What is this workshop about?
Dr. Laurel goes through you detailed techniques of facial Anti-aging GuaSha, as well as step-by-step instructions on how to use your GuaSha tools for specifically targeted anti-aging issues. After this class, you will feel glowing, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, confident that you have the GuaSha skills you need to present your best face forward. We aim to make you feel so comfortable with facial GuaSha that you can practice every day.
Learn all the GuaSha scraping techniques targeted towards:
- Lifting & tightening your entire face
- Forehead wrinkles
- Treating angry 11 lines
- Minimizing crow’s feet
- Reducing dark circles & eye bags
- Treating drooping eyelids
- Treating smile lines
- Minimizing the double chin
- Preventing neck wrinkles
Video + PDF Guide
1 hr. 20 min.
Eyebags & Dark Circles
Neck Wrinkles & Double Chin
Entire Facial Lifting
Cheek Bone lifting
You can use either your hands or your GuaSha tools for this workshop. Have your favorite body oil ready, wear comfortable clothing, and get started!
This workshop starts by introducing you to Chinese culture and its rich history of GuaSha, including its benefits. You will learn about the Qi and Meridian System, as well as the lymphatic system, and how they work in the body. Then Dr.Laurel will go over the precautions of GuaSha to make sure you feel comfortable before starting.
In the second part of this workshop, you will learn about the face and the acupressure points you will need to target based on Traditional Chinese Medicine. Dr. Laurel explains how different points effect the skin and which directions to scrape. Understanding this is important to your practice and will allow you to better understand how to apply these techniques to the face, as well as Scalp Bojin.
In part three you will be able to take everything you have learned and begin practicing Facial GuaSha alongside Dr. Laurel. She will guide you through each technique step-by-step and practicing GuaSha scraping techniques targeted towards: - Lifting & tightening your entire face - Forehead wrinkles - Treating angry 11 lines - Minimizing crow’s feet - Reducing dark circles & eye bags - Treating drooping eyelids - Treating smile lines - Minimizing the double chin - Preventing neck wrinkles.
About Dr. Laurel
Dr. Laurel is a licensed acupuncturist and TCM practitioner. She has graduated from renowned universities, both in China and Canada, majoring in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
She practices as a herbalist and board-licensed acupuncturist with the College and Association of Acupuncturists in Alberta (CAAA) and as a Registered Traditional TuiNa massage therapist with Natural Health Practitioners of Canada (NHPC). She came to Canada in 2013, and began work in a bustling acupuncture clinic.
Over the eight years that she has worked there, she has treated thousands of patients through acupuncture, herbal medicine, GuaSha tools, TuiNa, and other remedies.