To say we are totally obsessed with curating the ideal earstack would be an understatement. So, when we identified ear seeding, also recognised as auriculotherapy or acupressure, you can think about our enjoyment and intrigue.
Whilst it would not include actual piercing (a furthermore for those who are needle-phobic) or jewellery in the common perception, it seems to be just as luxe and features a vary of health rewards.
Acupressure has been practiced for hundreds of yrs dating back to ancient China and is centered on the elementary basic principle of acupoints activation throughout the vitality paths, far better identified as meridians, in the physique.
Halliwell was introduced to the observe through her pregnancy in advance of selecting to study the industry herself adhering to a cancer analysis in 2016.
“I grew to become interested in acupressure right after discovering it by an acupuncturist buddy of mine, who gave me a established of wrist bands for my nausea while I was expecting,” Halliwell tells us.
“A even though later she launched me to vaccaria ear seeds small seeds from the vaccaria plant which adhere to the ear with flesh-toned plaster and implement gentle strain.”
“You can implement them at property by yourself you just want tweezers, a mirror and a guide outlining the precise acupressure factors.”
“If you are on the lookout for a light alternative to popping a handful of paracetamol when you really feel a headache coming on, it really is undoubtedly value providing this historical follow a try,” she states.