Freckles are consentrated melaninized cells that are clustered. It is quite obvious at people with a fair complexion. Freckles also known as ephelides or singular ephelis. Instead of having melanocytes that overproduce melanin granules (melanosomes), freckles don’t have increasing number of the melanin-producing cells melanocytes. This cause a change of coloration of the outer skin cells.
Freckles may bring many symptoms in the like of change of the skin color and shape, diarrhea, abdominal pain, weight loss, skin cancer, moles, and blood or mucus in the stool.
Freckles is happen because there is a direct exposure of sunlight to our skin. It is the ultraviolet that cause melanocytes make more melanin. The melanin make freckles to show up and become darker and apparent. The freckles are not happen to all people, because it is actually also caused by genetic factors. The genetic factors make some people have fair complexion and other people have darker complexions.
Related Acupuncture Points :
ST36 CV12 ST44
Acupuncture Treatment For Freckles
When dealing with freckles, the way the treatment of acupuncture treat this disorder is by increasing the blood circulation to the face, reducing tension of the face’s muscles, promoting the producing of collagen and elastin, and also inducing exfoliation. The treatment protocol will last for about 5 weeks with the total 10 treatment given. Each treatment need 45 to 60 minutes. The treatment will be more effective if also accompanied with intake of herbal medicine.
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