• Moxibustion

  • A mixture of finely ground herbs, called Moxa, can be used alone, on, or near needles to gently warm and stimulate the selected acupuncture point areas.  Moxa, which is mostly the herb mugwart, has many forms but is typically formed into long cigar shaped "sticks" or shaped into small cones which, after lit, smolder at one end.  Moxibustion may be used to relieved traumatic pain or alleviate debilitating conditions such as weakness and fatigue.  It is quit effective for gynecological problems.