Menopause is a process that can take many years to complete. It starts from Perimenopause, the stage when the ovaries gradually produce less estrogen and progesterone. It usually starts in a woman's 40s. How to cope with the debilitating symptoms that affect their daily lives -hot flushes, night sweats, insomnia, mood swings, fatigue, vaginal dryness, joint pains, bladder problem, etc without having to go on HRT?
More and more women are seeking natural remedies to balance hormones. Natural estrogen/progesterone cream, many types over-the counter herbs such as Red Clover, soya capsules… but which one to choose? For example, there was a press release: Liver failure case highlights need to use Black Cohosh remedies carefully on 29 October 2012, by The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). Black Cohosh is a herb commonly used to relieve menopausal symptoms.
The secret is to help the body adapt to the change of hormones. Acupuncture is a safe treatment for re-establish the balance of the body, allowing women to go through ‘the change of life’ in harmony.
S, 53, S’s periods stopped 18 months ago but had some bleeding 3 months ago. Scan showed a polyp 13x8mm. She was anxious about her health. After the first session of acupuncture she started a bleed like a proper period. After the 4th treatment she went to her gynaecology appointment. “they scanned me again-polyp has gone. There was nothing there anymore…”
Acupuncture for facial rejuvenation
Beauty comes from within
Due to the growing belief that natural is best, plus the confidence that comes from using a technique that has existed for thousands of years, doesn’t involve scars, toxins, "expressionless face", "pouts", lengthy recovery time, more people have turned to acupuncture for facial rejuvenation.
The treatment focuses promoting a better flow of vitality and circulation, not only in your face, but throughout your WHOLE BODY. It addresses the underlying factors that contribute to the aging process. So the stress in face is reduced, skin is moisturized and hydrated.
Over time jaw line and eyelids are lifted, pores and muscles are tightened, puffiness due to a lazy lymph is dispersed. What's more, due to the improvemnet of general well being, patients' complextion is glowing, eyes look brightened. The benefits are exclusive-no one feature is singled out for improvement, that’s why the results are more convincing that from knife and injection, and never look overdone.