When we look through a lens of holistic health taking our cues from Traditional Chinese Medicine, we refer to blood deficiency specifically when part of the body, a particular organ or the entire body is not being sufficiently nourished by the blood. Blood deficiency is a lack of blood itself and the signs and symptoms can be present far before a CBC (complete blood count test) can show a diagnosis.
Nature works in cycles. Creation. Destruction. We all live our lives in cycles too. Wake up. Go to sleep. If you are female you know that every 4 weeks (or so) you'll shed the lining of your uterus and have your period unless you're pregnant. Did you know you have another 28 day cycle? You do! It's your skin!
Known for its youthful qualities, the jade gua sha is able to detoxify your skin while also brightening your complexion. The color is especially important as it promotes deeper connectivity to the heart chakra and is well known as the stone of eternal youth which makes it a go-to gemstone for facial treatments.
Summer is officially here! With the current pandemic situation we are still being required to wear masks in an effort to help flatten the curve of the covid-19 crisis, and since that means our faces will be mostly covered for the foreseeable future, let’s use this as an opportunity to go makeup free and reset our skin with our Ritual Holistic Skincare kit!