Inspired by Qi, the Chinese word for vital energy, the Vitality Qi Collection is our line of tools for advanced results and skin health. Gua Sha is a healing modality that has been practiced in Traditional Chinese Medicine for thousands of years.
The Mount Lai Vitality Qi White Jade Gua Sha Tool is designed to:
- Support lymphatic drainage to encourage removal of toxins
- Smooth out fascia and connective tissues
- Melt tension from the underlying tissues
- Promote blood circulation and nutrient absorption
- Sculpt facial features and reduce the appearance of fine lines and winkles over time
The result? Radiant, glowing skin.
THE SCIENCE BEHIND THE RITUAL
Why It Works
Mount Lai tools are designed to work on the lymphatic system, address adhesions in the fascia and melt tension in the facial and jaw muscles, promoting a radiant complexion + combatting fine lines and wrinkles.
01 / Why is lymphatic drainage important? The lymphatic system is a part of the immune system that helps the body get rid of toxins and waste. If the lymphatic system is not functioning well, it can result in fluid build up which may result in puffy skin. Stagnation of the lymphatic system can also lead to an increase in toxins, which can make the skin appear dull or even result in acne breakouts.
02 / The benefits of lymphatic drainage are two-fold. Lymphatic drainage removes toxic and congestive substances from the tissues, which allows greater absorption of nutrients. Besides aiding with lymphatic drainage, gua sha massage stimulates circulation and blood flow. Blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the other cells and the combination of lymphatic drainage + massage allows you to remove toxins from the tissues and absorb greater nutrients to nourish the skin.
03 / Why is using a tool better than using your hands? The beauty of Mount Lai tools is that they work on the skin without pulling. As a result, the tool is able to work on the very surface level of the skin to target the lymph system and fascia that you wouldn’t be able to target with your hands. Tools allow you to work more evenly on the entire face and target pressure points more precisely than you would get with just your hands alone.
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