Oatmeal Beauty

If you’re looking for a quick pick-me-up that will leave you feeling and looking better, give yourself an oatmeal facial! OATMEAL Facial Combine 1/2 cup hot — not boiling — water and 1/3 cup oatmeal. After the water and oatmeal have settled for two or three minutes, mix in 2 tablespoons plain yogurt, 2 tablespoons honey, … Continue reading Oatmeal Beauty

Learn about the 2nd Spring on Sept. 18th!

Please Join Emma Dan L.Ac. for an informative talk about… Overcoming Menopause with Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Emma Dan L.Ac. will be presenting a free informative session about the changes your body will go through during midlife and how Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture can help you!  Our body is constantly changing, so it is important to learn about a … Continue reading Learn about the 2nd Spring on Sept. 18th!

Purslane, The New Green Vegetable

I went to the Farmers Market on Saturday to get my fix of delicious organic foods.  Visiting my favorite stands to see what they had, I came upon a new food that I have never seen before, Purslane.  What is Purslane I asked my local farmer.  He told me it is an edible green that you can … Continue reading Purslane, The New Green Vegetable

Herbal Fridays: Pu Gong Ying aka Dandelion

TCM which stands for Traditional Chinese Medicine includes a whole array of healing modalities including herbal medicine.  This is the reason why I went to TCM school.  I wanted to be an herb woman.  Someone who could read the land (like Katniss from the Hunger Games).  I wanted to get back to the earth and … Continue reading Herbal Fridays: Pu Gong Ying aka Dandelion

Acupuncture in Durham

Hello all! My name is Emma and I am a new acupuncturist in a new town, Durham, NC. Today is my first day in my new office. I am working at Holistic Chiropractic at Hope Valley Commons. Today all my patients had back pain. Interesting that this is such a common problem all over. What … Continue reading Acupuncture in Durham