Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation course will train acupuncturists to use basic principles of Oriental Medicine to do a cosmetic acupuncture treatment. The practical application of this additional technique has proven to be a lucrative service for all those who have chosen to expand in this field of expertise.
Students learn not only a very practical additional service but also benefit financially from studying this one day course because they then can offer an additional service which is highly sought after.
An average cosmetic acupuncture treatment costs approximately $90 to $110/treatment, thus the cost of this course is covered after treating a few clients with this very beneficial form of whole body therapy.
Point selection, needling techniques will be taught for conditions such as dark circles, puffy eyes, drooping skin, fine lines and wrinkles. Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation addresses the person’s constitution as well as facial appearance.
Participants will also learn how to do a deep, soothing acupressure face massage, utilizing acupuncture points to stimulate qi and blood in the face. Overall health for both the body and mind.
Please be ready to give and receive a treatment in class. Course material will be provided.
A letter of completion will be issued at the end of the course. Please note, this course is for those who have completed clean needle technique and adequate acupuncture training. Please contact the Admissions Department if you are unsure as to whether your previous training in acupuncture will meet the requirements for this course.
$210 (+hst) - SSC acupuncture grads
$250 (+hst) - other acupuncturists
* Cost of course includes all material fees. This course is for those who have completed clean needle technique and adequate acupuncture training.
Registration: Please call 416-323-1818 to register for this course. Payment can be made by Visa or MasterCard or in person using cash or Interac. Six person minimum is required to run this course however class sizes are kept small to allow for a lot of one on one time with the instructor. Registrations are taken on a first come, first serve basis. Register early to avoid disappointment.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations on or before two weeks prior to the course start date will result in a $35 cancellation fee. Cancellations after that date will not receive a refund.
Kate Kent, Dipl. Ac., C.H. (NCCAOM) trained in Canada and China. She holds diplomas in both acupuncture and herbs from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in the U.S.A. Kate has appeared numerous times on television and radio, given talks, and written many articles on Chinese Medicine. She has just completed a Test Manual for TCM Examinations: Chinese Herb Guide (500 Questions & Answers to the Most Commonly Used Herbs & Formulas). Kate believes very strongly in the mind/body connection and has expanded her private practice to include what is known as an Experiential Dynamic Counseling.
Kate started teaching and supervising in the acupuncture program in 1998 and has maintained a private practice outside of the school, in Toronto since 1985.