Acupuncture is commonly used in the treatment of chronic dermatological conditions, although, acute symptoms, like severe itching, can be effectively treated. Dermatological disorders can be caused by allergies, in which case, the allergens should be avoided. Acupuncture will treat skin diseases caused by bacteria, viruses, metabolic and hormonal imbalances, emotional problems or stress.
It treats these conditions by stimulating the metabolic system, reducing inflammation and eradicating viruses and bacteria by the use of Chinese herbal pharmacopeia. Acupuncture stimulates blood circulation and produces the formation of new cells, nourishing and rejuvenating the skin.