Moxa Stick HolderRegular price $42.00
These moxa stick holders where brought back from Tainan, Taiwan during Dr. Janine’s trips.
Moxabustion is a method of using a burning herb over the body to warm acupuncture points or areas of pain. The herb, usually Ai Ye (Mugwort) penetrates the muscle layer, moving through meridians, to strengthen the Qi and tonify the blood releasing pathogens or to maintain optimal health. *
Moxa has a long history of use in China for thousands of years. It is considered one of the three main components of traditional Chinese medicine.
Includes: One moxa stick holder and one stick of moxa.
How to use:
Insert moxa stick from top towards rubber circle opening.
Extend moxa stick a few inches beyond ring.
Light the tip of the moxa until there is a nice red cherry tip.
Pull moxa stick back into the holder approximately 1” inside.
Hover over area of pain such as knee, ankle, lower abdomen, etc.
Occasionally stop and push moxa stick out, ash the tip and pull back in.
A typical moxa session would be 3-5 minutes over one area.
One moxa stick will last 5-7 treatments.
optimal was to put moxa stick out is in the a small bowl of sand.
Consult with physician prior to use if you have medical concerns.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. The product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.