Acupuncture comes from the Latin word ‘acus’ which means (needle) & ‘punctura’ (to puncture). It is an ancient Chinese practise of inserting needles into specific points of the body to manipulate the flow of energy. This Chinese therapy has been used for centuries and is most commonly used to treat pain. Research has shown that acupuncture reduces nausea & vomiting after surgery & chemotherapy although they do not fully understand how acupuncture works, only that it does.

Jennifer Aniston. Took advice from her long-time friend, Sheryl Crow and decided to use acupuncture while preparing for motherhood. It was reported to that it “reduced her stress, made her skin glow, helped her with weight loss and made her happier,”

Celebrity´s who use Acupuncture

Matt Damon uses it for neck & back pain

Mariah Carey, Natalie Portman for fertility & stress

Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Simpson for weight loss

Sheryl Crow uses it for cancer & her general health

Marilyn Monroe even used it for her stomach cramps!