Green Jade Guasha Heart Shape
For those interested in an alternative to the traditional animal-based guasha, this jade tool is an excellent choice. NOTE: Jade color may vary from image.
Gua Sha is an excellent form of therapy used to break down scar tissue and open up fascia to reduce inflammation. Used in conjunction with other modalities in Oriental medicine and physical therapy, Gua Sha can help remedy chronic pain and speed the healing process.
Gua Sha can be a great addition to physical therapy treatments for bicep tendonitis, rotator cuff tendonitis, golfer’s elbow, tennis elbow, DeQuervain’s, Achilles tendonitis, hamstring strain/tendonitis, iliotibial band (IT band) tendonitis, patellar/knee tendonitis, posterior tibialis tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, shin splints, and back pain.