EVENTS

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Facial Cupping and Gua Sha:

Ancient Chinese Practices to Beautify Your Skin

Blue Heron Gua Sha WorkshopWhere: Wildcraft, 38 Windermere Blvd, Charleston
Dates: Thursday, April 18, SOLD OUT; June registration coming soon via Wildcraft
Time:  5:30-7:30 pm
Cost: $55, includes your own facial cups and gua sha set

Back by popular demand! Enjoy a unique workshop with Lisa Abernathy and Wildcraft’s owner + curator, Holly Thorpe, on Chinese medicine techniques you can use to enhance the health and beauty of your skin. We will discuss the techniques and principles behind facial cupping and gua sha. Then you will luxuriate in a self-facial using exquisite serums and balms from Wildcraft. Lisa will explain and guide you through facial cupping and gua sha, and you will leave with a cup and gua sha set to use at home. These effective, gentle, and easy-to-use manual techniques increase circulation to the skin, decrease wrinkles and discoloration, stimulate collagen, enhance lymphatic drainage, and give you a gorgeous glow. The night will conclude with a private shopping experience.

Pure Bliss Meditation:

An Acupuncture, Sound Healing & Crystal Therapy Fusion

Where: Still Soul Studio, 579 King Street, Charleston
Date: Wednesday, May 1

Time:  5:30-7:30 pm
Cost: $38, tickets via Still Soul

Sink into your heart space and experience the deep, restorative healing of gentle acupuncture and stone medicine with licensed acupuncturists Laura Marion and Lisa Abernathy of Blue Heron Acupuncture & Apothecary!
Recline and receive a unique combination of acupuncture needles, crystal placement, and essential oils on heart centering acupuncture points designed to calm your mind, open your heart, and illuminate your spiritual nature.
A short, guided mediation will set the tone for this soul soothing event. Sirena Squires, LMBT, will then grace us with her live Native American flute music that will effortless allow you to drift into deep states of meditative consciousness.
Spaces are limited for this event, but open to all walks of life, and safe for pregnancy. Meditation tea will be served as well.

ELDOA 1: Certification Course

Where: Still Soul Studio, 579 King Street, Charleston
Dates: May 18-19
Registration: authenticbodycontrol.com

The introductory ELDOA certification course is the first step to becoming a certified ELDOA trainer, but is also appropriate for anyone with an interest in spinal health.  The main topics covered in this course are the theory and history of the formation of the ELDOA exercises, detailed anatomy and function of the spine, and the four most commonly used ELDOA exercises.

Course Fees:

$399 – register by April 20

$499 – register after April 20

For more information or to register:

info@authenticbodycontrol.com