What Is It?
Used in China for more than two thousand years, gua sha is an effective massage technique used for a wide array of pain syndromes due to injury, trauma, or overuse.
What Does It Do?
A method of promoting blood circulation and removing toxic heat, blood, and lymph from the body, gua sha involves rubbing the skin with a flat tool to facilitate pain relief. Massage oils and herbs are often applied to the skin to open pores, increase deep cleansing, relax the tissues, and improve circulation.
What Is It Used For?
Gua sha is very effective in treating:
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