Can gua sha improve skin tone and firm skin?
Guasha, I’m sure you’re all familiar with this. Its proven skin and health benefits have recently become a hot topic in Europe and the United States. What exactly is Guasha’s principle?
What is Guasha?
Guasha is a kind of traditional Chinese medicine therapy through scraping board repeatedly scraping and rubbing on the body surface. Literally, “GUA” refers to pressing and repeated movement, and “SHA” refers to the redness that appears on the surface of the skin. The traditional Chinese medicine Guasha usually makes the skin show dark red blood spots or even congestion; But as a self-made facial GUASHA at home, we can take a lighter approach.
The Guasha therapy relaxes muscles, improves blood flow, and relieves swelling. Studies have shown that scraping can promote human circulation, eliminate toxins in the body, and bring fresh oxygen and nutrients into the body.