Should your interest in facial acupuncture run further than skin deep a wealth of material can be found by clicking on the following links;
Contribution of Adenosine to the Increase in Skeletal Muscle Blood Flow Caused by Manual Acupuncture in Rats - Hisashi Shinbara, Satomi Nagaoka, Yasuyuki Izutani, Masamichi Okubo, Keisaku Kimura, Kunio Mizunuma, Eiji Sumiya, 2017 (sagepub.com)
Participation of Calcitonin Gene Related Peptide Released via Axon Reflex in the Local Increase in Muscle Blood Flow following Manual Acupuncture - Hisashi Shinbara, Masamichi Okubo, Keisaku Kimura, Kunio Mizunuma, Eiji Sumiya, 2013 (sagepub.com)
De Valois, B. (2006) Serenity, patience, wisdom, courage, acceptance: reflections on the NADA protocol. European Journal of Oriental Medicine, 5(3), pp. 44-49.
De Valois B, Degun T (2015) Using the NADA protocol to improve wellbeing of prostate cancer survivors: five case studies. European Journal of Oriental Medicine; 8(1) 8-18