The National Institute for Health and Excellence (NICE) recognises and recommends Acupuncture for Migraine, Tension headaches and Chronic low back ache.
At the first consultation a full history is taken, you will be asked questions about your general health and well- being, your tongue and pulse will be looked at. Very fine needles are inserted into various points in the body and left for about 20 minutes. Most people find this stage very relaxing and calming. Sometimes you might also need a massage as part of the treatment.
Aesthetic or Cosmetic Acupuncture is used to enhance the appearance of the person. Very fine needles inserted into various points in the facial lines and body encourage collagen production and boost blood flow giving the skin a healthy glow and rejuvenation.