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Foundations of Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal

  • 30 Jul 2016
  • 9:00 AM
  • 01 Aug 2016
  • 6:00 PM
  • Southwest Acupuncture College 6620 Gunpark Drive, Boulder, CO 80301

24 NCCAOM PDA’s pending featuring: Diana Horowitz, L.Ac.,

Wakefield Technique™ Certified Teacher for CO

Wakefield Technique™ Certified Teacher for CO

Seminar Fees:

15% discount off of regular tuition for Acupuncture Association of CO members before June 30th. Your cost: only $726.50!

Foundations of Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal™ is a comprehensive seminar which provides the practitioner/advanced student with the basics for all the other facial acupuncture protocols created by Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, L. Ac., M. S., M. M., featured in her 3-tiered Practitioner Certification Program offered through Chi-Akra Center.  

Participants will be introduced to safe, painless and effective protocols for renewing the face as well as the body. This course will teach the acupuncturist how to customize a facial acupuncture treatment by ascertaining the 5 Element constitution and meridian imbalances involved in the aging process of the patient.

Seminar will also include:

 The history of facial acupuncture

 Contraindications/benefits

 The Eight Extraordinary meridians

 Specific acupuncture points for face and body

 Jacques Lavier’s acu-muscle facial needling techniques

 An introduction to motor point needling for the neck

 Kidney spirit points

 Chinese physiognomy: Five Element hand and face reading

 Important operational information, general rules and supplies needed for facial acupuncture treatments

 A full topical herbal treatment protocol using herbal masks, creams, essential oils, and jade rollers

 Diana will demonstrate all techniques, and the participants will give and receive treatment.

To Register Online:


*Notice to participants:  To receive certification in Advanced Constitutional Facial Acupuncture™ from the Chi Akra Center, practitioners/advanced students must complete the Foundations of Constitutional Facial Renewal seminar AND the Advanced Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal™. Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, L. Ac. M. S., M. M., will teach the Advanced Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal seminar at SWAC on JULY 8-10, 2016. Early registration discount for the Advanced ends on June 8th, 2016. For more details and to register online, see the Seminars page of the Chi-Akra Center web site at www.chiakra.com/schedule.htm.

Instructor Biography

Diana head shot 2015Diana Horowitz, L.Ac., Certified Teacher of Foundations of Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal™, graduated from Tri-State College of Acupuncture in New York City in 2003, and moved to Denver shortly afterwards to open her acupuncture practice, Opal Acupuncture, LLC. She knew she’d found her life-long mentor when she attended a seminar taught by Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, L.Ac. In 2007. 

Diana has assisted Mary Elizabeth and her teaching partner, MichelAngelo, in seminars and conferences in a variety of locations in the US, and is a graduate of the 1st International Gold Standard Facial Acupuncture Certification held at Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, MN, 2012-2013. She taught her first Foundations of Constitutional Facial renewal seminar at SWAC in July, 2015 to excellent reviews! 

Diana maintains her acupuncture practice at A New Spirit Wellness Center in Northwest Denver, where she delights in nurturing and guiding her patients towards experiencing greater vitality and radiance.

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