A classic Chinese medicine treatment using applied heat to specific acupuncture points on the body. The increased blood flow helps bolster the immune system.
It is a method of heating specific acupuncture points on the body and is done so by burning herbs close to the skin. It can be used as a stand-alone method of healing or in combination with acupuncture.
Moxibustion uses the herb mugwort which is quite a common herb It has been used in herbal treatments for centuries. Mugwort can help the movement of qi energy and movement of the blood.
Moxibustion is used to maintain health, strengthen the organs and immune system and prevent diseases. It increases circulation around areas of chronic pain and muscle pain. Any cold weather ailments such as arthritis pain may be helped with moxibustion. It is always a good idea to get advice from a qualified Chinese Medicine practitioner.