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Facial Acupuncture & Facial Gua Sha- One Vlogger’s Experience @ Healing with Zen

Monday, November 11th, 2019
We had the pleasure of inviting Eli from The Cruelty Free Vanity to try out Facial acupuncture and Facial Gua Sha treatment. Watch as we take Eli through the whole treatment and discuss the great benefits our patients receive from doing facial acupuncture. See why Eli and others are now hooked on getting facial acupuncture here at Healing With Zen.     https://youtu.be/fXSTQ3Yku68   Watch as Vanessa Ho demonstrates her needle techniques to improve collagen produRead More....

Glass Cupping Demonstration at LATHER Pasadena

Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Watch our demonstration of Fire Cupping at our collaborative event at the Lather store in Old town Pasadena, CA. Learn the benefits of cupping and why our patients love adding it to their acupuncture treatments!   https://youtu.be/dZFToDik5FI       Schedule an appointment   Read More....

Acupuncture works for Pain Relief – LATHER collaboration in Pasadena

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
  [embed]http://https://youtu.be/AA7VZZ5kdDM[/embed] What a pleasure to host another event at LATHER in Old Town Pasadena! In this video we discuss the importance of acupuncture, the benefits that one can obtain from acupuncture, & the process we take our patients through while being treated here at Healing With Zen. We feel honored to service the Pasadena community alongside stores such as LATHER. Thank you to everyone who came to support us. Cheers to making a better world with Read More....

Hemorrhoids & Pregnancy Symptoms

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
11-week pregnant 36 year old woman came it at and wanted to manage pregnancy symptoms. Main concern was lingering hemorrhoids. Patient was concerned that pregnancy may aggravate the situation. Hemorrhoids started in 2017 and patient doesn't feel like it's fully gone away. Last painful experience was in 2018 during holiday season. Currently the anal area is sensitive and occasional bleeding with defecation. Constipation will aggravate hemorrhoids. Bowels tend towards dry. She feels constipatiRead More....

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diarrhea, Shoulder Pain, Right Knee Weakness, Fatigue, Eczema

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
43 year old Male came to the office to receive treatment for Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Diarrhea, which were associated with his anxiety and stress levels. Patient also presented with Shoulder Pain, Fatigue, and Eczema. We used Balance Method Acupuncture to treat this patient.
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diarrhea- This was stress induced and would occur after and during anxiety.  Patient also states that he had churning on his left mid and lower abdomen.
  • Left Shoulder PRead More....

Valerian Complex- for Insomnia & Anxiety

Monday, September 30th, 2019

Try Valerian Complex from Standard Process For Anxiety Relief...and use it as a Natural Sleep Aid!

During the hot summer nights, it seems to be common to not get the right amount of sleep. The insomnia hits, and you just can't seem to figure out the precise root of the problem or even what the issue could pertain to. You might even wonder what alternative there could possibly be to treat the issue of "sleepless nights". Well no need to tussle anymore asRead More....

TMJ, Headaches, Low back pain and Anxiety

Saturday, September 28th, 2019
30 year old female returns to our office 1 year and 1 month after previous treatment she received for TMJ, Jaw pain, headaches and anxiety. All her symptoms were managed for almost a full year.
  • Jaw tension- Worse in the mornings.  Tension level 3/10, worse on left side but bilateral. "Clicking" sensation when eating food.
  • Temporal headaches - usually at least 1x/week.  Headaches came back 3 months after previous treatment course. Previous headache 6/11/2018. Worse withRead More....

What is Balance Method Acupuncture?

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
[embed]https://youtu.be/_KDQ3GsHFBw[/embed] At Healing with Zen, we practice Balance Method Acupuncture. It is a fast, effective form of acupuncture that produces instant results using distal needles. This means needles are not put in the site of pain, but usually on the opposite hand, foot or limb. Patients usually notice an improvement in their pain levels and range of motion while in our office. Even though Balance Method is very effective for pain relief, it can be used for numerous heRead More....

Case Study: Alopecia (Hair Loss) in 30 year old Male

Friday, July 26th, 2019

Vanessa Hair Loss

A 30 year old male began facial acupuncture treatment for his alopecia/receding hairline on 9/10/2018.

The patienRead More....

Our Product of the Month: Nervagesic

Thursday, July 25th, 2019
  Poppies Superbloom - Nervagesic

If you lived in Southern California this year, you were probably amazed to see a Read More....