contraindications and precautions
  • bleeding and bruising disorders
  • high blood pressure (can be treated with cosmetic acupuncture blood pressure is under control or if the condition is treated first)
  • diabetes (can be treated with cosmetic acupuncture if diabetes is under control or if the condition is treated first)
  • severe migraines (facial acupuncture can be administered after the conditions is treated)
  • patients with pacemakers who have experienced problems with them.
  • former cosmetic surgery (if the patient intends to have more in the future)

Not to be administered during:
  • pregnancy
  • flu and colds
  • acute herpes outbreaks
  • acute allergic reactions