The Art of Japanese Zen Facial Massage with Ear – Acupressure, Facial Gua Sha, and Aromatherapy Essential Oils
October 29 • 9am-6pm
LIVE APPROVED BY THE N.C.B.T.M.B. PROV# 2797780-00/ FLORIDA BOARD OF MASSAGE THERAPY AND ACUPUNCTURE PROV # 50-1674
“Increase your knowledge of your craft; then practice, practice, practice. Maintain a healthy balance in your life.”
– Shizuko Yamamoto (Bodyworker, author, founder of the International Macrobiotic Shiatsu Society)
Japanese Facial Massage is a unique method that blends the aesthetic and physiological to take years off the skin and face. It is a Holistic approach for rejuvenation and prevention of aging.
The focus is on:
- Increasing the flow of oxygen and blood to the facial area, neck and shoulders
- Toning, tightening the skin and fascia
- Lymphatic drainage and detoxification of skin and organ systems
- Better mental alertness, focus and relaxation for the client
- Emotional cleansing through the application of essential oils
- Preventive maintenance for aging and skin blemishes
- Skin lift and facial rejuvenation manipulations
Traditionally, through the use of acupressure and special manipulative massage strokes, the treatment goes beyond Swedish massage and concentrates on opening up the acupuncture meridians that energize the face, head and shoulders to achieve a balancing and grounding effect.
Additional physiological relief is obtained for all types of headaches, TMJ DYSFUNCTIONS, sinusitis and emotional balancing
This is a hands-on course where the student learns to incorporate theory with working with Qi gates, using penetrating techniques, field awareness and intention. The practitioner goes beyond the superficial beauty of the client by bringing out the
RADIANCE OF INNER HEALTH
IN THIS COURSE YOU WILL LEARN:
- The causes of skin diseases and aging according to the Chinese medical model.
- Many soft-tissue strokes for the rejuvenation and prevention of aging.
- The function of acupressure points, their location and evaluation on the face, neck and shoulders.
- Special uses of essential oils for the face, ears and constitution that rejuvenate the skin, act as analgesics and revitalize the circulation and lymphatic system.
- Facial skin-lift Gua Sha massage strokes with Jade tools.
CONSULT WITH INSTRUCTOR WOLFGANG ABOUT OILS. INSTRUCTOR WOLFGANG WILL BRING ALL OILS AND GUA SHA TOOLS.
8 CEs for LMTs
$150 per person; Registration & payment received one week in advance of class date
Late registration fee afterward if space allows = $175