Acupuncture pen is a convenient way to self-administer Low-Voltage-Therapy, a method proven to have many health benefits.
Low-Voltage-Therapy is not a new technology although it is not well known in the Western world. It is commonly used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TMC), sometimes in place of or in combination with acupuncture.
It relieve pain by blocking pain signals as they travel from the nervous system to the brain. the pulsations also have a relaxing effect on tense muscles, nerve and joint, similar to that of massage.
The acupuncture pen can be used as a portable hand-held "Tens" unit to automatically trigger rapid muscle contraction when muscles are hard to isolate or when the muscle is immobilized in a cast or splint. The pulsed contraction effectively works the muscle for you which prevent pain and also atrophy.
Your acupuncture pen can be use to locate acupunctures points on the body and stimulate them to unblock qi flow along a meridian or to focus qi on an acupuncture point associated with a weak or damaged internal organ. The mild electrical pulses act in the same way as acupunture needles or acupoint massage.
As a beauty aid for stimulating the muscles of the face and body as well as tightening and rejuvenating the skin and subcutaneous layers to reduce wrinkles and sagging flesh associated with aging.