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3 Day Class – Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and Facial Cupping/Gua Sha

3 Day Class - Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and Facial Cupping Gua Sha
Michelle Gellis demonstrates Facial Acupuncture

Taught by Michelle Gellis AP LAc DiplAc Instructor, MD University of Integrative Health, this is a Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and Facial Cupping / Gua Sha class for American Acupuncture Council. This comprehensive, live, three-day CEU class covers Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture Theory and Acupuncture Needling Techniques and Protocols for Cosmetic Acupuncture.

Hands-on skills such as submuscular and intradermal needling and techniques for needling the scalp, face and body points are practiced in a small class setting. Hands on Facial cupping, Facial Gua Sha and AcuLifttm Micro-needle Dermal Roller training are part of class. This class qualifies for 21.5 NCCAOM PDA CEU credits, 21 CA & FL CEU Credits, and Canadian CTCMA credits. All materials needed for class are included. The skills taught in this class will be immediately applicable in your practice.

Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation, Facial Cupping/Gua Sha Class provides lectures on: Facial Rejuvenation Theory, Technique and Point Selection, Needling Technique, Facial Cupping and Facial Gua Sha, also Protocols for TMJ, Bells Palsy, Stroke and other facial muscular/neurological conditions.  Paperwork and supplies are included.  The class is a hands on class*, with an internationally published, expert on facial acupuncture, small class size. Information on aging, skin care and marketing are covered as well. You will recoup the cost of this with your first patient.

Facial rejuvenation acupuncture is in high demand. As an acupuncturist, certification in Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation is required by AAC for Insurance coverage. The class is approved by the American Acupuncture Council. Some of the benefits of Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation are that it can erase fine lines, lift sagging eye lids, reduce bags/circles, firm jowls and double chin, can tighten pores and is beneficial for Rosacea. Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture increases collagen production, improves hormonal balance, benefits acne, and increases circulation of blood and lymph to the face.  The treatments also promote overall health and well-being.

3 Day Class – Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and  Facial Cupping Gua Sha includes:

Michelle Gellis assists with hands-on training
  • Lectures on Facial Rejuvenation Theory, Technique and Point Selection
  • Lectures on Needling Technique, Facial Cupping and Facial Gua Sha
  • Paperwork (forms, contracts etc) necessary to get started
  • Supplies needed to practice in class
  • Hands on training*
  • Students may practice cupping and gua sha
  • Information on skin care, aging, and marketing
  • AcuLift™ Microneedle products demonstration

*hands-on for licensed practitioners, students may schedule hands-on for a later time

Cost: $650 for practitioners

Early Bird Price: $600 for practitioners

Save $50 if you register by the early bird date.  Early bird registration cut off dates are different for each class, please see class registration form for details.

Unlicensed Students: Use coupon code “student50” when registering, and get $50 off the price of the class.

MICHELLE GELLIS AP LAc DiplAc has been teaching at the Maryland University of Integrative Health since 2004

Facial Cupping

The Traditional Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation Class has been approved by the NCCAOM for 21.5 PDA points (CEUs), for 21 Florida CEUs and 21 California CEUs, and for Canadian CTCMA credits

NOTE: Cancellation Policy for Live Classes and Live Webinars:

  • 15% cancellation fee up to 30 days prior to class
  • 50% cancellation fee up to 14 days prior to class
  • no refunds thereafter

* Please see the individual class registration page for any change in class times or details 


Facial Acupuncture CEU Classes
"You are a gifted teacher! I am enjoying the class, and after over 47 years of medical and 26 years of acupuncture training I've attended a load of classes!"