Inserting needles into skin is not painful because the needle is spherical and no nerve endings in the acupuncture point. During inteparii point begins to transmit a bidirectional flow of information: the body affected by energy flow to the brain, nervous system, where "control" of the affected organ to begin the healing process.
On average an acupuncture session lasts 40 minutes.
Transmission of the information flow takes place throughout the acupuncture session and continues until next session. It is therefore important not to be discontinued, the brain coordinates the processes of healing according to the latest information received.
There is no bleeding when removing those, unless the appropriate body or the meridian point which belongs to the point that there is stagnant blood to be removed. In this case appear to remove the needle a few drops of blood.
Acupuncture needles are made of copper, silver, gold, platinum, copper and stainless steel. In Romania the most used are the silver and stainless steel. The more noble metal with the more accurate information provided.
Acupuncture may be associated with a less known method, which the Chinese call Moxa
The method consists of burning the handle acupuncture needle placed in the appropriate section of a well-determined quantity of a particular substance. It often uses wormwood (Herba Absinthe), collected and preserved under certain conditions, well pressed and weighed very accurately.
In this way it is transmitted through the acupuncture needle at the point stimulated, some very similar energy vibrations vibrations healthy body's natural energy. This transfer is initiated, a phenomenon of self-energy of the person treated.
In acupuncture are very few contraindications: pregnancy - it is good that the meeting has not made a woman pregnant than if they exclude certain areas, open wounds - to avoid acupuncture session which would cover areas with open wounds, and tumors - avoid areas of acupuncture which is within walking distance of the tumors.