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Jade Gua Sha Stone

Research: Gua Sha Improves Microcirculation 400 Per Cent

Gua Sha is an East Asian treatment which generally uses quite a vigorous rubbing/scraping technique. It is mainly used in China on the patient’s back, for detoxification purposes or for various sprains and injuries throughout the body. (Adkins 2013, p.133) Gua means ‘to scrape or scratch’ and Sha is the resulting redness or rash (Nielsen […]

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Paul Adkins

Video: Facial Acupuncture Online Course

Interested in our Facial Enhancement Acupuncture online course? Want to find out more? Taken from a recent live Q & A, Paul Adkins discusses the FEA online course, what’s involved, how it works and what to expect from studying his cosmetic acupuncture protocol online. Click below to view the video. To get started on the […]

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Acupuncture Treatment for Rosacea

FEA Online Course Approved for CPD by NZASA

We’re pleased to announce that our Facial Enhancement Acupuncture (FEA) online course has been approved by the New Zealand Acupuncture Standards Authority (NZASA) Inc. for 30-hrs (Category 2 CPD). Please visit the NZASA website for further details about the registration authority and their commitment ‘to helping practitioners maintain standards of professional, ethical and clinical competency […]

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Paul Adkins - Founder of Facial Enhancement Acupuncture

Facial Enhancement Acupuncture Live Q&A

I’m running a live one-hour online Q&A on Sunday 5th May 2019 at 8 pm (BST) on Zoom, where you can find out about my Facial Enhancement Acupuncture online training course. To register for the meeting, please click the link: https://tinyurl.com/y4k57c7q If you’ve never used Zoom, here’s a handy video about joining a meeting online. I look […]

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facial skin elasticity

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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Sun Through Leaf

Winter is Here… Let’s Talk Sun Damage

Winter is here but, despite UVB rays decreasing, we’re still at risk from UVA rays: one of the major causes of premature skin ageing. In a 2013 study of 298 women, half sun-worshippers and half sun-shy, a staggering 80 percent of skin ageing was found to be caused by UV rays.* The sun will, of […]

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Jo Curle

FACIALENHANCE® Affiliate Jo Curle Talks Cosmetic Acupuncture vs Botox

Jenny Brownlees, writing for Refinery29, has written an excellent article discussing the growing demand for cosmetic acupuncture as a gentle, holistic alternative to Botox. Facial Enhancement Acupuncture (FEA) is highlighted in the piece for its natural, anti-ageing benefits in a great interview with Jo Curle, our FACIALENHANCE® Affiliate acupuncturist for Newcastle: ‘I can confirm that […]

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Spring Study Offer

Spring Study Offer

30% Off Facial Enhancement Acupuncture (FEA) Online Course SAVE £75 | Was £250 | NOW £175* For a limited time only, I’m offering my FEA online course at an extra special discounted rate. It’s been a long time since we had an offer like this, so if you’ve been meaning to sign up – now’s […]

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