Latest Traditional Chinese Medicine Articles

Why People Visit An Alternative Medical Pract...

​​Alternative medicine has benefits that conventional medicine doesn’t. Learn about the benefits of visiting an integrative medicine practitioner.

Alexis MeyerAugust 26th 2018
integrative medical practitioner office

Gotu Kola

Gotu Kola can improve wound healing and help with anti-aging. Asiaticoside, a component extracted from Gotu Kola, promotes skin repairing mechanisms

Hannah YanAugust 25th 2018
Field of green gotu kola plant

How 2 Minutes With the Skin Type Profiler Wil...

With 14 skin types developed by dermatologists with alternative medical practitioners. Your skin is unique and so should your skin care routine.

Dermveda Content TeamJuly 10th 2018
Beautiful black woman holding her face with beautiful skin

DIY Sore Muscle Relief Oil and Tea

Create your own easy, natural sore muscle rub at home. Nourish your muscles from the inside with this DIY tea. An essential oils blend can be used for sore muscles and achy joints. Try this essential oils muscle rub recipe An essential oils blend can be used for sore muscles and achy joints. Try this essential oils muscle rub recipe.  An essential oils blend can be used for sore muscles and achy joints. Try this essential oils muscle rub recipe.

Amy Branum, AHPMay 31st 2018
woman back shoulder muscles

Sugaring: An All-Natural Way to Remove Unwant...

Are you looking for a way to naturally remove unwanted hair? Sugaring is a natural hair removal method, and it's easy and cheap.

Elizabeth "Libby" PostMay 13th 2018
Sugaring solution for hair removal dripping from a spoon

Can Massages Help Eczema?

Eczema treatment is different for everyone who suffers from the skin conditions. Eczema massages with essential oils for eczema can help itchy skin.

Andrea LeungApril 28th 2018
woman getting massage for eczema

3 Reasons to Supercharge Your Diet and Skin w...

Ginger is a powerful ingredient to help with skin care and overall health. Ginger can help improve skin and help with hair growth. 

Ariel MaroonApril 11th 2018
Cutting ginger with a knife on wooden surface

Turmeric: An Anti-inflammatory Herb

The turmeric herb has many uses; including reducing inflammation in your body and skin, as well as many health benefits, that include glowing skin.

Caitlyn DagenetApril 8th 2018
Yellow turmeric powder spread out

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera gel is an ingredient used to soothe the skin. Learn about the science of using aloe vera in skin care products. Add aloe vera to your skin care routine or sun burn. 

Alexandra Vaughn, MDFebruary 28th 2018
Succulent juicy leaves of aloe vera plant

Tea Based Herbs for Asian Skin Care You Don't...

Find the best tea based herbs for Asian skin care. You will not want to miss which herbs can help clear your skin with this Asian skin care.

Tammy WuFebruary 7th 2018
Green tea in two tea cups on the table

Holiday Home Spa: Myrrh & Frankincense Bath

Make your home feel like the holidays with a frankincense and myrrh oil bath. Frankincense essentail oil will make your home feel like a spa and give you a relaxing bath.

Paz Vizcarra, MSTCM LAcFebruary 7th 2018
People bathing in an outdoor medicated spa bath

Food as Medicine: Perspectives of Alternative...

"Food as medicine" is a perspective in Ayurveda, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Naturopathy. Learn how you can be using food as medicine.

Dermveda Content TeamSeptember 11th 2017
Avocado, spinach, mushrooms, tomatoes, onions, and a knife on a wooden cutting board

DIY Pearl Powder Face Mask for Skin Brighteni...

Create your own pearl powder face mask to brighten your skin. Pearl powder is full of ingredients that can be used to brighten your skin.

Paz Vizcarra, MSTCM LAcMarch 8th 2017
Young woman outside in pearls with glowing skin

Skinterview with Holistic Skin Care Guru, Rac...

Skinterview with Holistic Skin Care Guru, Rachael Pontillo (Part 1)

Rachael PontilloJanuary 26th 2017
Interview with holistic skin care expert Rachael Pontillo - Part 2

Skin Food: Why I Love Kefir!

Kefir grains are great for your skin. Learn what kefir is and why it is so great for your skin. Kefir can be mixed into a lot of different foods.

Joseph Alban, MS LAcJanuary 24th 2017
Kefir with strawberries in square jar

How-To: Choosing High Quality Herbs

When looking for herbs especially for skin care it is important to choose high-quality herbs. Learn where to find high-quality herbs.

