Herbal Remedies for RosaceaRosacea is a common skin disorder characterized by flushing, redness, bumps and pustules on the cheeks, nose, forehead and chin. Spider-like veins called telangiectasia are often seen. Many people also have eye symptoms. Our unique approach to treating rosacea combines the wisdom of traditional Chinese herbalism with current research on the pharmaceutical benefits of modern botanical extracts and exotic oils. This way, we integrate “the best of both worlds” to achieve the most effective holistic treatments available. Internal herbs lay the basic foundation of healing from within, while topical treatment adds to the efficacy and expedites healing.
Leaf-2a  What’s Unique About *My* Rosacea?

In holistic dermatology, everyone’s case of rosacea is unique. Chinese herbal treatment focuses on the underlying “patterns of disharmony” associated with each individual’s skin problems. How can we tell what patterns you have? Read more…

Leaf-2b  Natural Treatment of Rosacea: Patient Stories

Taking a look at a couple of patients who have quite similar cases ~ Erin and Katie were both in their late thirties when they sought out holistic treatment for rosacea. Both had pale skin. Both became easily flushed in their cheeks. Both experienced worse symptoms after drinking alcohol. Both would get bad flare-ups from too much Los Angeles sunshine. And both had symptoms that would come and go. Read more…

Leaf-2c  Why Go Holistic?

Holistic treatment for rosacea is highly effective with long-lasting results. When the body is brought into balance, other symptoms (such as dry mouth, digestive issues, menstrual problems, insomnia, and many others) will also be addressed, resulting in overall health and wellness. Read more…

Leaf-2f  When Will I Be Better?

A treatment course for rosacea varies depending on the severity and duration of the condition. Mild cases with a recent onset generally clear up within a month or two of treatment. More serious cases of rosacea can take 4 to 6 months of treatment to fully resolve (sometimes even longer).  We treat until the condition is stable. Once this happens, the body naturally remains in a healthy state on its own.

Leaf  Does Herbal Medicine Really Work?

Herbal medicine is one of the most effective methods to address underlying imbalances and completely heal rosacea.

Leaf-2gWhat About Acupuncture?

Holistic treatment for rosacea mainly relies on herbs and botanicals. Some patients also do a course of acupuncture treatment, but it’s generally for overall health and well-being. Acupuncture is not necessary for the specific treatment of rosacea.