A wide variety of conditions affect the skin, from acne to psoriasis to eczema and more. Additionally, symptoms of skin conditions can range from very minimal to painful and debilitating, which is why it is important to ascertain the proper diagnosis. Though there is a plethora of over-the-counter remedies for so many skin conditions, acupuncture may provide a drug-free solution for those who do not see improvement with creams or lotions or other 'traditional' skin treatments. By needling specific points for skin conditions, acupuncture can help treat your skin condition by activating your immune and endocrine systems. These are specific pathways along your body that allow for maximum energy propagation and healing. The pathways vary by patient and by condition, so call Dr. Smith today to find out if acupuncture is right for you! Dr. Smith will also discuss with you whether the addition of herbal supplements will benefit your individual situation.