At the Acupuncture Hub we use Electro Acupuncture to stimulate the facial nerve, helping restore the facial muscles. We understand how serious Bells Palsy and Facial Paralysis can be.
We have a wealth of experience in the treatment of paralysis of the face. As practitioner’s of cosmetic or facial rejuvenation acupuncture, it also gives us an an edge. Allowing us to expertly needle the face without pain. We do this on a regular basis, utilising facial motor points, sub-muscular needling, scalp acupuncture and facial cupping.
We are experts in Electro Acupuncture techniques that are used in the treatment of Facial Paralysis and Bells Palsy. By inserting needles near the critcal facial nerves we can establish the connection to the facial muscles. Conditions such as temporomandibular joint syndrome (TMJ), trigeminal neuralgia are also treated in the clinic.
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Facial cupping has several benefits which include relaxing tight facial muscles, moving out stagnant lymph, fluids, and toxins to enhance the body’s natural healing ability. It can also increase blood flow and circulation and strengthen the vascular integrity of the face.
When treating cases of Bell’s palsy and Facial Paralysis, finding the root cause of the issue is paramount. The first part involves balancing the bodies nervous system, followed by direct treatment of the face. This could be followed by facial cupping and gua sha (Jade Massage Tool) to increase circulation. Treatment will last approximately 45min to an hour.