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Foundations of Constitutional Facial Renewal – May 27-28, 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Sandman Suites Hotel and pHresh Spa 1160 Davie St, Vancouver BC, V6E 1N1, Canada

Foundations of Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal™ is a comprehensive seminar which provides the practitioner/advanced student with the basics for all the other facial acupuncture protocols created by Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, L. Ac., M. S., M. M., featured in her 3-tiered Practitioner Certification Program offered through Chi-Akra Center. It is the foundation upon which everything else is built.

Participants will be introduced to safe, painless and effective protocols for renewing the face as well as the body. This course will teach the acupuncturist how to customize a facial acupuncture treatment by ascertaining the 5 Element constitution and meridian imbalances involved in the aging process of the patient.

The seminar will also include:

The history of facial acupuncture
The Eight Extraordinary meridians
Specific acupuncture points for face and body
Jacques Lavier’s acu-muscle facial needling techniques
An introduction to motor point needling for the neck
Kidney spirit points
Chinese physiognomy: Five Element hand and face reading
Important operational information, general rules and supplies needed for facial acupuncture treatments
A full topical herbal treatment protocol using herbal masks, creams, and essential oils, and jade rollers
The Instructor will demonstrate all techniques, and the participants will give and receive treatments

Tuition:early bird

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests must be made in writing no later than 4 weeks prior to the seminar; no refunds will be granted after that date. A $50 processing fee will be charged for any cancellations prior to that date. Any cancellations after April 12, 2018 are subject to conditions of force majeure, i.e., act of God, and the Instructor’s interpretation of the same. If the seminar is canceled, full tuition will be refunded.

Previous Courses & Seminars


Foundations of Constitutional Facial Renewal

September 10-11, 2017, 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sandman Suites Hotel and pHresh Spa 1160 Davie St, Vancouver BC, V6E 1N1, Canada


Balance Acupuncture and Massage

August 19-21, 2016, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
#105-4338 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5V 3P9, Canada

What Practitoners are Saying

Great course to treat both the spirit and inner and outer beauty. Julie took the time to really teach, explain the concepts of facial acupuncture
Dr. Mirjana B.
“It was a great course. I enjoyed it a lot, especially now that I know how to treat my forehead wrinkles which I was always concerned about. Thank you so much.”
Saloomeh A.
“In addition to treating patients’ exterior, I discovered how much this work is equally about their internal landscape being cared for through these techniques.”
Ala W.
“Great workshop!! I loved it! I will highly recommend it to my classmates. I look forward to future workshops! Thanks!”
Predita L.
“Very professional class. Julie presented the course in a very organized manner. I wish to have more courses in Vancouver! Thank-you for the opportunity”
Einaz F.
“This is a fun, interactive course with a lot of valuable information about facial renewal acupuncture”
Lillian W.