Toyohari is a form of Japanese acupuncture that uses very delicate needles and other specialized techniques.

Treatment is based on very skilled pulse and abdominal diagnosis. Many Toyohari practitioners in Japan are blind and are trained able to detect Qi sensitivites which aid in assessing the client’s condition.

Below is a link to a scholarly article for those of you who totally want to geek out on Japanese acupuncture:


brief introduction to Toyohari, acupuncture needles and when it may be time to get a treatment