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10/14/2018, Tucson - Acupressure Facelift

10/14/2018, Tucson - Acupressure Facelift

Krysa Kobryner

Regular price $140.00 Sale

Live Study/Work with Hands on the Body 

Course Outline: 

The Acupressure Facelift class is based on the ancient and modern science of exploring specific Pressure point Massage Techniques based on the Chinese Meridian system for therapeutic and health promoting benefits, as well as identifying contraindications.

During the Theory/Powerpoint Section of this class the students will learn the physiology & histology of the skin, the history and origin of acupressure facial massages, the acupressure facial massage techniques, the basic skin-types, and how to maintain and care for the skin with oils and essential oils.

During the Practice Section of this class, the student applies the client consultation to choose the appropriate techniques to design a customized facial massage. The students will practice on each other, experiencing both giving and receiving pressure point facial massage techniques.

Learning Outcomes and Benefits:

  • Understanding the basic Anatomy of the skin and the three skin-types
  • Understanding the benefits of using oils and essential oils for facial massage
  • Learning the acupressure massage techniques.
  • Conducting a client consultation
  • Understanding contra indications to facial massage.
  • Incorporating a customized facial massage and performing the facial massage.

Timeline: 3 hours study and 3 hours practice, 1 hour breaks

  • 15 Minute Students introductions
  • 1 hour 45 minute PowerPoint/Lecture: Contraindications, consultation & setting up of the treatment room is also covered. Protocols and handouts for students to fill in will be given.
  • 30 minute break
  • 1 hour : Students learn about oils and Essential Oils, with focus on customizing for a specific skin type.
  • 10 minute break
  •  60 minute practice: students take turns learning to give and receive a facial massage treatment.
  • 10 minute break
  • 60 minute practice: Students swap partners
  • 10 minute break
  • 60 minutes: Students clean up, share, review, Instructor evaluations, certificates
  • 10:00 - 12:00 Lecture with taking notes
  • Break 30 minutes
  • 12.30 - 1.30 Lecture and exploring Skin care oils
  • Break 10 minutes
  • 1:40 - 2:40 Practice the Treatment
  • Break 10 minutes
  • Break 10 minutes
  • 4:00 - 5:00 Clean Up, Review, Instructor Evaluations, Certificates

Date:   Sunday, October 14, 2018
Time:  10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Cortiva Institute - Tucson Campus
6390 East Broadway Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85710

Tuition:  $140

CE Credits:  6

Instructor:  Krysa Kobryner