DIY Acupressure Course or a 60- or 90-Minute Acupressure Session at Core Health Institute (Up to 56% Off)

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In a Nutshell

Clients lie atop a biomat, whose infrared rays promote cell regeneration; the 2.5-hour class teaches holistic skincare techniques

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Expires 180 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. Must sign waiver. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose from Three Options

  • $39.99 for 60-minute ShenJing Acupressure biomat session (an $80 value)
  • $49.99 for 90-minute ShenJing Acupressure biomat session (a $110 value)
  • $19.99 for a DIY acupressure facelift course (a $45 value)

Private ShenJing acupressure sessions couple massage with an exploration of internal conflicts, which can translate into chronic pain and fatigue. During treatments, clients lie atop biomats, whose warming infrared rays, negative ions, and amethyst channels can speed healing by stimulating cell regeneration.

The 2.5-hour acupressure facelift course teaches participants to use massage techniques to tone their faces and boost circulation, offsetting signs of aging. For class times, see the beauty class page.

Core Health Institute

Esther McCormick is a licensed acupuncturist, but she also displays a broader familiarity with Traditional Chinese Medicine—and its mutually supportive interactions with Western medicine—at her clinic, Core Health Clinic. McCormick and her team don’t restrict their work to treating clients, however; they also emphasize preventative treatments clients can perform on themselves. Beauty classes teach students to interpret the ingredients of their skincare products or to craft toxin-free products of their own, ranging from body butter to deodorant. An ear acupressure course, meanwhile, teaches participants to relieve their own stresses without rolling down a gravel road to approximate hot-stone massage. Even the clinic’s private acupressure treatments split time between the therapeutic massage and instruction on self-healing techniques that clients can use at home.

For those who take care of their overall well-being with exercise, yoga, and balanced nutrition