Ear acupressure involves the placement of pellets, seeds, or tacks on specific points on the ear to prevent or treat disease and/or pain. Ear acupressure may be used as an adjunct to body acupuncture treatment, used to enhance and prolong the effects of body acupuncture, or used alone as the primary form of treatment.
The seeds stimulate the point by exerting mild pressure. Auriculotherapy with ear seeds or with acupuncture has been known for centuries to help with anxiety by calming your mind and bringing the whole body into balance. … Ear seeds, it’s like reflexology for the ears!
How Long Do I have To Leave Them In My Ear? EarSeeds can be left on for up to 5 days, even with showering, sleeping, swimming etc. They may fall off sooner, depending on where they’ve been placed. After 5 days of wear, remove seeds and allow the skin to rejuvenate for 8-24 hours before replacement.
Ear seeds are generally safe. They’re noninvasive and don’t require the use of needles, so there’s a much lower risk of infection or bleeding compared to acupuncture. However, if you have sensitive skin or a latex allergy, metal seeds or adhesive tape might cause some irritation.
We also sell the sets or packages of ear seeds in our retail store. The packages are set up with 200 seeds and specific instructions for different conditions like: weight loss, back pain and so on. The instructions will who you exactly where to place the acu tacks for the condition.
Treatments are $15.00 and up plus tacks are additional