What is Acupuncture - Facial?

Category: Complementary and Alternative Medicines


Generic name: Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a technique of inserting and manipulating needles into specific points on the body. These lie on 'chi meriridans', lines of energy flowing through the body from specific organs. Acupuncture aims to disrupt blockages of chi energy that accumulate in these points to improve health.

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Dizziness 1


Based on patients currently having Acupuncture - Facial

Dosage Patients
weekly 1


Currently having Acupuncture - Facial

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped having Acupuncture - Facial

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Less than 1 month 1
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$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
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