Moxibustion is where a herb (Mugwort) is rolled up into a cone, applied on the skin or needle and is lit up to provide heat to the acupuncture point, meridian and organ. The various moxibustion techniques creates a nice warm feeling around the area, beneficial in treating swelling and conditions aggrevated by cold. For example, provides great relief for arthritis, RSI, muscular sprains and strains, as well as abdominal pain with diarrhea and oedema (swelling).