BEAUTY

Genuine Collagen Regeneration with BioSil

September 1, 2014

~ Dr. Marita Schauch, BSc, ND Collagen is a buzzword that’s often heard yet seldom understood. Leafing through beauty magazines, we see ads for ‘anti-wrinkle’...

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Eczema

April 1, 2014

Herbal Formulas to Clear Eczema Eczema is a many headed beast. Some cases are textbook-clear and relatively easy to treat, while others fall between types,...

Foods that Heal Skin Disease

November 1, 2011

“What should I eat?” That is the question I am asked most often by skin patients in my Traditional Chinese Medicine practice. They ask it...

Homeopathic Medicine for Hair Loss in Women

October 1, 2011

The hair on our head is like a vegetable garden. How well it flourishes depends on what is happening beneath the surface. Just as poor...

Chinese Herbs for Beauty from the Inside Out

June 1, 2011

No matter your age, numerous herbal super-tonics can help you fight the aging process – and transform your skin, complexion, hair, nails, and overall glow....

Shea Butter – Ancient Queen of the African Jungle

May 1, 2011

For centuries, Africans, Indians, and other ancient cultures have grown to love the land, tending their farms and grazing their animals with no help from...

Homeopathic Medicine For Treating Acute & Chronic Eczema

April 1, 2011

Eczema is a generic term that defines inflammatory conditions of the skin, namely vesiculation in the acute stages. The word is broadly applied to a...

Natural Beauty: Nutrients That Can Transform Your Skin and Hair from the Inside Out

April 1, 2011

No matter your age, it is possible to revitalize your skin and hair and return to your former, youthful glow. You can transform your skin...

CHINESE MEDICINE FOR TREATING LICHENS

November 1, 2010

The “Thick Skin” Diseases One category of skin diseases with interesting visual manifestations is the “lichen” group, so named because the different types resemble the...

STURDY BURDOCK – Potent Herbal Medicine Clears Inflammation

October 1, 2010

Burdock root has many important medicinal uses. First and foremost, it is an excellent depurative or detoxifying herb. As a result it benefits any chronic...

Harmonious Self Care: Using Essential Oils in a Psychotherapy Setting

September 1, 2010

Throughout the 30+ years of my practice as a psychotherapist, I have always sought effective ways to empower my clients, helping them feel better and...

Chinese Herbal Medicine for Fungal and Yeast Infections

April 1, 2010

Fungal and yeast infections of the skin are some of the most common and tenacious dermatological complaints. Parasitic organisms that colonize the skin of susceptible...

Ancient Chinese Secrets For Health and Beauty

May 1, 2009

We live in an image-conscious society, bombarded with advertising for all manner of “beauty” solutions — from liposuction and quick-fix diets, to surgery and Botox...

Earthwatch: Green Grooming Can Save Your Skin – and Your Life

November 1, 2007

For years I scoured beauty counters in hopes of finding the perfect foundation that would cover my blotchy skin. I trolled through magazines and the...

Heavenly Horsetail: One of the First Signs of Spring

April 1, 2007

I enjoy every season, but as a student of nature and a herbalist I have to admit I love spring the most – observing the...

Clear Your Complexion: Traditional Chinese Medicine for Acne

April 1, 2007

In my practice I see more and more patients with skin disorders such as acne. These are most often the result of our environment and...