Acupuncture is a medical treatment which involves the insertion of very fine needles into specific points on the body (along certain pathways called meridians) that connects nerves, muscles and organs to affect the body’s blood flow.
Please read about our Unique Nanopuncture Acupuncture System.
Our distinct approach to facial acupuncture nourishes the skin, invigorates the muscles and promotes collagen production.
The Shiu Clinic Facial acupuncture sessions uses micro current stimulated facial masks, facial massage, and facial cupping techniques to promote lymphatic drainage, emotional well being , and preservation of your youth and natural beauty
Some of the benefits of facial acupuncture include:
Reduced fine lines and wrinkles by increasing the production of collagen and elastin
Smoother and improve skin texture
Improve skin tone through balancing of skin surface irregularities
Our regular session includes
Use of very thin acupuncture needles
Facial Infrared Light therapy with a Celluma lamp
Hydrogel masks integrated with microcurrent therapy
Cupping and Gua sha lymphatic drainage techniques
We ask that you please arrive for facial treatments with your face clean and without make up.
While you may see results following your first session, we recommend at least 10-12 sessions to see the most profound results. You can come in 3 times/wk for 4 wks, 2 times/wk for 6 wks or 1 time/wk for 12 wks. After this, we recommend once per month for maintenance.
Our massage therapists are licensed in massage and acupuncture. They offer a unique understanding of integrating massage into your sessions. Our therapists are proficient in Tuina, deep tissue, lymphatic drainage, and Swedish massage.
The Shiu Clinic offers the following massage services:
Acumassage- Get the best of both worlds. 30 minutes of massage combined with 30 minutes of acupuncture customized to treat your needs
Massage A la Carte- add 15 - 30 minutes of Massage to any one of our other services
Chinese Herbal Medicine
Chinese herbal medicine has a deep history of treating the body. We have a full pharmacy which allows us to customize a unique formula just for your personal needs.
Medicinal Foot Soaks
Our specialty foot soaks actually targets the Brain Gut axis to treat many autoimmune disorders including fibromyalgia, diabetic neurapathy, rheumatoid arthritis, Lyme disease and many more.