Auricular therapy=Ear Acupressure

Fun Facts about Auriculotherapy

  1.  Did you know that there are over 200 points in the ear that are believed to correspond to different points on the body.  These points treat both physical and emotional conditions.
  2. According to the World Health Organization, the ear is perhaps the most studied microsystem of the entire body.Seed
  3. Acupuncturists can activate the points in the ear with very small needles, but acupressure can be used to get the same results with the placement of ear seeds.
  4. Ear seeds are safe, natural and non-invasive when placed on the surface of the ear and held in place with a patch of adhesive tape.
  5. Seeds are designed to stay in place for 3-5 days and the acupressure points can be stimulated by the patient as needed.
  6. Seeds are from the vaccara plant, this purple flowering plant is known in Chineses medicine as a blood tonifier, promoting energy and overall health and well-being.
  7. Another non-invasive treatment tool is the StimPlus Pro, a device that detects and effectively treats ear acu-points with micro-electrical stimulation.  It is very quick, comfortable and effective.
  8. Ear seeds are place in the acu-points detected by the StimPlus Pro to extend the treatment time.
  9. Treatment is appropriate for all ages and is easy for kids for their variety of “kid common conditions”.
  10. Ear acupressure has been proven useful in a variety of health conditions, some of which are:
  • Weight loss
  • Addictions
  • Appetite control
  • Back pain/sciatica
  • Insomnia
  • Headaches
  • Addictions
  • PTSD
  • Fatigue
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress