Many modern acupuncture needles have a silicone coating which allows for easier insertion and ultimate patient comfort. However, some patients may have a sensitivity or an allergy to silicone and require needles without the coating. These needles are silicone-free, perfect for sensitive patients.
Traditional Chinese needles
These ORCA needles have a traditional copper handle with a top loop. This makes them fantastic for moxibustion, where moxa can be securely placed on the loop. They can also be used for electro-acupuncture, making them excellent for varied practices.