Auriculotherapy (aw-rik-ulo-ther-apy) is similar to ear acupuncture but it uses no needles. A micro current stimulation is placed on the reflex points on the outside of the ear. These points then send a message to the brain based on the location of the reflex points being treated. This treatment triggers the release naturally occurring substances, endorphins, which eliminate symptoms of withdrawal and craving for nicotine.
What is auriculotherapy?
Safe, effective micro electronic stimulation of nerve endings on the outer ears. It is medically accepted and FDA approved. Treatment is 80% effective.
How long has it been around?
Auriculotherapy has been used for more than 45 years.
Are there any side effects or contraindications?
There are no known side effects of this therapy. Pace makers are contraindicated.
How long does the procedure take?
Treatment usually takes 10-15 minutes. Most People need one to two treatments.