The Ancient Art of Gua Sha: History, Practices, and Tools
Gua Sha, an ancient Chinese healing technique, has surged in popularity for its profound health and beauty benefits. Rooted in traditional Chinese medicine, Gua Sha involves scraping the skin with a smooth-edged tool to stimulate blood flow and promote wellness. This practice, often referred to as "scraping therapy," dates back over 2,000 years and remains a cornerstone of holistic health practices. The term "Gua Sha" comes from 刮痧, translated from traditional Mandarin Chinese.
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What are EGF's and are they really made from Penises?
Epidermal growth factors (EGF) are single-chain proteins naturally occurring in human skin cells. They signal skin cells to "behave" like young, healthy skin cells. EGFs can help with wrinkle improvement, enhance skin barrier, support wound healing and even minimize the formation of pigmentation and acne scarring.
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