Acupuncture

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is used to clear blockages and improve the normal flow of Qi (life energy) through the body. Treatment is safe with minimal side effects.

Cosmetic acupuncture

Cosmetic acupuncture

Cosmetic Acupuncture is an effective non-surgical and non-toxic method that may reduce the signs of aging and improve the quality and tone of the skin on the face.

Acupressure

Acupressure

Acupressure is an ancient healing technique. It is used to stimulate your body’s natural healing power through the use of pressure on key healing points.

Moxibustion

Moxibustion

Moxibustion is a technique that involves burning a specific herb to facilitate healing. Types include direct moxa and indirect moxa, also known as Kyotoshin.

Qi Beauty

Qi Beauty

We will design the best Qi facial to reconnect the energy that your skin requires. This will help to promote vitality and a youthful appearance.

About Sophie Fortier

Awarded as one of the top three acupuncturists in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Sophie is a French Canadian and the Founder of Blue Tortoise. She is well known as an acupuncturist and acupressure expert, and is respected for her extensive training in Japan and USA. Her holistic health and alternative medicine treatments are used for anxiety, depression, infertility, pain and women’s health. Sophie’s gentle technique provides you with a decadently relaxing experience. Sophie is a registered member in good standing with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturist of Ontario (CTCMPAO).

A Holistic Approach

Medical experts worldwide agree on the established health benefits of acupuncture. Using well established techniques and expertise, we offer relief for your pain or medical condition. Emotional wellbeing is the core of what we do. We provide a unique trifecta of acupuncture and reflexology for a truly holistic and effective approach to your health.

How much does acupuncture cost?

An initial consultation is $80.
Follow up appointments are $80 per hour.
Cosmetic acupuncture and Qi appointments are $90 per hour.

Sophie is a Registered Acupuncturist, so treatments are covered by many extended health insurance plans.
Please refer to your employer’s benefits package summary for coverage details.