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By creating a healthy change within the body, the face becomes clearer and looks more youthful. Facial acupuncture: a safe, effective alternative to Botox!
With patience and perseverance, eczema and psoriasis can be treated safely and very effectively through Chinese Medicine.
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Back to Basics
Have you heard the buzz about “dry needling” lately? Read on to learn more about the differences between dry needling and acupuncture and what this means for you.
What makes acupuncture work better for some than others? We’ll go over three keys to a successful treatment so you can get the best results possible.
Acupuncture is just one part of the whole medical system of Chinese medicine. Explore the world of TCM.
There seems to be an ongoing conversation that one must “believe” in acupuncture–as if it is a religious-based healing or its complementary opposite, voodoo–for it to be effective.
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The practitioners listed in Acupuncture Buzz are board-certified and state-licensed with a master’s level degree in Chinese medicine, at minimum.
August Spotlight: Skin Health
Salvador Cefalu, LAc
Japanese Meridian Therapy Specialist
Salvador Cefalu, LAc is the Founder & Co-Director of A Center for Natural Healing in Santa Clara, California, a health and wellness clinic run by he and his wife, Setareh Moafi, LAc that specializes in Classical Chinese Medicine.
Salvador is a leading U.S. practitioner of Japanese Meridian Therapy, a rare form of non-insertion Acupuncture using Gold & Silver needles.
Deirdra Claiborne, LAc
Facial Rejuvenation Specialist
Deirdra Claiborne, LAc has more than 35 years’ experience in Chinese medicine and was the first acupuncturist in California to work in a major university-teaching hospital, the University of California, San Francisco.
Deirdra’s extensive training in acupuncture facial rejuvenation began in the eighties when she completed advanced training in Acupuncture facial rejuvenation in Hong Kong.
Denise Cicuto, LAc
Alchemical Healing Specialist
Denise Cicuto, LAc is a Licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist, and a diplomate in Oriental Medicine with certifications in Gua Sha, Alchemical healing, and advanced training in pregnancy and postpartum care.
When not doing acupuncture, Denise practices yoga, mindfulness meditation, takes photographs, and does historical reenactment.