What is auricular reflexology?
In ancient China, diagnosis of disease was centred around the ear and techniques such as burning ,bleeding and blowing in the ear were considered acceptable treatment for specific conditions. Ear needling continued to be commonplace in ancient Egypt and Greece and auricular acupuncture is still widely used today.
Why have auricular reflexology?
Ear reflexology is safe ,simple, quick and effective and clients can work the ears themselves at home. Ear reflexology can be used alongside foot,hand or face reflexology as to complement the treatment or as a stand-alone therapy.
Medicinal ear seeds can be placed over pressure points on the ear for 3-5 days and the client is asked to press the seed throughout the day – this will be explained in detail during the treatment.
Auricular reflexology can also be combined with facial reflexology or Indian Head Massage. An auricular reflexology session can last up to 60 mins.