Enliven the skin and the face with gentle facial acupuncture. Reduce sags, bags and lessen wrinkles in a natural way! Constitutional facial acupuncture uses a whole body approach to the renewing the facial landscape. When the organs and body are healthy the face reflects this vitality by appearing to be hydrated, tranquil and bright.

Small Japanese needles are placed in the face, stimulating collagen and elastin production, as well as bringing more qi and blood flow to the skin. This leads to a healthy, youthful glow. Needles are also placed in the body to support organ function and to bring more moisture and tone to the facial muscles. In addition the treatment includes a Chinese herbal mask, soothing botanical creams, essential oils and a jade roller massage.

Vibrant beauty comes from within. With Facial Acupuncture, one is able to encourage the whole body’s well being which reflects with a luminous face and skin. Yin Wellness’ practitioner Deva Cassandra offers a free 30 min. consultation to see if Facial Acupuncture is right for you.


Deva Cassandra is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist in California. She has teamed up with Yin Wellness in Santa Cruz to provide excellent care for women’s health, pre and postnatal care and pain management. She also offers Constitutional Facial Acupuncture to improve the appearance of the skin, lessen fine lines and wrinkles and reduce sags and bags. With a strong passion for botanical medicine, Deva often incorporates herbal formulas, high quality supplements and essential oils into her treatments. In the tradition of Yin Wellness most sessions include a massage and cranial sacral in addition to the acupuncture, creating a deluxe and effective healing experience. Deva accepts insurance! In her free time Deva loves to practice yoga and hike in the woods with her dog Stella and daughter Scarlett Grace.