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Gua Sha Materials: In-Depth

Gua Sha Materials: In-Depth

#1 – Bian Stone Bian stones are considered the best gua sha because they have the most ultrasonic pulses and the best frequency range.The use of Bian stones for healing is centuries-old. The “Nei Jing,” an ancient Chinese medical book, lists “acupuncture, moxibustion, herbal medicine, Qigong, and Bian stone therapy”...

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IS GUA SHA THE KEY TO GLOWING, FIRMER SKIN?

IS GUA SHA THE KEY TO GLOWING, FIRMER SKIN?

  Gua sha may be the hottest self-care and skin-boosting technique – and a veritable Instagram star – but why (and how, and how often) should we be doing it? And what is a gua sha anyway? FACEMADE talks though the benefits of this ancient natural therapy, and explains why...

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SELF MASSAGE WITH GUA SHA

SELF MASSAGE WITH GUA SHA

Gua sha or massage is a simple form of self-care that can be done at-home. Massage can help to relieve stress and tension, calming your nervous system to aid relaxation within the mind and body.  Gua sha involves stroking the skin with a smooth stone and a massage oil in upward...

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Everything to Know About Facial Massage

Everything to Know About Facial Massage

Often created from vanity-worthy gemstones, the lymph-flushing skin care darling has an impressive past.   If you’ve visited, well, any skincare brand’s website in the last year, you’ve undoubtedly spotted it: the Gua Sha tool. Sleek, smooth, and often created from vanity-worthy gemstones, the lymph-flushing skin care darling has an impressive past....

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