How to: Facial Gua Sha

FACIAL GUA SHA MASSAGE BENEFITS: Relaxes Facial Tension Reduces Puffiness Improves Skin Appearance Lift and Contour the Face Boosts Efficacy of Skincare Products Before you start : You will need to have some kind of slip by using an oil or cream specifically for your skin type. When you start massaging it should not be painful and your Gua Sha should not tug or pull on your skin. If you experience this, try adding more product or switching to an …

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Acupuncture for Acne & Skin Disorders

Are you dealing with acne or other skin disorders? Acupuncture can help! Not only for acne, but also rosacea, eczema, melasma, and more!  https://youtu.be/u_A2QUTImQ0 Read through our amazing blog posts where we share everything from tips, tricks, to treatment & preventative care: Dry Skin from Within Digestive System & The Skin Gotu Kola Complex – Skin Health & Tissue Repair Skin Health Supplements   Learn more from our Licensed Acupuncturist & Herbalist, Sonya Bhakta! She specializes in: Dermatology & Cosmetic …

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Acne, Rash & Skin Issues

Acne, Rash, & Skin Issues I really enjoyed my sessions here with Vanessa. I had extreme itchiness all over my body and wanted to resolve it as soon as possible. It was my first time having an acupuncture session so I was a bit nervous but Vanessa and Josie gave me more information to make me feel comfortable. The Chinese medicine and the sessions I had with Vanessa really reduced my rashes and improved other areas of my health such …

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Acne, Rash & Skin Issues

Acne, Rash, & Skin Issues I really enjoyed my sessions here with Vanessa. I had extreme itchiness all over my body and wanted to resolve it as soon as possible. It was my first time having an acupuncture session so I was a bit nervous but Vanessa and Josie gave me more information to make me feel comfortable. The Chinese medicine and the sessions I had with Vanessa really reduced my rashes and improved other areas of my health such …

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Dry Skin From Within

Looking to relieve dry skin? Look no further! Most people suffer from dry and flaky skin during the winter season and the majority will find that slathering on large amounts of lotion can be beneficial to ease the symptoms of dryness for a few hours. However, Chinese Medicine views the body as a whole and dry skin starts from within. There are two important factors concerning dry skin, one of which is more internal than the other. As you can …

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Is Acupuncture the Secret to Solving your Acne Problem?

Struggling with acne? Acupuncture might be your solution! Acne is a chronic and self-limiting condition that begins in adolescence and can last over 10 years. Acne is characterized by inflamed and non inflamed comedones, oily skin, and cysts. Acupuncture can be helpful because it focuses directly on the root of the issue—diet, emotions, and hormones. The patient is able to work with an acupuncturist to make possible dietary adjustments, augment their treatment with Chinese herbs and supplements, and treat the skin from the inside …

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5 Oils and Alternative Treatments for Your Skin

Looking for smooth and radiant skin? Skin issues can happen at any age. Whether you have dry, oily, or sensitive skin, it can get complicated. Although there are many products on the market that promise to cure your skin ailments, natural alternatives have proven to be effective and one of the safest options for skin treatment. Here are just a few different oils that are easy to add to your skin maintenance routine and can help with any frustrations you may be facing.  …

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