Skin Health

Understanding Melasma from a Chinese Medicine Perspective

Melasma is a common skin condition in which dark patches appear on the skin, most commonly on the cheeks, bridge of the nose, forehead,...

How to take care of acne-prone skin:

  How to take care of acne-prone skin: Wash gently with pH-balanced sensitive-skin cleanser and warm, not hot water. Use your hands, not a washcloth...

How Your Skin Works

  Our body’s skin is a complex organ with several functions. It consists of three layers (the epidermis, dermis, and hypodermis) which protect our body...
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Psoriasis care in winter

Winter is coming. Most of people with psoriasis the condition could get worse or have some flare-ups in the winter. Here are some tips...

About Dr. Merry Li.

Meet Dr. Merry Li

An interview with Dr. Merry Li, OMD, L.Ac. TD: Thank you very much for speaking with me today. Can you please tell us how long...

Staying Healthy with the Seasons: Fall

It is now October, time to start putting away the summer clothes, and taking out the cozy sweaters and jackets. It is a time...

Treating Absent Periods (Amenorrhea) with Chinese Medicine

Absent periods (amenorrhea) are referred to as Bi Jing in Chinese. Jing means menstruation, and bi means 'shut' or 'closed'. There are different types...

The True Meaning of Paleo

Khloe Kardashian has been hitting the gym hard and has not been letting herself slack, no matter what is going on in her life,...