The Five Elements
The five elements are essential to ancient philosophy. It is a common thread found in a wide range of cultures and ancient civilizations. These elements include:
Wood - Growing, flourishing, rooted yet pushing upward
Reflected in the Self - striving, controlling, flexible strength, self-assured
Earth - Productive, fertile Solid
Reflected in the Self - stable, reliable, tenacious, grounded
Metal - Hard, structured, symmetric
Reflected in the Self - organized, substantial, strong, durable
Fire - Dry, hot, ascending
Reflected in the Self - dynamic, sparkling, enthusiastic
Water - Wet, cool, descending
Reflected in the Self - flowing, adaptable, pliant
Our therapeutic techniques, services, and products are based on these elements. The Ousia philosophy consists of five steps, designed to facilitate an integrated experience:
Insight – a personalized consultation to access specific needs.
Cleanse – the process of removing the accumulation of stress, strain, tension and sluggishness within the body.
Nourish – appropriately selected skin care products are applied to address your individual needs.
Transform – the curative part of the treatment process that begins the rebalancing of the cells.
Restore – the accumulative benefits of the previous steps, the end result being balance and harmony.