Posts Tagged ‘acne’

What Causes Acne? | Can We Treat Acne With Acupuncture?

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 by Sharon Sherman

I was recently interviewed by Delicious Living magazine for an Oriental medical perspective on the causes and treatment of acne. Here’s the article! Chinese Herbalist Acne is an external indicator of an internal imbalance that results from what Chinese medicine calls “trapped heat” within the body. The source and appearance of each type of heat […]


Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine for Treating Acne Naturally

Sunday, January 17th, 2010 by Sharon Sherman

Acne is one of the most common conditions seen in dermatology. Typical onset is at puberty, but for some, acne persists for decades.  Acne affects areas rich in sebaceous glands: face, chest, back, upper arms and occasionally the abdomen. Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine offer effective strategies for healing this vexing condition. Practitioners of acupuncture […]