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Facial rejuvenation: facial acupuncture certification course

June 16, 2017 to June 18, 2017

Time: 
Friday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Credits: 
7 Category A
Venue: 
CCNM
Open to: 
TCM practitioners, fourth-year students, NDs, third-year students
ND/health-care practitioner: 
$649
Early bird price: 
$599
Alumni association price: 
$550
Student price: 
$499

Course description

Ancient cultures have always known that beauty comes from the inside out! Common sense tells us that treating the underlying cause of aging and imbalance is preferable to masking the symptoms. With this highly effective method of facial rejuvenation, one can simultaneously benefit a person's appearance and overall health.

Learning outcomes:

  • How to customize facial rejuvenation treatments utilizing an oriental medical approach
  • How to assess which meridians are involved in the aging process
  • Point selection and technique for conditions such as acne, dry skin, age spots, sagging skin, wrinkles, scars, double chins, as well as bags and dark circles under the eyes

Please note that you will be expected to bring a volunteer or partner on Sunday from 3 - 5 p.m. who will receive a facial massage and acupuncture treatment from you. Certification is granted upon completion of a written and practical exam.

 
INSTRUCTORS/SPEAKERS

Virginia Doran - Instructor

Virginia Doran has been practicing in the field of holistic health for thirty years. She holds a Masters of Science in acupuncture and licenses in acupuncture and massage therapy as well as being U.S. national board certified in both acupuncture and Chinese herbology (NCCAOM). Ms. Doran has been a teacher and lecturer in the field of holistic health since 1980. Virginia is a recognized expert and pioneer in the field of healthy aging and beauty through holistic means. Ms. Doran was especially honored in 1997 to have been the first Westerner to teach acupuncture in Japan. Virginia is currently writing two books on facial rejuvenation: and instructional text for practitioners of Oriental medicine and on her full program of facial rejuvenation. For more info visit <a href="http://luminousbeauty.com/" target="_blank">Luminous Beauty</a>.

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