M745/0218 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 72.0MB

Downloadable file size: 4.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Acupuncture. Man with acupuncture needles in his face. Acupuncture is a system of healing that has been practised in Eastern medicine for thousands of years. Chinese philosophy states that our health is dependent on the smooth movement of Qi (energy) through channels under the skin. Illness arises when the components of Qi, Yin and Yang, become unbalanced. Fine needles are inserted into the channels of energy to restore the natural balance of Qi. Acupuncture is now a feature of Western complimentary medicine, where it is thought to act as a stimulus for the production of endorphins in the body which provide an analgesic effect.

Release details: Model release available. Property release not required.

Keywords: acupuncture, alternative, channels, cheeks, complementary, energy channel, equilibrium, face, facial, forehead, head, healthcare, imbalance, inserted, male, man, medical, medicine, needle, needles, qi, relaxation, relaxing, remedy, stress relief, supine, therapeutic, therapy, treatment, unbalanced, well-being, wellbeing, western acupuncture, yang, yin

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.