Puffy eyes  in children

Puffy eyes in children

The term "puffy eyes" often is interchangeable with "swollen eyes." Swollen eyes are generally used to describe an immune response to allergy, infection or injury, whereas "puffy eyes" is more likely used to refer to the external physical characteristic of swollen eyes from water retention, lack of sleep or genetic traits like dark circles under the eyes. Children often have swollen eyelids, commonly caused by... (read more)

Treatment of Eye Dark Circle

Treatment of Eye Dark Circle

Fatigue is the most common cause of dark circles under your eyes. Sometimes, what appear to be dark circles under your eyes may merely be shadows cast by puffy eyelids or hollows under your eyes that develop as a normal part of aging. Some of the most common causes of true under-eye circles are: Sometimes genetics may be to blame for the thin or fair... (read more)

Facelift with acupuncture

Facelift with acupuncture

Facial acupuncture is a holistic approach that involves gently tapping super-fine needles in specific areas of your face as well as ears, neck, hands and legs. It doesn't hurt – you just feel a slight tingle as each needle sinks in. In fact, as British Acupuncture Council member Rhiannon Griffiths says, 'the needles are the width of a human hair or even thinner, so patients... (read more)

Cheek augmentation with acupuncture

Cheek augmentation with acupuncture

High cheek bones and fuller cheeks have always been a sign of youth and health in our society. As people age, they may lose some of the volume in their cheeks and some skin elasticity. This results in the appearance of hollow eyes and cheeks as well as sagging of the cheek itself, leading to deeper laugh lines and a tired look in the face.... (read more)

Treatment of Facial Wrinkles

Treatment of Facial Wrinkles

Facial wrinkles can range from fine lines to deep creases and folds and can appear anywhere on your face. Most wrinkles begin in the areas where you make repetitive facial expressions - the vertical lines between your brows, horizontal lines on your forehead, and series of lines that radiate from your lips. As you age, your skin loses elasticity and gets thinner and dryer. UV... (read more)

Acupuncture Facelift

Acupuncture Facelift

Cosmetic Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation is a natural anti-aging technique. During Cosmetic Acupuncture treatments, multiple hair-thin acupuncture needles are inserted in regions of the body, face, and scalp to stimulates the body’s own healing energies. This promotes the flow of Qi or vital energy to increase circulation of blood in from the deep dermis to the surface of the skin.  In turnCosmetic Acupuncture facilitates oxygenation of... (read more)

How to Naturally Reduce the Visibility of Skin Pores

How to Naturally Reduce the Visibility of Skin Pores

The dots you see on the surface of your skin are actually openings of hair follicles where hair, for the most part, has decided it won't grow. Each pore contains a sebaceous gland that produces your skin’s oils. Some pores are more noticeable on certain parts of your face, like your forehead, nose, and cheeks; this is where the sebaceous glands are bigger. The size... (read more)

Acupuncture for breast sagging

Acupuncture for breast sagging

Pregnancy and birth are powerful life changing experiences. Acupuncture can support women through this important and beautiful transition by offering physical and emotional support. Postpartum Acupuncture and herbal medicine can help with the recovery process after birth, support milk production and hormonal balance. Acupuncture aids in the body maintaining homeostasis (the body in its most optimal health) which creates a healthier, stronger, more supported and... (read more)

Facial Acupuncture for Wrinkles

Facial Acupuncture for Wrinkles

Acupuncture is known for its health benefits, such as pain relief and increased energy. Something that people in the western world are still learning about is acupuncture can be used on your face for cosmetic benefits as well. Facial acupuncture takes focus off of the body and onto the face to reduce wrinkles and other lines. Facial acupuncture often begins with body needles to relax... (read more)

Treatment of dark circles under eyes

Treatment of dark circles under eyes

Dark circles under the lower eyelids are common in men and women. Often accompanied by bags, dark circles can make you appear older than you are. Though they can affect anyone, dark circles are most common in people who: are elderly have a genetic predisposition to this condition (periorbital hyperpigmentation) are from non-white ethnic groups (darker skin tones are more prone to hyperpigmentation around the... (read more)