Acupuncture is method of treatment that originated in ancient China. The principles of acupuncture are to restore balance and regulate the free flow of Qi pronounced (chee) & blood in the body. Theoretically if qi and blood are flowing harmoniously pain an disease should not occur.


Gua-sha is a painless scraping technique that is used to release stagnated qi and blood from painful areas. Gua-sha also releases unhealthy elements from injured areas. Gua-sha also increases blood flow, breaks up scar tissue, improves range of motion, reduces pain and promotes the healing process.