External use concentrated herbal formulas applied to skin, using adhesive patches, ointments, liniments, tinctures, and soaking wash. Treats pain, swelling, injuries, deformities, diabetic foot symptoms, hair loss, and skin problems.
Needles or magnets applied and retained on ear points. Treats pain, hypertension, depression, weight control, addiction or withdrawal from smoking, drugs, and alcohol.
Localized heat from moxa-wool in the form of cone or stick on acupoints. Warms up the Meridians, promotes Qi and blood circulation, reinforces effect of acupuncture, and helps maintain general health.
Negative pressure suction with small glass cups on skin. Local congestive effect for various pain, ache, asthma, cough. Useful accessory therapy.