Ear Seeds, Taxes
Ear seeds are like time-release acupuncture. Small black seeds from the Vaccaria plant are secured in the ear with a piece of adhesive tape over specific acupuncture points. The seeds stimulate the point by exerting mild pressure. The patient can rub or press on them for an added effect. They stay in the ear for up to a week.
Auricular Magnetic Therapy: involves taping magnetic balls or pellets to auricular acupoints.
Auricular Massage: involves pinching, pressing, or rotating all or part of the ear.
Auricular Moxibustion: thread incense moxibustion, a variation of direct moxabustion on the acupoints on the auricle .
Auricular Reflexology: reflexology of the ear.