jade gua sha
“The Chinese have been practicing the art of facial Gua Sha for centuries, and is one of the oldest components of Traditional Chinese Medicine.”
facial gua sha is a massage technique designed to relieve tension in the muscles of the face, boost blood circulation and encourage lymphatic drainage to banish puffiness. It helps break up fascia — the connective tissue that hugs muscles but can sometimes interfere with optimal circulation. dope alchemy owner swears by its ability to ward off headaches, tension in facial pressure points and jaw pain due to a clenched jaw.
the gua sha facial massage is a beauty and self care ritual known or it’s skin-smoothing, muscle stimulating and relieving, contouring, de-congesting, de-puffing and lifting abilities. Based on its traditional Chinese medicinal use, the tool can be used on the body to to relieve muscle pain and tension.
face, how to.
01. cleanse skin thoroughly
0.2 Warm your gua sha tool slightly by rubbing it between your hands.
03. prime with dope cream or dope balm over face and neck.
04. start on one side of face. Gently use the smooth edges to scrape and lift the skin from the centre of your face upwards toward the hairline.
Folllow Gua Sha disgram. Repeat each stroke 5-10 time. Repart on other side
tip. jump on to youtube to watch and gua sha facial tutorial.
body, how to.
01. prime skin with blend, dope balm, or dope cream to bodily area.
0.2 warm your gua sha tool slightly by rubbing it between your hands.
03. scrap across the skin in long strokes with a pressure that feels comfortable.
do not use after botox, injectables, fillers or broken skin such as acne and areas of inflammation. (avoid these areas and use tool around that area)