If you’re as busy and stressed as most of us, you may not take time to take care of your stress even some of the minor aches and pains. In the long run, it will create so many health issues. Scottsdale Spa believes spa pampering has much stress relieving benefits and should be incorporated into your lifestyle. As a continuing effect to create a relaxing spa experience as well as treatments that are beneficial for you, we always search spa services that will melt away stress and leave you feeling pampered and relaxed.
Acupuncture is the stimulation of specific acupuncture points along the skin of the body using thin needles. It is an important part of traditional Chinese medicine. By stimulating key acupuncture points corrects imbalances in the flow of qi through channels known as meridians. The purpose of acupuncture is to treat various conditions, most known for pain relief. It is a safe treatment with a low risk of adverse effects.
Acupuncture originates from China and has been practiced there for thousands of years. There are records of acupuncture being used hundreds of years ago in Europe, it was during the second half of the twentieth century it began to spread rapidly in Western Europe, the United States, and Canada.
Acupuncture is known to ease your aching back, boost the effectiveness of the medication, soothe indigestion. dull persistent headaches and many more other benefits. Acupuncture treatments can help improve the overall health of your liver as well as treat stress, anger, and frustration, which are often associated with liver qi disharmony.
Seasonal acupuncture treatments just four times a year can serve to tonify the inner organ systems and can correct minor annoyances before they become serious problems. Traditionally, acupuncture is done each change of season to allow our bodies to adapt and be in harmony with the seasons. Scottsdale Spa advocates this, as well, and believes it is an important part of optimizing health and well-being. Acupuncture can help unblock that qi so that the person’s energy aligns itself with the season.
If you are interested …
If you have never had this treatment before and want to know more about this treatment, or you have received this treatment before and really enjoy the benefits of this treatment, we encourage you to set up an appointment with Charles Harn, our on-property Certified Acupuncturist.
About Charles Harn:
Charles Harn is a licensed and Nationally Board Certified Acupuncturist in the state of Arizona. Born in southern Illinois, Charles received his Masters of Oriental Medicine degree from Florida College of Integrative Medicine in Orlando.
His practice incorporates acupuncture, herbal remedies, moxibustion, and Tuina in the treatment of conditions including acute and chronic pain, stress management, insomnia, anxiety, depression, gynecological issues, and fertility challenges.
Charles served in the U. S. Marine Corps in Vietnam and received two Purple Hearts for being wounded in combat action. Years of unrecognized and untreated post-traumatic stress disorder led Charles to try Acupuncture for emotional relief. His results were so profound that he decided to make a “late in life” career change to study Acupuncture. Now Charles shares the natural healing modality of Acupuncture for others suffering from emotional or stress issues including PTSD, depression, or anxiety.
• Diplomat in Acupuncture with National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM )
• Member of Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM )
• Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)
• Acupuncture Physician (A.P)