Author Archives: Janet Lee

Chinese Herbalism Part II: Medicine Made for You

Anyone who has ever owned a home knows you need more in your toolbox than a screwdriver. You might need a broom, drill or drywall to maintain your home. Your body is even more complex, and it’ll take a full … Continue reading

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Microneedling — Gentle, Rejuvenating and now On Sale!

Microneedling Special: Experience our gentle andcomprehensive collagen induction therapy. Microneedling Heritage-style is not only extremely gentle, but also a thorough boost to your skin’s health and appearance. Microneedling helps improve the appearance of: •Fine lines and wrinkles•Enlarged pores•Acne scars•Discoloration•Uneven skin tone•Stretch marksEach … Continue reading

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Chinese Herbs: Fact and Fiction

If your acupuncturist has ever prescribed a Chinese herbal formula, you probably wondered about the unfamiliar ingredient names, not to mention the interesting smell and taste.  Although patients often don’t know the ingredients of their pharmaceutical prescriptions, it’s natural to be … Continue reading

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Microneedling Now Available at Heritage Acupuncture

We are happy to announce our new offering at Heritage Acupuncture — microneedling or collagen induction therapy.  With microneedling, you can expect a reduction of wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, sun damage, scars and large pores. You’ll notice an increase in skin firmness, … Continue reading

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Strengthening Immunity With Traditional Chinese Medicine

Now that the globe is in the midst of a pandemic, immunity is more important than ever. The reality is, your immunity has always been essential to your health and longevity. Thankfully, strengthening your immune system is something you can … Continue reading

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Heritage Now Offers Telemedicine

Heritage now offers Traditional Chinese Medicine from the comfort of your own home in the form of telemedicine.Now that many of us are staying home, this option removes the stress and time of travel to a medical office.With telemedicine consultations … Continue reading

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Acupuncture: Your Ally Against Shingles Pain

 Anyone who has ever experienced the pain of shingles, or the herpes zoster virus, can attest to the excruciating pain of the condition. The most common cause of chronic nerve pain, shingles affects one out of every three people in … Continue reading

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No Need to Suffer: Why You Don’t Need to Live with Chronic Pain

If you have a chronic health problem, whether it’s pain or a digestive issue, you’ve most likely made the rounds from your primary care M.D., specialist physician and physical therapist. You might have tried supplements or stretches. Somewhere along the … Continue reading

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Happy Year of the Pig

We’re out of the dog house and into the Year of the Pig in the Chinese zodiac cycle. February 19 marks the Chinese lantern festival, the finale in the New Year’s festivities. It’s a celebration indeed, as the Earth Pig … Continue reading

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Cosmetic Acupuncture: More than Skin Deep

When it comes to enhancing the appearance, there are two major avenues — natural and otherwise. “Otherwise” includes botox, fillers and, of course, surgery. While some fillers are relatively harmless long-term, none of these techniques actually improves the health. Acupuncture … Continue reading

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