Scrapping (Gua Sha)

In the procedure a massage oil or lotion is applied to skin, then using long or short strokes on the skin with a scrapping tool (Gua Sha Tool) This sometimes producing redness to area that may last a few days. Gua sha is used to treat both chronic and acute pain. It is said that Gau Sha increases microcirculation in the soft tissues actually stimulating the body’s natural pain relieving opioid systems.