Herbal Medicine

The basis of Traditional Chinese Medicine is a combination of Acupuncture and Herbology also known as Herbal Medicine. Herbal medicine heals from the inside out and is an effective way to increase the benefits of Acupuncture. When used together, they promote optimal healing.

Herbal formulas consist of plants, flowers, and foods that are powerful in their ability to heal, strengthen, and balance the body. An example of this is peppermint, known as Bo He in Chinese medicine. Peppermint has many medicinal uses, and is used frequently to treat nausea, headaches, and nasal congestion.

Katy will evaluate your condition and a formula will be created for your specific needs. Herbal formulas can decrease inflammation and pain, increase energy and strengthen the immune system while promoting healing in affected areas. Herbs can also be prescribed in the form of essential oils.