Acupressure is one of the safe method for them who are afraid with the needle of acupuncture. The safe method of pressure application for reliefing pain and other aliments. This massage technique applies pressure to certain area on the body related to acupuncture points. In traditional Chinese medicine, stimulating certain points by pressure encourages the flow of vital energy (Qi) along the channels or meridian pathways.
Applies the same theory, principles and practice as acupuncture, by using finger pressure or other instruments such as steak made from the wood or metal, and so on, instead of needles. Acupressure is a powerful and effective healing technique when applied by a therapist who has studied Chinese Medicine.
Acupressure is more simple and remarkably effective methods for pain relief and other common aliments. Although using the same pressure points and relying on the same channels of energy, unlike acupuncture, which involves piercing of the skin with needles, acupressure treatment merely requires application of pressure, sometimes both pressure and massage to stimulate the sites or nerves.
The efficiency and effectiveness of the acupressure technique has been tested and proven, both in the east, where acupressure has been widely used and practiced over the centuries, and relieves pain and tension, but can successfully treat complaints as varied as arthritis, fever, tooth ache, headaches and migraines, menstrual cramps, impotence, frigidity, back problems, constipation, hypertension and anxiety, asthma, sore throat and sinus trouble, labor pain, fatigue, stress, curbing appetite. Acupressure is very safe to be applied for under-age children.