Christina's Blog

Summer Recipe: Watermelon Shiso Salad

Aug 16, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des
This delicious, hydrating salad is perfect for summer!
Shiso is a aromatic leaf common to Japanese cuisine that has a minty/spicy/anise hybrid flavour. It also an herb used in Chinese Medicine for calming the fetus, reducing nausea in pregnancy and preventing seafood poisoning!

10 Factors that Influence Skin: 3. Circulation

Jul 25, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des
No amount of topical or external treatments can maintain long lasting results if skin isn’t being supported by whole body health from the inside out.

10 Factors that Influence Skin: 2. Hydration

Jun 21, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des
Factors that Influence Skin: Hydration

10 Factors That Influence Skin: 1. Sleep

Jun 12, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des

Spring Into Beautiful Skin with Acupuncture for Facial Renewal!

Mar 27, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des

ACUPUNCTURE FOR FACIAL RENEWAL FAQs

Mar 27, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des

 

No-Tortilla Soup

Mar 16, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des
This recipe is paleo, dairy-free, gluten-free, grain-free, big batch, flavourful & easy
 

Does Acupuncture Hurt?

Jan 16, 2017 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des
One of my favorite things to do as an acupuncturist is to help patients who are very nervous about needles (i.e. pain) overcome their fears and experience that acupuncture can actually be a very comfortable, enjoyable, relaxing experience.

Endometriosis-friendly Breakfast

Aug 15, 2016 | Christina Cecconi R.TCM.P, FABORM, B.Des
 
Endometriosis is one of the many conditions we treat regularly here at Acubalance as well as something I have suffered from myself.