When my neck freezes up, this is the only thing that helps. It kind of feels like you've been transported to China with the shelves of jars lining the walls filled with herbs. Mei does a fantasic job. I have a MAJOR adversion to needles (I faint getting them aor seeing them given!) and this doesn't bother me a bit. She does a variety of things to get you feeling better - theraputic massage, herbal remedies.