Tag Archives of : life force

Cosmetic Acupuncture with Olivia Shurdova

Top Toxic Ingredients to Avoid in Skin Care

Ever since I started offering Cosmetic and Facial Constitutional Acupuncture over a decade ago I have been researching and offering alternative skin care products in my practice. Up until then I was caught in the mainstream belief that good products have to be attached to big brand names, whether it was make-up, or creams and […]

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Loving Kindness Practice

The meditation practice of ‘Loving Kindness’ is one that I’ve always loved, and I particularly love sharing it with my clients. It is easy, accessible and effective. It has its roots in Buddhism, yet is non-denominational. Loving kindness allows you to practice self-love regardless of how you currently feel about yourself, your life in general and/or the people in it. And ironically it can fill […]

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Taoism and Acupuncture Explained

In need of some balance, peace and harmony? Here is why I think acupuncture will benefit you and help you become more mindful and present. Holistic Medicine As you may know, acupuncture treats not only the physical but the emotional, mental and spiritual aspects of our wellbeing. In fact, even if I wanted to just […]

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Understanding Yin & Yang

Recently there’s been an increased interest to understand the concepts of Yin & Yang. Whether at the weekly meditation workshops I run, or in my private practice, there’ve been more questions than usual so I thought I’d address what it’s all about in this post. Most people know or have at least heard of Yin […]

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On Cravings

I got into an interesting conversation with a client of mine the other day which left me feeling quite inspired. It doesn’t take much, when I see the light go on in people’s eyes, as soon as the anxiety disappears and our eyes are met with understanding and empathy instead, going with the flow and […]