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)

Sugar Cravings

Sugar Cravings

The human body emits a lot of signals, and sometimes we can pick up on these signals to improve our health. However, sometimes the body gives off subtle, yet challenging signals that we tend to ignore or push aside. In world of health and wellness, sugar cravings are one of the most subtle and challenging. Generally speaking, people get sugar cravings, act on it, and... (read more)

Acupuncture for Sugar Addiction

Acupuncture for Sugar Addiction

In Chinese medicine there are five basic flavors which are bitter, sour, pungent, salty and sweet. There are however two main flavor cravings, that affect people the most, and they are the salty and sweet flavors.  The excessive intake of sweet foods and salty foods is known to cause many of the modern-day diseases that plague mankind such as obesity and heart disease. Treat the... (read more)

Acupuncture for Weight Loss

Acupuncture for Weight Loss

There are countless ways to lose weight. Sometimes traditional methods work and sometimes non-traditional methods can boost your weight loss program, as well. That's why many people turn to acupuncture for weight loss. Recent studies have evaluated the relationship between acupuncture and weight loss. Their findings support the use of the traditional practice, especially if you have already tried other methods to slim down. In... (read more)

Treatment of Double Chin with Acupuncture

Treatment of Double Chin with Acupuncture

Have all your selfies sprouted second chins lately? Thankfully, neck and chin toning can be achieved without surgery -- all it takes is adding a few targeted exercises to your workout. Over time, skin loses collagen and elasticity, causing it to sag around the neck and chin. Factors like sun exposure, smoking and poor diet can intensify the process. Two main muscles -- the sternocleidomastoid... (read more)

Treatment of sweet addiction with acupuncture

Treatment of sweet addiction with acupuncture

Some can’t avoid the candy dish at work, others can’t stop eating sweets after dinner, and some just want sugar all day, every day. To be sure, sugar has gotten a bad rap. It can be a source of empty calories, lay the groundwork for Type 2 Diabetes, and cause you to get fat. Despite the long-term health consequences of eating too much sweet stuff,... (read more)

Acupuncture for double chin

Acupuncture for double chin

A double chin, also known as submental fat, is a common condition that occurs when a layer of fat forms below your chin. A double chin is often associated with weight gain, but you don’t have to be overweight to have one. Genetics or looser skin resulting from aging may also cause a double chin. Exercises that target a double chin While there’s no scientific... (read more)