Know more about Accupressure in detail.
The Eastern principle of acupressure evolved from acupuncture,
an ancient art estimated to be about 6,000 to 12,000 years old. It is one
of the oldest and yet most commonly used medical procedures in the
It is based on the core principle that there is energy called
Chi or Qi flowing through one's body and mind along pathways called
When one's body is in balance, one is healthy. The
overall well being requires that the individual's energy and spirit to flow
freely throughout the body and mind.
Theoretically, the blockage of Chi or Qi at any point may
result in an illness. In order to restore health, traditional Eastern
practitioners insert thin needles into the skin along the meridians to
unblock the energy flow by stimulating the nervous system. Acupressure is
based on the same theory, with the exception that no needles are used, only
focused pressure is applied.
Eastern medical practitioners have mapped the human body
with specific acupuncture points,
many of which lie along and near the
spine. There are 365 acupuncture points comprising the 12 primary Meridian
pathways, crucial for the well being of one's health. Nuga Best adopts the
effect of acupuncture without the discomfort of inserting needles into the
Instead, pressure is applied, along with a combination
far-infrared light and heat therapy, which function in similar ways but have
proven to have much more effective results than by acupuncture or acupressure
Acupressure can help with the following:
1. Relieves stress and tension.
2. Relaxes the mind
3. Increases blood oxygenation and circulation..
Aids in the removal of toxic wastes.
5. Provides relief from head, neck
and shoulder aches.
6. Stimulates speedy healing of injuries.
7. Increases energy levels.
8. Increases overall feeling of
psychological and physical well-being.
9. Decreases labour