As we age, our body slows the production of collagen, causing this essential protein to break down. The loss of collagen leads to a collapsing dermal layer, which is why our skin sags and wrinkles; our hair becomes thinner, dull or lifeless; joints stiffen and become less flexible; bones weaken and become brittle; and our body becomes less toned.
Everyone talks about low or high estrogen but progesterone often gets missed! It’s our calming hormone and it helps to get pregnant and stay pregnant. It is made by the ovaries AFTER you ovulate (after the ovary releases the egg) so it’s also known as the luteal phase hormone.
Acting like a ‘mini-facelift’, cosmetic acupuncture addresses the root cause of wrinkles, blemishes and discolouration. Cosmetic acupuncture uses a series of extremely fine needs placed strategically on the face and neck to help reduce frown lines, lift sagging skin, even facial colour and tone, Improve muscle tone, moisturize the skin from the inside and gives rosy cheeks to people with dull, tired looking skin.