Cosmetic Acupuncture, St Paul
Yin & Yarrow in St Paul specializes in Cosmetic Acupuncture, Facial Rejuvenation, and Scar Reduction
Restore and maintain a healthy, youthful appearance from the inside out. Cosmetic Acupuncture offers the ultimate in facial rejuvenation.
Cosmetic Acupuncture is the expression of beauty through the art of acupuncture. According to Traditional East Asian Medicine, the state of our physical health, emotions, and spirit is reflected on the skin of the face. Cosmetic Acupuncture treatments are a safe and effective alternative to plastic surgery and injections. They not only focus on the neck and face, but the mind and body for a truly holistic experience.
*What results can I expect from the Cosmetic Acupuncture and Yin & Yarrow’s Facial Rejuvenation?
• Diminished appearance of deeper wrinkles and reduction of fine lines on the face
• Improved muscle tone of the face and neck, reduction of jowls, and improved jaw line
• A more smooth, even skin tone and improvement in facial color
• Elimination or reduction of rosacea
• Elimination or reduction of acne
• Elimination or reduction in puffiness under the eyes
*Results vary based on number of treatments, type and condition of individual’s skin, age, etc.
Cosmetic acupuncture includes focused cosmetic acupuncture, facial rejuvenation, and scar reduction therapy by a licensed and cosmetic acupuncture specialist. I am experienced and trained in cosmetic acupuncture, facial rejuvenation and scar reduction therapy.
Is Yin & Yarrow’s Cosmetic Acupuncture and Facial Rejuvenation right for you?
Patients come in for a Cosmetic Acupuncture consult before beginning a course of Cosmetic Acupuncture treatments to discuss their individual needs, desires, and realistic expectations for facial rejuvenation
⚘ Results-oriented cosmetic acupuncture & facial rejuvenation that goes beyond the bounds of typical skincare
⚘ Comprehensive acupuncture treatment to bring balance to mind, body, and spirit
⚘ Add-on: Red Light Therapy to amplify the effectiveness of cosmetic acupuncture treatment; Red LED light increases collagen reproduction by 200%
⚘ Add-on: Stone Mat Therapy – Rest atop the warm glow and healing embrace of our amethyst, tourmaline and jade stone healing mat. Five therapies in one 1) Hot Stone Therapy, 2) Far Infrared Therapy, 3) Negative Ion Therapy, 4) PEMF Therapy, and 5) Photon Therapy
Cosmetic Acupuncture Program
For Prevention: late twenties, early thirties an occasional treatment every 6-8 weeks for prevention.
For Rejuventation: A series of 10-15 is recomended; 3 times a week for the first week, 2-3 times a week for remainder of series. Follow up with maintenance every 6 weeks.
For Acne, Rosacea, Hyperpigmentation: Weekly treatments recommended.
The following is a standard treatment schedule:
Under 30: single treatment as needed
30-39: a series of 5 treatments, 1 times per year
40-49: a series of 5 treatments, 2 times per year
50-59: a series of 10 treatments, 1 times per year
60+: a series of 10 treatments, 2 times per year
There are a few medical conditions where Cosmetic Acupuncture may not be appropriate.
• Uncontrolled high blood pressure
• Viral outbreaks such as an active cold sore
• If you have or get migraines (must be migraine free for 3 months)
• Easy bruising (this would include people on ‘blood thinning’ medication. Even aspirin could increase your risk for bruising
• Skin that is unusually sensitive and/or highly allergic