Jeannine  Ruskin
Acupuncture , Massage Therapy + 4
1 Case Studies
Santa Cruz, California, United States
Years of experience 10

Total years in practice: 10

Practice Name
Earth Essence Acupuncture
Practitioner Name
Jeannine Ruskin
Acupuncture | Massage Therapy | Nutrition | Traditional Chinese Medicine
Anxiety Disorders | Back Pain | Neck Pain | Stress | Women's Health and Pregnancy
About me

Jeannine Ruskin LAc, CMT, who also goes by Pocean, has a passion for assisting others to find their balanced, healthy flow.  She uses the combination of Traditional, Five Elements and Japanese Acupuncture, Massage, Cranio-sacral therapy, guasha, cupping, nutritional counseling, and Western and Chinese herbal prescriptions to create a holistic healing experience for her patients.


Pocean is known for her success in treating Obstetrics (pregnancy, pre-natal and post-natal), Pediatrics, Body-Mind-Spirit balancing with Five Elements and flower essences, and is well versed in both Chinese and Western Herbalism.  She also has great success treating gynecological concerns, pain, injuries, headaches, emotional imbalances, chronic conditions and acute imbalances, and geriatrics.  

She’s been a Massage Therapist since 2006, specializing in Pre-Natal massage, Cranial Sacral, yummy Swedish/Eselan, Deep Tissue, Tui Na and Myofascial Release.  She has extensively studied Chinese, Western and Ayurvedic Herbalism, nutrition and dietetics, and has been a Reiki practitioner and Theta Healer since 2005.  She studied Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine at Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, graduating in 2014.


She has been called an Elemental Fairy, offering Flower Essence consultations from her line of Essences which she wild crafts from all over the world, and has a delicious line of herbal products.


Jeanine specializes in:


Obstetrics (pre- and post-natal), including at births & housecalls

Women's health, Menstrual disorders

Emotional imbalances such as Stress, Anxiety & Depression

Pain management, backaches, sprains, strains, broken bones... 


Migraines & headaches


Gastrointestinal and digestive disorders

Autoimmune disorders, common colds & flu

Skin conditions

and so much more...

At Earth Essence, your overall wellbeing is addressed and supported. 

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