$?% (crub e)enl!, not too quickl!, too hea)il!, too hastil!, in order not to let patient feel scared and painful, affecting the gua sha#s result.$4% The complete gua sha and 2entosa procedure is'1. (crub rele)ant meridian, acupuncture points and bod! parts according to patient#s condition.+. Depends on the condition of sha and illness, select 1 to places, tap the skin lightl! with the plum blossom needle tool.. @uickl! appl! 2entosa on the location tapped in step +.3. Aemo)e the cups after to 0 minutes.0. ppl! mo*ibustion on these locations to 0 minutes.$+% ua (ha 8ubricantain function is for lubrication. ccording to ancient hinese books, in earl! da!s onl! water was used for lubrication. 8ater (esame oil and other oil were used too. (ome hinese herbs were added in the oil in order to help the flow of @i and blood. The gua sha oil de)eloped b! the association of hinese (cientific @i ong has 1+ hinese herbs in the oil. 7t is )er! efficient to help the flow of chi and blood.-ecause the main function of gua sha lubricant is for lubrication, an! oil like Bonds, 2aseline can ser)e the purpose.
(II) Equipment for Ventosa
$1% 2entosa (et7t can directl! pull out the sha and dri)e the sick qi awa!. 7t can accelerate the circulation of @i and blood. 7ts effect is )er! astonishing. 7n hin d!nast!, the cups were made of earth. 8ater, the cups were made of glass. The! are easil! broken, and hard to use. The! are )er! to burn the skin.Aecentl! a Corean in)ented pump t!pe 2entosa set, eliminating the shortcoming of glass 2entosa set. nd the! are eas! to use. (o the! soon replaced the glass ones, becoming the most popular tools in gua sha and 2entosa. There are man! different brands, their qualities are )aried. Users need to be careful to pick up the good ones.$+% (kin 5eedle Tool7t is also called Blum -lossom needle tool, se)en star needle tool. fter ua sha, tap the skin with the Blum -lossom needle tool, then appl! 2entosa, the clogged sha can be directl! pulled out.$% Three ngle 5eedle Toolfter gua sha, if there are purple traces, then the three angle needle tool is used to let a few drops of blood out of that area.$3% o*a Aollfter gua sha and 2entosa, appl! o*ibustion to the affected part for to 0 minutes.
WATCH LIST !" G#A SHA A$% VE$T!SA&Watch List for Gua Sha
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