Celebrities Who Swear By Acupuncture

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Natalie Portman

Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston

We all know and love Jennifer Aniston. Aniston was introduced to acupuncture from her friend, Sheryl Crow. Acupuncture treatments have helped to reduce her stress, made her skin glow, and even helped her lose weight. 

 

Kim Kardashian 

Kim Kardashian Acupuncture

Kim Kardashian has used acupuncture and seen benefits from it for a number of things. She has received a cosmetic acupuncture treatment to maintain her “glow”. Kardashian has been vocal on refusing to ever get a face lift. Along with cosmetic acupuncture, Kim was receiving acupuncture treatments for her pregnancy symptoms. She has also used an acupuncture to alleviate some stress.  

 

Celine Dion

Celine Dion

At the age of 42, Celine had tried 5 previous in-vitro fertilization treatments. She was on her 6th try when she tried acupuncture to help her with her infertility. With the help of acupuncture, Celine finally got pregnant.

  

Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr.

Truth be told, every discipline that I have employed that has its roots in the Chinese tradition has worked, and that’s what I’m really drawn to, it’s the way is the way is the way, and when things work, they are really worth putting your time and energy behind” 

 

Robert Downey Jr. credits his last 20 years of good health to Traditional Chinese Medicine. He promotes and believes in it so much, he was awarded the Robert Graham Visionary Award in 2012. He believes it has truly made him a better person, father, and husband. 

 

Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock

We all know Sandra Bullock doesn’t seem to age… like AT ALL. She’s 54 years old and still looks as amazing as ever. She gets acupuncture treatments 3 times a week and even requires acupuncture on set, which she will not sign a contract without that being on there as a contractual perk.

 

Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman

“I do yoga sometimes, but not regularly any more. And I also get acupuncture and a massage when I’m feeling stressed.”

Natalie Portman told Marie Claire magazine that she uses acupuncture treatment to combat stress. She has also used acupuncture to help with fertility and even uses it to supplement her exercise routine. 

 

Sheryl Crow

Cheryl Crow

In fact, it was my surgical oncologist who recommended I check out the Tao of Wellness, where I supported my treatment with acupuncture as well as herbal teas. The idea is to fortify the immune system. I say why not?”

Cheryl Crow was diagnosed in 2006 with breast cancer. Luckily, it was caught early. But she wanted to make sure that treatment was going to work. She completed 7 weeks of radiation in combination with acupuncture and herbal teas.

 

 

Elle Macpherson

Elle Macpherson

“I do choose to look after my body from a Chinese medicine perspective, which promotes and maintains wellness rather than treats illness.”

Elle Macpherson is a supermodel, who just like Jennifer Aniston and Sandra Bullock, is over 50 and still looks as beautiful as ever. What does she owe her youthful look and good health to? Acupuncture. She receives acupuncture treatments regularly and even sees a Chinese Medicine doctor who uses herbs to maintain good health.   

 

Katy Perry 

Katy Perry

“I get a lot of the ideas when I’m resting — either when I’m meditating or getting some kind of work done on my back, like physical therapy or acupuncture. That’s where I get my best ideas, maybe because I’m balancing my body.” 

Katy Perry not only uses acupuncture to help with getting the creative juices flowing, but she also complains of knee pain. She stated in an interview that her knees are giving out on her. To combat this, she receives acupuncture treatments 2-3 times a week.

  

Julianne Moore

“The only thing that really got me back to normal was Chinese Medicine.”

Julianne Moore went through an extremely rough time when her mother passed away. She struggled with insomnia, weight loss, and her blood pressure dropped very low, which caused her to stop getting her period. She had some acupuncture treatments and credits that to getting her back to feeling normal. She also uses acupuncture for back pain.

 

 

 

References: 

2015. 26 Celebrities You Won’t Believe Use Acupuncture. Advanced Health Solutions.

Liewald, S. 2015. Famous People Who Are Using Acupuncture. Center for Integrative Medicine at Good Samaritan Medical Center.

Sibbers, L. Celebrities Love Acupuncture. NowACU.

2013. ‘Oh, so relaxing’ Kim Kardashian finally puts her feet up… as her face is studded with needles during acupuncture session. Daily Mail.

Duran, B. 2012. Robert Downey Jr. Honored for TCM Advocacy. Acupuncture Today.

Still, J. 2011. Natalie Portman: ‘Exercise relives stress’. Digital Spy.

2006. Sheryl Crow: Cancer Will Change My Music. CNN.

Dubowsky, J. Supermodel Elle MacPherson Uses Chinese Medicine To Stay Healthy. Jennifer Dubowsky.

Rutter, C. 2015. Katty Perry has to have acupuncture twice a week and admits she struggles with booze. Mirror.

2013. Is this how Julianne Moore stays looking so young? Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. 

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