Dr. Mayie Deshmukh
Gua Sha is one method of reflexology, used in Chinese medicine. A small plate of horn or stone is used during this type of massage, which is treated with certain areas that include different points on the body, face and head.The method is similar in action to the point massage and the use of needles. The impact of this massage can be on fairly large therapeutic areas.
Instrumental irritation fields of cutaneous receptors send a strong recovery momentum in the damaged organs and tissues that are in direct projection "irritating" the skin. Irritation of the skin of back, abdomen, neck and other parts of the body can produce an accurate diagnosis of internal injuries due to the emergence of a specific pattern of cutaneous lesions in the projection room.
This phenomenon can also monitor the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions. Restoration of microcirculation of the suffering member leads in most cases to a complete restoration or significant improvement of functions without the use of a specific medication. Gua Sha massage improves metabolic processes in the skin and removes toxins.
It is very effective in osteochondrosis, colds, bronchitis, cholecystitis, has positive effects on the cardiovascular system. It is used to prevent disease, for medical purposes. Gua Sha for the face and neck is called the Eastern Botox , when applied to the face, has the effects like Firms up your sagging facial muscles, Smoothens the skin and reduces the appearance of wrinkles on your face, Improves dark circles and bags under the eyes, Lightens age spots and other skin discolorations, Your complexion gets rosier and more radiant, Helps clear up acne, rosacea, and other skin diseases on your face. As the skin is scraped, the layers of the skin are stimulated. Stagnant lymph that causes puffiness is moved and cleared out of the system. Toxins are also released resulting in a clearer complexion. And finally, the massaging action relaxes tense muscles from which wrinkles are born. This technique produces blood congestion at the site, and thus stimulates blood flow.