Frequently Asked Questions
Here are answers to most common questions. Can’t find an answer? Call us!
How does Acupuncture Slimming works?
How fast can I see results?
However, it is provided that the prescribed diet and recommended exercise are adhered to. As usual, results are subjected to individuals.
Is acupuncture painful?
Needle manipulations done by our TCM physicians might give you feelings of dull ache, tightness, tingling or radiating sensation at the site of manipulation.
What procedures do I have to expect before signing up for the program?
For females, it is best to avoid treatment during their menstrual period.
Are your TCM physicians/ acupuncturists qualified?
Practicing Certificates of our TCM physicians, as issued by TCMPB, are displayed within the respective outlets.
Is acupuncture safe?
Side effects are uncommon, such as bruising at the site of acupuncture, muscle soreness or dizziness, of which are all mild and self-healing.
What is the length of an acupuncture treatment?
Where are the needles inserted?
Are the acupuncture needles reused?
Am I able to resume normal activities after acupuncture treatment?
Will the treatment leave any permanent scars or marks on the body?
Why is it necessary to watch my diet and exercise when receiving treatment?
What else is involved besides acupuncture in the weight loss treatment program?
Usually, both acupuncture and massage treatments are done together to maximize the weight loss results.
What happens if I have to stay away from treatment for a week or two due to job commitments or vacations?
Do I have to continually stick to the diet in order for my weight to be maintained at the ideal level? Will my weight re-bounce after treatment ends?
Weight will be maintained at the ideal level if you adopt a sensible diet, avoiding frequent indulgence in unhealthy food and alcoholic drinks. Moderation is the key and should be practiced.
Can acupuncture treatment help to lose fats in specific problem areas i.e. stomach, hips or arms? Do you also treat other problems such as flabbiness or cellulite?
Our latest technology, the Cool RF machine can also be used for skin tightening, cellulite reduction, as well as body shaping.
How soon can I start acupuncture treatment for weight loss after giving birth?
If Cesarean Section was involved during childbirth, you are advised to start Aimin’s weight loss program at least 6 months after childbirth.