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what is A meridian
A meridian is where Qi flows.
This simple sentence speaks volumes! Qi (pronounced “chee”) is a Chinese word that is translated as “energy” or “breath.” We cannot see Qi directly, yet all life depends on Qi and all life arises from Qi.
Qi is more than breath. Qi flows throughout the body, not just to the lungs. Where does this invisible Qi flow? It flows within meridians.
It is a unique form of remedial massage typically used in conjunction with other Chinese medicine therapies such as acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. However, a meridian massage by itself can be wonderfully relaxing especially when it targets your individual health issues.
Tui Na describes the various hand forms used to stimulate related acupuncture points, channels and muscles. Chinese massage can be used alone to improve circulation and strengthen the body, or in synergy with acupuncture and herbs for the treatment of many diseases.
With the hand forms of pressing, pushing, pinching, rolling, tapping, grasping etc., it can:
Stimulate the related points, channels and muscles of the body
Improve blood circulation and metabolism
Regulate the flow of the Qi
Remove stagnation and toxins
Balance internal organs
Recover the functions of the tendons, bones and joints
Eliminate tiredness and fatigue
Cure diseases and strengthen the body
Oxygen injection cupping
Cupping is an ancient Chinese method of causing local congestion. A partial vacuum is created in cups placed on the skin either by means of heat or suction. This draws up the underlying tissues. When the cup is left in place on the skin for a few minutes, blood stasis is formed and localized healing takes place.
Cupping therapy has been further developed as a means to open the ‘Meridians’ of the body. Meridians are the conduits in the body through which energy flows to every part of the body and through every organ and tissue. There are five meridians on the back that, when opened, allow invigorating energy to travel the whole length of the body. It has been found that cupping is probably the best way of opening those meridians.
Cupping has also been found to affect the body up to seven inches into the tissues, causing tissues to release toxins, activate the lymphatic system, clear colon blockages, help activate and clear the veins, arteries and capillaries, activate the skin, clear stretch marks and improve the appearance of cellulite. Cupping is the best deep tissue massage available.
Cupping, the technique, is very useful and very safe and can be easily learned and incorporated into your family health practices.
In short, cupping brings fresh blood to the area and improves circulation and is widely used for aches and pain relief for reasons described above but is also believed to be used to treat respiratory problems, coughs, wheezing and digestive problems.
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Appointments & Cancellations
We suggest you arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your reserved time. Please understand so that your treatment will end on time and the next guest will not be inconvenienced. Please notify us if you are running late and we can make adjustments to your schedule. Missed time will not be made up. To avoid the cancellation fee of $28, we kindly request 24 hours notice to re-schedule or cancel.
I had a stellar experience here. Not only is Amy warm and welcoming, but her treatments are also very professional and thorough. I went in with many blackheads on my nose, and after a facial, they were gone! The facial massage was also excellent; Soothing and refresh. My skin has never felt healthier or better. Highly recommend!
Katie Gu, College freshman
Amy is skilled at providing lasting relief to tense muscles. Her 20+ years of experience makes her massages outstanding in the bay areas. She has been the only one to get me 100% free from all knots in my back and neck. An amazing massage therapist! A wonderful warm sensitive soul! I would recommend her to everyone.
Sunny Xie, Front-end developer
Amy's service and expertise are excellent. She first suggests to her customer the right eyebrows and colors based on face types. She does the job in a gentle way, so that the whole process is smooth and painless.The result is amazing. My eyebrows look very natural and realistic. I had a highly positive experience in LifeBeautySalon.
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Meet Our Therapist
Owner & Esthetician, Massage Therapist
Amy has worked as an esthetician and massage therapist for over 20 years. Her initial skin care and massage training took place in Huizhou,China in 1991. Later she continued her study in Hong Kong Chaoyan beauty salon and became an professional esthetician instructor. Amy used to be co-founder of beauty salons in both Huizhou and Shenzhen. Her diverse experience allowed her to serve as beauty consultant in large salons in Zhengzhou and Hunan. She improved and promoted her clients’ salon business in terms of branding, marketing, training staff and maintaining healthy customer relationships. Amy is also a good team leader, her team won a lot of awards in the make up competitions. Because of her outstanding portfolio, she was invited to be special host in Henan TV beauty channel.
In 2003, Amy moved to California to achieve her bigger dream. She attended the Academy of Chinese Culture & Health Sciences and obtained her California Pain Therapist License in 2015. In 2017, she completed over 700 hours of advanced massage and skin care training at the International Beauty College in San Francisco and obtained her California Cosmetologist License.
Now as the owner of Han Tao Health ad Skin Care, Amy keeps providing the best skin care services to her clients, helping them improve skin and body health. She specialized in skin analysis, skin care, Chinese traditional massage and eyebrow tattoo.