Ben Acupuncture is located within the big picture house in Snaith and serves the Goole and Selby areas. Ben Acupuncture is able to deliver acupuncture in the comfort of your own home if you live within the east riding of Yorkshire.
Ben Acupuncture offers Traditional Chinese medicine which includes the use of -
Acupuncture - Acupuncture involves the use of very fine, single use sterile needles to stimulate certain points on the body. These points known as acupuncture points are areas where we can manipulate the bodies Qi as it is closer to the surface. By stimulating this Qi or energy through the inner pathways known as meridians we can release blockages or any disruption there may be to restore the body to balance. this is all done using the bodies own natural healing ability - we are just giving the body a slight nudge in the right direction.
Moxibustion - Moxibustion is the burning of a herb (mugwart) to create heat. This heat can expel cold and warm the meridians leading to a smoother flow of Qi and blood. Moxibustion can be used indirectly by burning it over the skin or by placing a small amount on top of a needle to allow the heat to be taken deep into the body via the needle.
Moxa can also be placed directly on the skin, though a barrier is still in place between the burning moxa and the skin to prevent burning. This method produces a more intense warming sensation.
Auricular Acupuncture - The ear is in itself a microsystem so that the whole body is reflected on the surface of the ear.
Very small needles are used during treatment on certain points of the external ear that reflect certain areas or organs of the body.
The use of small plasters containing a stimuli (usually a seed) can be placed on points so that the client can stimulate the points as desired between treatment sessions as to prolong the treatment effects
Acupressure - If needles are not your thing or you are not quite ready for them then acupressure may be the w...