Karta Purkh Singh KhalsaJanuary 19th 2017
High quality home-grown herbs

Skinterview with Holistic Skin Care Guru, Rac...

Skinterview with Holistic Skin Care Guru, Rachael Pontillo (Part 1)

Rachael PontilloJanuary 12th 2017
Interview with holistic skin care influencer Rachael Pontillo

What to Look For in an Essential Oils Company

What should you be looking for in an essential oils company? Essential oils can be used carefully on the skin and face, so you want to sure they are of good quality.

Amy Branum, AHPDecember 14th 2016
Essential oils

Natural Remedy Research: Herbal Treatments fo...

Eczema treatmens can be herbal and natural remedies. Eczema treatments tend to be hard on the skin, learn about these herbal remedies for eczema treatment.

Ramses DelgadilloNovember 29th 2016
Natural herbal remedies for treating eczema

Skin Food: Beauty Soup Recipe

Get the soup recipe that will help clear your skin. This beauty soup recipe has many great ingredients to help your skin care routine.

Christina Kung, DAOM, LAcNovember 26th 2016
Woman drinking Beauty Soup for youthful skin

How-To: Make Your Own Green Tea Face Wash

Green tea has many nutrients that make it a great ingredients for skin care products. Green tea face wash can liven up your skin.

Joseph Alban, MS LAcNovember 2nd 2016
Green Tea Brewing for Face Wash

Skin Food: Wolfberry and Hemp Seed Smoothie

Wolfberry and hemp seed smoothies are great skin food to create clear and radiant skin. Read more about the ingredients and what wolfberry can do for your skin.

Joseph Alban, MS LAcOctober 31st 2016
Wolfberry and Hemp Seed Smoothie

Skinterview with TCM Expert, Joseph Alban, MS...

Go indepth with Traditional Chinese Medicine Expert Joseph Alban, MS LAc. Get to know more about TCM and the chinese herbs that can be used.

Dermveda Content TeamOctober 24th 2016
blue iron tea pot with herbs inside

Facial Rejuvenation DIY: Shatavari Mask

Create your own Shatavari mask to help rejuvenate your skin. Facial rejuvenation can be achieved through DIY Shatavari masks. Rejunivate your skin now!

Paz Vizcarra, MSTCM LAcOctober 17th 2016
Woman with face mask and cucumbers

Herbal Teas For Youthful Hair

Herbal teas can be the perfect hair treatment for youthful shiny hair. Learn about western and Traditional Chinese Medical treatment recipes

Amy Branum, AHPOctober 14th 2016
wooded box of assorted tea bags

Rose Baths for Skin Rejuvenation

Rejuvenate and love your skin with a relaxing rose bath.Learn how to rejuvinate your skin with rose baths and all the ingredients you will need.

Paz Vizcarra, MSTCM LAcOctober 1st 2016
Red rose on folded white towel with window in the background

What Is Aromatherapy?

Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils or other aromatic parts of a plant to help improve physical and mental health through smell. Learn the skin benefits

Joseph Alban, MS LAcAugust 31st 2016
Aromatherapy essential oil in a bottle surrounded by leaves and flowers on a white canvas

Ten Ways to Reduce Stress

There are many ways that stress can effect your health. Stress reduction is very important in maintaining a healthy balanced lifestyle.

Alexandra Vaughn, MDAugust 26th 2016
Woman holding temples and looking stressed

Food as Medicine: Chinese Medicine Foods At Y...

Chinese medicine foods can be found at your local grocery store. Look for these therapeutic Chinese foods.

Christina Kung, DAOM, LAcAugust 22nd 2016
Supermarket with fruits and vegetable

Three Traditional Chinese Medicine Solutions ...

There are a few ways that Traditional Chinese Medicine treat sunburn. Natural sunburn relief may include topical creams, acupuncture, & herbal medicine.

Christina Kung, DAOM, LAcJuly 18th 2016
Acupuncture needles in the back

Essential Oils for Acne

Essential oils can be used as an acne treatment. Here are some anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial essential oils that can be used as an acne treatment.

Amy Branum, AHPJuly 5th 2016
Multiple herbal oils arranged in glass containers with wooden corks

Acupuncture and Acne

Acupuncture for acne can be used to treat acne breakouts. Learn how acupuncture can benefit your skin to treat acne. 

Joseph Alban, MS LAcJune 17th 2016
Acupuncture needles inserted into the hand