Skin Health - Inner and outer beauty
Skin problems reflect a deeper underlying imbalance within your body as well as problems at the surface of your body.
According to Chinese medicine, when a chronic condition has settled in your skin, it is an indication that your general health has been compromised for quite some time so be patient as you work to rebalance your body. Treating your whole body, rather than just your skin, is the key to eliminating the problem and not just covering it up. The amount of time it takes for skin conditions to resolve varies depending on the duration and severity of your condition. Some conditions will clear rapidly, but others may take longer. If you have had a problem for a number of years it could take a few months to resolve and you need to be working it from both the inside (acupuncture, herbs and supplements, diet, and stress relief) and the outside (lotions and potions).
The root causes of skin conditions are often complex, and involve a combination of internal imbalances and external environmental factors. Read more ...