For over 2000 years acupuncture has been used by the eastern cultures for balancing and harmonising the body and mind.
This mystical art has been brought into the modern world to compliment western healthcare, but can also be highly effective as a stand alone treatment.
especially lower back pain, migraine, period pains, arthritis and fibromyalgia
to de-stress and calm, aid sleep and harmonise
Allergy relief, menopause symptoms, health maintenance and balancing
And much more
Visit the British Acupuncture Council , of which we are a full member, for further information.
The first session is usually around an hour and a half long and involves a full consultation and treatment.
Any following sessions are about an hour.
The amount of sessions needed vary depending on the individual‘s goals. Benefits can often be felt after only one treatment, but the average course is around 5 or 6 sessions.
Kerry obtained her degree in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture at the reputed College of Integrated Chinese Medicine, Here she studied Five Element Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine, where she learnt the ancient arts of Cupping, Tuina, Gua Sha, Acupuncture Needling and the use of Moxa. Each year Kerry adds to her knowledge, researching and attending various courses, as well as working in varied environments.
For the last few years Kerry has worked in a Sports Injury Clinic, a Wellness Centre and with the cancer patients for Penny Brohn, at the Spire Hospital, Havant. This year she has added her own clinic, based in Strictly Beauty, Knowle Village, Fareham.
Cupping marks have been seen on many celebrities. The use of suction cups can be used to help with blood circulation, clearing toxins and relaxing muscles.
Fine, sterile needles are inserted into specific acupuncture points, that vary for each individual. The treatment is designed to treat the whole person and not just the presenting symptoms.
Moxa treatment involves the burning of dried mugwort close to the skin using a variety of methods. It is a heating therapy that aids the flow of blood and QI (pronounced chee).
Tuina is an ancient Chinese massage therapy. It is often used in conjunction with acupuncture needling.
Gua sha involves scraping the skin with a massage tool to improve circulation.
Strictly Beauty, 4c South Square, Knowle Village, Fareham. Hampshire. PO17 5FP www.strictlyb.co.uk
Also at :
Solent Sports Injury Clinic, 170 Portsmouth Road,
Lee-On-The-Solent, Hampshire. PO13 9AE
Tel: 02392 553302 www.solentsportsinjuryclinic.co.uk
Westbourne Osteopathy and Wellness Clinic, Westbourne Road, Westbourne, West Sussex, PO10 8UL
Tel: 01243 372 272
Strictly Beauty 4c South Square Knowle Village Fareham Hampshire
Call on 07756 821979 and if we are busy you can leave a voicemail or send a text message. We will be happy to discuss your needs and see how we can help.